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LINDA ELLIOTT

President of Elliott Connection, LLC, is the go-to woman for connecting individuals with people they should know, skillfully facilitating profitable business relationships. A subsidiary of Elliott Connection is Healthcare Think Tank, with chapters in San Antonio and Austin. 

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LISA MOCHEL

Lisa Mochel, Strategic Business Consultant for eEmployers Solutions, Inc. (eESI). I consult with businesses to help them focus on increasing profitability, maximizing employee productivity, assisting with employee retention, reducing time spent in transactional human resource duties, and reducing employment-related liability.

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PAULA VOGEL

Of course, the people – diverse, humble, proud, strong. To tell you the truth, my favorites are my patients who defended our freedom in WWII, Korea and Vietnam. Most people just see some gray hair – I see people who are exceptionally interesting, courageous and full of personality and character.

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Events

NAFE February Luncheon

Congratulations to NAFE San Antonio on a new venue for the monthly luncheons! We had a great time today meeting new ladies and being educated on the Old Spanish Trail.

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Emily Sanchez

Emily Sanchez has been promoted to assistant vice president, loan coordinator, administrative supervisor in the Broadway Bank Austin Region. She joined Broadway Bank in 2014 and most recently served as a loan coordinator. Previously she worked in the mortgage industry...
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Diane Prodger

Diane Prodger has opened Elm Grove Publishing, an independent book publishing company. Its mission is to work with writers of all genres, whether they have finished or unfinished book projects or just raw book ideas, providing help with writing, book design, editing,...
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Nubia Katharine Moreno

Nubia Katharine Moreno, one of Phyllis Browning Company’s newest agents, offers high-quality real estate services to the large segment of Spanish-speaking residents of San Antonio and the surrounding areas. She will also serve English-speaking...
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Veronique Le Melle

Veronique Le Melle is the new executive director for Artpace and will assume her position on Jan.18. Since 2009, Le Melle has led the Boston Center for the Arts, a 45-year-old performing and visual arts complex, and previously served as executive director of the...
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Elizabeth Lambert

Elizabeth Lambert has been promoted to vice president, senior financial accountant in the finance department at Broadway Bank. Lambert began her career at the bank in 1997 as a financial service representative at the Huebner Banking Center, then worked her way up to...
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Audrey Hughes

Phyllis Browning Company welcomes REALTOR Audrey Hughes to their Alamo Heights office. Originally from Olmos Park, Audrey has extensive knowledge of the tri-cities areas. She admires historic homes and brings endless enthusiasm, as well as incredible organization...
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Marilyn Hartmann

Marilyn Hartmann has been named senior vice president Texas Champion Bank. She brings over 30 years of commercial lending experience in the San Antonio are and specializes in middle market lending, construction financing and SBA lending, including SBA 504 loans....
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Laura Fritze

Joining Phyllis Browning Company with over six years of experience as a REALTOR and drawing on the knowledge she gained in the corporate world, Laura Fritze prides herself on delivering exceptional service to her...
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Michelle Paire

Category: Banking Website: www.Broadway Bank.com Phone Number: (210) 283-6500 Overview Broadway Bank announces that Michelle Pair has been promoted to senior vice president, private banker. She joined the bank in 2008 and has more than 18 years of banking experience,...
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Anne Krause

Category: Banking Website: Anne Krause Phone Number: (210) 207-3677 Overview Anne Krause is the new executive director of fundraising for Hemisfair’s urban park expansion and improvements. She will direct the Hemisfair Conservancy, charged with raising philanthropic...
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Dolores Wheless

Category: Financial Services, Banking Business Center: Broadway Bank Website: www.broadwaybank.com Phone Number: (210) 283-6500 Overview Senior Vice President, Wealth Strategist Dolores has over 19 years of experience in financial services assisting families in the...
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Lynn S. Kupper

Category: Employee Benefits Phone Number: (210) 867-5309 Overview Hill & Ford, CPAs, announce that Lynn S. Kupper, CPA, has become a shareholder in the firm, which she joined in 2002. She will focus on complex tax planning and compliance and will continue to...
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Doris Dollar-Kuretich

