Keynote Speakers

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Robin hauser reynolds

Robin Hauser

Director/Producer

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Robin is the director and producer of cause-based documentary films at Finish Line Features, LLC. As both a business woman and a longtime professional photographer, Robin brings her creative eye and leadership skills to her documentary film projects.

Her years in fine art photography give her a keen vision for the artistic design of her films; her experience in the business world affords her a unique perspective on what it takes to motivate an audience.

Dariusz paczuski

Dariusz Paczuski

Chief Marketing Officer

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Dariusz is the Head of Growth and Marketing for Yahoo’s search, communications, and international products. He is also the founder of Rocket Works, a craft spirits / lifestyle brand targeting snow enthusiasts and weekend warriors with their first product Rocket Vodka (Hei Skaal!). Prior to Yahoo and Rocket, he served in key leadership roles at pioneering technology companies such as Telenav, Microsoft (Bing, Tellme), AOL, and Netscape.

He is a graduate of the Stanford Executive Program and GE’s Financial Management Program. He earned a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing and a Certificate in International Business from California State University at Long Beach, where he also received a swimming scholarship and competed for the Norwegian national swim team. He’s still an avid swimmer, cyclist, runner, triathlete, and skier – and recently won his age group in a 1/2 Ironman triathlon.

He is also a member of the JoAnn Boland International Scholarship Fund selection committee. It’s dedicated to his team member JoAnn Boland, who served at AIESEC United States as Vice President of Human Resources in 1992 –1993 when Dariusz was National Committee President. He also served as Vice President of Human Resources and Local Committee President at AIESEC Long Beach.

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Diane king hall

Diane King Hall

Business Anchor and Reporter, NY1

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Diane King Hall joined NY1 in February of 2010 as the news channel's business anchor/reporter. Prior to her arrival, she worked as a freelance reporter for CNN and as a contributing business anchor/reporter for Reuters Television. She also contributed reports to businessweek.com and ABC affiliates.

She has covered major business stories including the 2009 bankruptcy of General Motors and the shotgun wedding of Merrill Lynch and Bank of America. She has also interviewed notable business figures including Larry Fink, CEO of BlackRock; Bob Doll, Chief Investment Officer for Global Equities, BlackRock; Nobel Laureates Joseph Stiglitz and Paul Krugman; and Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney, Chairwoman of the Joint Economic Committee. She also received a bronze Telly Award for a report on L'Oreal Brandstorm, an international marketing competition for students.

She received a Bachelor's of International Affairs from the University of Cincinnati. She also holds a certificate from the Wharton Seminars for Business Journalists.

Session/Workshop Speakers

Henry hutcheson

Henry Hutcheson

President of Family Business USA

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Henry spent the first part of his professional life working for his family’s business, Olan Mills Portrait Studios, before launching an international management career with UPS, Sumitomo Electric, and IBM. As the Director of Business Transformation with IBM/Lenovo, Henry worked in Asia, Europe, and South America improving business operations. Henry is currently the founder of Family Business USA, where he is an advisor and consultant.

Henry attended the American College of Switzerland where he studied Psychology, and he also has a B.A. from the University of Texas at Austin, where he was LCP. Henry earned an M.B.A. in Management from Columbia Business School.

David pollay

David Pollay

Author, Coach, Speaker

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David J. Pollay is one of today's most in-demand professional and personal transformational coaches in the world. He has taught millions his trademarked success and happiness formula through his executive coaching, writing, and speaking. If you want to be happy and successful, he teaches you how to triumph over negativity every day, and how to create your own daily fulfillment at work and at home.

David is the president of The Momentum Project, LLC, an executive coaching and performance development company. David is a leader in the Science of Positive Psychology and a co-founder of the International Positive Psychology Association. David and his team apply cutting-edge positive psychology research to increase workplace performance and personal fulfillment.

Mark stell

Mark Stell

Owner and Managing Partner, Portland Roasting Coffee

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It wasn’t until opening Portland Roasting in 1996 that Stell was introduced to the grower component of the coffee business, and once he began his travels to coffee-producing countries, he developed a deep appreciation for the growers and their commitment and love of the land. Mark’s leadership has earned the company local and national recognition for its business achievements and sustainability initiatives, and for five years running, Portland Roasting was recognized as one of Portland’s fastest-growing private companies by Portland Business Journal. When not traveling or managing his team, he retreats with family to his cabin in the shadow of Mt. Adams and tries to sneak in a fly fishing trip here and there.