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Chris Linkas – European Head of Credit for UK-based Investment Group

April 3, 2018 - By 
Interview With European Head of Credit, Chris Linkas



Chris Linkas is a credit investor, who specializes in investing throughout the capital structure. He also performs work related to assets and outright equity while maintaining an approach that is centered on credit. In his work, he strives to preserve principal through security and protections as he also structures strong returns. read more


An Interview with Music Producer, Clay Hutson

February 27, 2018 - By 
Clay Hutson stands next to production equipment

Clay Hutson Interview

Clay Hutson is in the music industry, but he isn’t like anyone that you have ever known in that business. He takes his artist’s thoughts and feelings into consideration. He also wants to ensure that the audience experiences something beautiful and unique in every performance, and he has been known to work from sun up until sun down to make that happen. read more


Perry Mandera: A Transportation Industry Entrepreneur and Philanthropist

January 5, 2018 - By 

Perry Mandera is the founder of Custom Cares Charities, a charitable organization dedicated to the transportation industry. Custom Cares Charities follows the directives of Perry Mandera, a man constantly striving to help other people. Mandera is an entrepreneur who cares about his wife and children along with the church he faithfully attends. In addition, he is an avid sports fan and a proud member of the United States Marines Corps Reserve. In addition, he serves on the Illinois Trucking Association (ITA) Board of Directors. Perry attended high school in Chicago and graduated in 1975. He joined the United States Marine Corps Reserves where he was assigned to the motor pool (Bloomberg). While performing his duties in the motor pool, he learned how to drive a truck. When he returned to civilian life after he received an honorable discharge, Perry worked for a few different transportation companies and in 1980, he started his own business and then sold it in 1985. His interest in politics led him to serve as the Republican ward committeeman for the 26th Ward in Chicago from 1984-1988. Perry was the youngest person who had ever been elected as a Republican ward committeeman. read more


Joel Friant: Serial Entrepreneur, Free Market Enthusiast and Creator of the ”Original” Habanero Shaker

December 21, 2017 - By 
Joel Friant Habanero Shaker

Joel Friant is a serial entrepreneur, free-market enthusiast, success trainer, writer, and speaker. Joel has mastered many other fields including; home-based business, real estate, and product creation. read more


How Women Like Susan McGalla are Taking Back Top Executive Roles

November 30, 2017 - By 

According to statistics, businesses that employ equal numbers of women and men are 15 percent more likely to perform better than competitors with an unbalanced workforce. Also, companies with a more ethnically diverse workforce are 35 percent more likely to perform better than competitors with little diversity in the workplace. Experts said that being open to new ideas is a key component of any company’s success. With diversity, employers have the benefit of a wider array of perspectives that span multiple genders, age groups, ethnic backgrounds and more. Although these statistics sound good, only a few C-level positions are held by women in S&P 500 companies. read more