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

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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

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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

Chip Dodd

Favorite beach drink or snack?

Jalapeno Mojito

Philip “Chip” Dodd is the President and CEO of Support Services of Virginia, Inc. headquartered in Virginia Beach. Since 1994, SSVA has provided person centered supports to persons with developmental disabilities in the Coastal Virginia, Eastern Shore, Central and Southside Virginia areas. Chip grew up in Yorktown Virginia and graduated with a BS in Psychology from Christopher Newport University. When not working, Chip can be found chasing flow by expedition adventure racing, mountain biking, rock climbing, boating, hiking, van camping, scuba diving, and skateboarding.