Committee

Marion Long

Favorite beach drink or snack?

Cold Beer

Marion Long, President and CEO of PCG Holdings, Inc., is a strong entrepreneurial leader. In 2014, he was selected by Hampton Roads Magazine’s “Inside Business” as one of the “Top 40 Under 40”, a recognition that honors successful businesspeople who are also active in their communities. In 2015, he was recognized with the Entrepreneurial Excellence award.

Marion has established, grown, and exited multiple businesses over the last 20 years. Businesses ranging from mental health counseling to food service to real estate investments and holdings, all of which helped Marion compile a vast business knowledge base that in turn helped launch his consulting business.

Marion served as Mayor of the town of Belle Haven for eight years and has been involved in numerous community activities in a leadership role, including serving as chairperson for the Harvest Fest Committee for multiple years, and serving on the Board for the Randy Custis Foundation as well as the Board for the Boys and Girls Club.

Much of Marion’s volunteer time is giving back to the Entrepreneur’s Organization, he has served as Past President, Learning Chair, Membership Chair, and Strategic Alliance Chair Finance Chair, US East Area Director, NERVE Learning Chair, and NERVE Event Chair.


Tom Patania

Favorite beach drink or snack?

Rum Punch

Tom Patania currently owns/manages a portfolio of four brands. With a strong understanding of the B-to-B and B-to-C marketplace and a strong focus in the entertainment industry, Tom has deep-rooted expertise in partnership development, marketing, risk management, retail sales and brand growth. Tom is a graduate of MIT Entrepreneurship program and an active board member/advisor to numerous causes including the NJ EO, and the National Association of Ticket Brokers.


Steve Stoloff

Favorite beach drink or snack?

Pina Colada

Steve is a serial entrepreneur who has owned and operated several sports and event businesses including the Wipeour Run, a leading obstacle race series that produced events all over the world. He lives in Richmond, VA and recently launched Next Round, a golf equipment trade-in business.


Theresa Ceniccola

Favorite beach drink or snack?

Orange Crush

Theresa is co-owner of Red Orange Studio, a creative branding agency based in Richmond, Virginia. In this capacity, she gets to use her creativity and organizational skills to lead a team of writers, graphic designers, account managers and web developers. She has a strong marketing background with an emphasis in healthcare, higher education and nonprofit industries.

Theresa has a heart for community service and spends much of her free time volunteering. She has served as board chair for Girls on the Run South Hampton Roads and was a longtime Girl Scout leader and Designation Imagination coach. A member of EO Southeast Virginia, Theresa is the External Engagement champion for the chapter. She’s an outdoor enthusiast who is at home on the beach or in the mountains with her family.


Martin A Joseph

Favorite beach drink or snack?

Orange Crush

Martin is a past President of EO Southeast Virginia, member of Civic Leadership Class of 2015, recipient of Inside Business Magazine’s Top 40 Under 40 and recipient of Entrepreneurial Excellence Awards. He is former Chair of the Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce, and on the Board of Directors for the Lions Medical Eye Bank. He enjoys summers on the water at the beach with family and riding Wave Runners. Martin also enjoys golf, snow skiing, weight training, college football and keeping up with the latest in technology trends.


Jeff Jaycox

Favorite beach drink or snack?

Vodka cranberry on the rocks

Reside in Virginia Beach VA with my lovely wife and two boys (18 & 21). Spend my days leading a team of skilled individuals to engineer and manufacture a large variety of items to support US Military and commercial customers. IN my spare time I love to hang with my family, boat, golf, fish and travel.


Kevin Tucker

Favorite beach drink or snack?

Craft beer

Started SŌLitude Lake Management® to focus on the growing need for adequate management of lakes and storm water retention ponds and the preservation of our natural and man-made water resources. SŌLitude Lake Management® is the leading full service lake and pond management firm devoted to providing its customers with a wide array of water quality, fisheries, wetland, stormwater, and invasive species management services throughout the country.

Currently serves on the board of multiple businesses from various industries to include hospitality, real estate development, communications, craft beverage, and more.

Actively invests in many startup, small and mid cap businesses across the US, while offering consulting services to many other entities.

A recognized leader in the areas of organizational management, people, branding, corporate community outreach programs, high impact communications, and lead generation focused marketing.

