The COSE Board of Advisors is a body of members that represent the interests of COSE's members collectively. They speak and act on behalf of the membership and provide oversight and guidance in matters of policy related to the implementation of the COSE mission, which states through our deep understanding of small businesses, we provide the right solutions and resources to help our members succeed – every day – because small business growth and success is our priority. The COSE Board of Advisors is comprised of business leaders from businesses of all types and sizes throughout Northeast Ohio.


Mr. John G. Young – Chairman of the Board - Speed Exterminating 
Mr. Brian Alquist - 1Direction, Inc.
Mr. Nevin Bansal - Outreach Promotional Solutions
Mr. Fernando Bertero – Fully Promoted/EmbroidMe
Mr. Tim Dimoff - SACS Consulting
Mr. John Doyle - FASTSIGNS Downtown Cleveland
Mr. Taylor Evans - Rust Belt Recruiting
Mr. Christopher Ferranti - flourish agency
Mr. Alex Gertsburg – Gertsburg Law Firm Co., LPA
Mr. Kevin Johnson - NexGen Interactive
Ms. Margaret Judd - Executive Arrangements
Mr. Brian Krusz - Sgt. Clean's Car Wash of Ohio
Ms. Bonnie Matthew - Food For Thought Inc.
Mr. Marvin Montgomery - The Sales Doctor
Mr. Tim Opsitnick - Technology Concepts & Design, Inc. (TCDI)
Mr. Bob Pacanovsky – The Black Tie Experience
Ms. Cheryl Perez – Benefits Innovation Group
Mr. Damon Piatek - Welke Customers Brokers USA
Mr. Rion Safier - Rion Safier Accounting, LLC
Mr. Vince Salvino - CodeRed
Mr. Michael E. Stanek - Hunt Imaging LLC
Ms. Tameka Taylor - Compass Consulting Services, LLC
Ms. Stacy Ward Braxton - The Significance Group
Mr. Tony Weber - Goldfarb Weber Creative Media
Ms. Jill Windelspecht - Talent Specialists Consulting