Entrepreneurial and client-focused, John pays particular attention to the security challenges faced by his clients. John served honorably for six years in military intelligence, completing tours in the UK, Germany and South American regions and specializing in both Operational Intelligence and Counterintelligence. He now specializes in the areas of governance risk and compliance, cloud security, vendor risk management physical security and mitigating against vehicle-born terrorism. John is a member of two separate non-profit boards, where he provides board-level guidance on cybersecurity and compliance issues.
William (Bill) Currin is the former three-term Mayor of Hudson and the founding member of The Lee Dale Group, LLC (LDG) in January of 2015. Bill specializes his consultative services with pre-revenue startup companies, an expertise he learned during his many years with Johnson & Johnson and as an avid serial entrepreneur.
Bill graduated from Otterbein University with a B.A. in economics in 1967 and currently resides in Hudson, Ohio.
Phil Mikita began his management career in 1973, working for the Ohio Bell Telephone Company. During his career, Phil has held a variety of positions in product development, total quality management, human resource planning, training and marketing as well as founding a number of startups, including a Voice-Tel and Renaissance Business and Educational Services company. Phil has a B.A. from the University of Mount Union and an MBA from Cleveland State.
Phil joined the Lee Dale Group in 2015, where his primary focus is on business case development and market research.
Don Polyak is the SubRosa CMO and principal of The Impact Group, a full-service marketing communications firm that he co-founded in 2001. Prior to The Impact Group, Don led the business operations for Bacon’s Information and leverages this experience with his political campaign background to deliver innovative methods of marketing.
Tom is a principal of the Impact Group marketing and communications firm. Tom specializes in executive leadership, corporate and government communications, research measurement techniques, communications training, political strategy and crisis communications.
Jack is the former COO of GE Consumer products, COO of Husqvarna NA and Senior VP of Global Operations at Goodyear. A global transformation strategist in industrial and consumer durables, Jack has significant supply chain and P&L experience including sales, engineering, manufacturing, purchasing, distribution and human resources.
George is the former Chief Marketing and Merchandising Officer for Signet Jewelers. During his 37-year career, George has held multiple senior operational roles and is an advocate of using strategic positioning, omnichannel, social and broadcast media and business development. Through proven ROI approaches, George has spurred multimillion-dollar sales, opened new revenue opportunities and built highly accomplished teams.