Graduated from James Madison University in 1993 with a degree in Business Management. Has served as an Entrepreneur in Residence and is currently serving on the Board of the Center for Entrepreneurship at JMU.


Danny Maxwell

Favorite beach drink or snack?

Orange Crush

I have been in business for 20 years and EO for 5 years. Raised in Va. Beach. I love my city, I love EO and I really love to have a good time!


Chris Krimitsos

Favorite beach drink or snack?

Mango Daiquiri Virgin!

Chris Krimitsos holds the Guinness World Records™ title for the largest attendance for a virtual podcasting conference in one week, and is a leading expert on podcasting and on-demand audio. His international conference, PodFest, is the longest-running continuous in-person podcasting event in the world and attracts thousands of attendees from over 50 countries each year. Running parallel with that event, Chris also successfully birthed VidFest, as part of his efforts to build the home for all creators.


Sejal Lakhani-Bhatt

Favorite beach drink or snack?

Tequila on the rocks

Sejal Lakhani is the CEO of TechWerxe, a Managed Service Provider (MSP) that provides enterprise level IT support to small-midsize companies, and CloudWerxe, a secure cloud solution built for other MSPs. Sejal has been named a Gold Stevie Award winner in the category of Female Executive of the Year, NJBIZ Digi-Tech Innovator, 2021 ROI Technology Influencer, and a 2021 NJBIZ Best 50 Women in Business honoree. Sejal is devoted to her two young boys and committed to showing them the strength women can have in the face of adversity.


David Aferiat

Favorite beach drink or snack?

Ricard over ice

Leading change from AI in financial markets to sustainable vineyards of organic champagne in France. President-Elect EO Atlanta 2022-2023.


Dennis Januchowski

Favorite beach drink or snack?

Caipirinha

Dennis started his career as a US Navy Submarine Officer and Supply Corps Officer before spending the last 25 years as a Management and Information Technology Consultant. His business, Contigo Management Consultants, LLC, was founded to provide the same high quality services as large firms do, but with hand-selected teams, a small business service approach, and high value results. Outside of work, Dennis enjoys spending time with family, Big Mountain Skiing, and playing Soccer and Tennis.


Brad Scott

Favorite beach drink or snack?

Orange Crush (made with Stoli orange vodka vs. Burnette’s. The crush is a must have in Virginia Beach!

Serial Entrepreneur, Army Vet, ranked #1 Native American Entrepreneur by Inc. Magazine, past EO Chapter President, EO Accelerator Coach, passionate about EO!


Jarrod Britt

Favorite beach drink or snack?

Vodka Soda with Lime


Rod Hobbs

Favorite beach drink or snack?

Orange Crush

Rod Hobbs is a supportive father, proud Navy Veteran, and successful entrepreneur. After serving his country in 1996, Rod quickly climbed the ranks in the steel building industry and started investing in real estate. In 1999 Rod founded Steel Building Pros, a National Supplier of steel buildings and formed Rhino Properties LLC in 2010. Rod has a heart for volunteering, philanthropy, and actively serves on the board of EO SEVA. In this role, he gives back by coaching and mentoring EO Accelerators to help them grow and scale their businesses.


Christina Tate

Executive Director of Southeast Virginia Chapter

Christina Tate is the Executive Director of the Southeast Virginia chapter. She is also an adjunct professor of Business and teaches courses in Entrepreneurship, Leadership Development and Principles of Supervision. Christina is an entrepreneur at heart and created a business specializing in grant writing. She holds an MBA in Entrepreneurship from Regent University.


Coreen Harney

EO DC member, OmniTech Services

OmniTech Services specializes in electronic security. Supporting government agencies, companies, & facilities with high-tech security solutions for access control, intrusion detection, and IP video surveillance. We also provide service, maintenance, and training.


Kevin Tucker

EO Southeast Virginia Member, SOLitude Lake Management

Full-Service Lake and Pond Management Firm specializing in the management of lakes, ponds, storm water BMP’s, and other fresh water systems and wetland habitats.


Michael Brady

EO Philadelphia member, Apex Wealth Management

Financial consulting business working with individuals and small businesses


Bill Burnette

EO Southeast Virginia Member, Burnette Capital

Storage development and operation.