Category: Financial Services Business Center: Ameriprise Financial Website: www.ameripriseadvisors.com/doris.a.dollar-kuretich Overview Personal financial planning • Tax management strategies Stocks, bonds, and mutual funds • Insurance and annuity products • IRAs and...
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Kimberly C. Ford

Category: Accounting Business Center: Hill & Ford, P.C. Certified Public Accountants Website: www.hf-cpa.com Overview Clients call when a catastrophe happens, and you have to take care of the problem,” says Ford, 42, a partner at Hill and Ford PC. “I...
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Hill & Ford, P.C. Certified Public Accountants

Category: Accounting Address: 8620 N. New Braunfels Suite 300 San Antonio TX, 78217 (210) 340-8351 Website: www.hf-cpa.com Overview In 1976, our founder, Gerald L. Hill left his previous firm and started out on his own. Over the next few years the firm grew from a two...
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Karen Anderson

Category: Accounting Website: numbercrunchersbookkeeping.com Phone Number: (210) 492-0100 Business Center Number Crunchers Bookkeeping 17890 Blanco Road, #301 San Antonio, Texas...
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Vanessa Bessler

Category: CEO, The Dance Center of San Antonio Artistic Director, The Children’s Ballet of San Antonio Overview: Bessler is a former principal dancer with the National Ballet of Panama and the founder and CEO of San Antonio’s premier ballet training center,  the Dance...
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Joann Boone

Category: CEO/President, Rio San Antonio Cruises Overview: Since JoAnn Boone took over the City of San Antonio’s river barge concession in October 2002, she has re-created what was once a failing operation with unreliable service and poor employee benefits into an...
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Jenifer Brown

Category: Presidio Title Overview: With over 20 years in the real estate profession, Jenifer Brown brings her talents and skills sets to Presidio Title as the newest escrow officer at the Alamo Heights location. As a longtime realtor, Jenifer understands the...
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June Bratcher

Category: CEO, Founder, Daisy Charters & Shuttles Overview: A deluxe charter coach provider with over 30 years of experience in transportation. Specializing in mass transportation locally and nationwide with 26 deluxe coaches with offices in San Antonio and Corpus...
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Dolores Wheless

Category: Financial Services, Banking Business Center: Broadway Bank Website: www.broadwaybank.com Phone Number: (210) 283-6500 Overview Senior Vice President, Wealth Strategist Dolores has over 19 years of experience in financial services assisting families in the...
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Doris Dollar-Kuretich

Category: Financial Services Business Center: Ameriprise Financial Website: www.ameripriseadvisors.com/doris.a.dollar-kuretich Overview Personal financial planning • Tax management strategies Stocks, bonds, and mutual funds • Insurance and annuity products • IRAs and...
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Valeria Bowen

Category: Car Dealerships Business Center: San Antonio Area Chevy Dealers Website: www.mysachevy.com Business Center San Antonio Area Chevy...
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Deborah Bauer

Overview: Deborah Bauer is the founder of Drake Commercial Group in San Antonio. For over thirty years, Deborah has represented investors/developers in the purchase and sale of retail, office, multifamily and land tracts. Deborah’s committment to excellence has earned...
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Pamela Bain

Category: Engineering Business Center: Bain Medina Bain, Inc Website: www.bmbi.com Phone Number: (210) 494-7223 Business Center Bain Medina Bain, Inc 7073 San Pedro San Antonio Tx,...
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DSC07279Welcome to the new SA Woman Connect! San Antonio has rapidly become a premiere market for women in business, boasting of one of the highest numbers for women run and owned businesses in the country. The new SA Woman Connect brings you much needed information to assist women to be at the top of their career game; as well as, the new businesswomen’s directory. Join us here for information on career opportunities, events, and much needed lifestyle aids for all levels of women who work. We are here for you, so if there are topics you would like to see covered or questions you have, please contact us through me at pamela@sawoman.com. I want to hear from you and make sure we are meeting your needs. It is an exciting time to be a part of the San Antonio business community.

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