225) About Michael Ricks and Small Business Administration

Michael Ricks appears on The Exit Plan Show with Norman A. Hood, CExP and Host.

Michael Ricks and Small Business Administration Michael: “Yes. I started off in the Army. I joined from college and I was on scholarship at the University of Houston where I studied Electrical Technology. Graduated, served 11 years in the Army. While I was in the Army, I got a Master’s Degree and an MBA from the […]

224) About Michael Beduze and Da Vinci Global Consulting, LLC

Michael Beduze appears on The Exit Plan Show with Norman A. Hood, CExP and Host.

Michael Beduze and Da Vinci Global Consulting, LLC “I have six professional designations, among them Certified Financial Planner and Chartered Financial Consultant and a Chartered Pension Advisor. I started with Northwestern Mutual in the 70s and quickly developed my own fee-only financial planning firm in the 1980s, then became a pension consultant and had my […]

223) About Mark S. Lewis and Simmons & White LLC

Mark S. Lewis appears on The Exit Plan Show with Norman A. Hood, CExP and Host.

Mark S. Lewis and Simmons & White LLC Mark: “Okay. I’m actually born and raised in Rochester, New York. I got my undergraduate degree in Finance, Boston College, and then came down to New Orleans and got my MBA at Tulane in Finance and Marketing. And right after that I started with IBM, worked with them for […]

222) About Lynn E. Pyke and Gulf Benefit Consultants, LLC

Lynn E. Pyke appears on The Exit Plan Show with Norman A. Hood, CExP and Host.

Lynn E. Pyke and Gulf Benefit Consultants, LLC Len: “Well, I graduated from Penn State with a Degree in Mathematics. I originally wanted to be an actuary but when I was looking for jobs the time wasn’t right or the opportunities weren’t there. So I did some other stuff for a few years and then I figured […]

221) About Lisa Finn and Rabalais Law

Lisa Finn appears on The Exit Plan Show with Norman A. Hood, CExP and Host.

Lisa Finn and Rabalais Law Lisa: “Sure, happy to. I’m Lisa Finn. I’m originally from Miami, Florida. I went to college in Miami. I went to Law school at Florida State University College of Law in Tallahassee. Went back to Miami where I got a Masters of Law in Estate Planning from the University of Miami […]

220) About John Cressend and Rufus P. Cressend CPA LLC

John Cressend appears on The Exit Plan Show with Norman A. Hood, CExP and Host.

John Cressend and Rufus P. Cressend CPA LLC John: I graduated from University of Louisiana in Lafayette some years back, 2004 actually. Since then worked in the accounting profession right out of school. Stayed in Lafayette for a few years, kind of working in the private sectors before moving over into public accounting. Then 2010, […]

219) About Joel Duran and Sunbelt Business Brokers of New Orleans

Joel Duran  appears on The Exit Plan Show with Norman A. Hood, CExP and Host.

Joel Duran and Sunbelt Business Brokers of New Orleans Joel: “Well, I went to college like everyone else and when I was in college I was lucky that I joined a fraternity and a group of businessmen towards me really steered me into the right direction and the way that I ended up in business brokerage […]

218) About Clayton J. White, Attorney at Law LLC

Clayton J. White appears on The Exit Plan Show with Norman A. Hood, CExP and Host.

Clayton J. White, Attorney at Law LLC Clayton: “Sure. Educationally, I’m an undergraduate in Physics, MBA in Law… (continues) We specialize in working with businesses that are going through transitions, start-ups, high growth exits in this case and so forth. The big transitions, we help them through the legal, the personal and the business aspects […]

217) About Chuck Blowhowiak and C. Blohowiak Consulting, LLC

Chuck Blowhowiak appears on The Exit Plan Show with Norman A. Hood, CExP and Host.

Chuck Blowhowiak and C. Blohowiak Consulting, LLC Chuck: “Okay. I started off in the IT role, database design and so forth in a little school in Texas, Texas A&M. From there, I went into Virginia Tech and did a lot of research work in behavioral, especially behavioral genetics. The statistical research behind it.  From there I […]

216) About Ronald W. Morrison, Jr. and Morrison & Morrison, Attorneys at Law

Ronald W. Morrison, Jr. appears on The Exit Plan Show with Norman A. Hood, CExP and Host.

Ronald W. (Chip) Morrison, Jr. and Morrison & Morrison, Attorneys at Law Chip: “Sure. I’m a board certified Estate Planning Specialist as certified by Louisiana Bar Association. I’ve lived here in New Orleans for most all of my life. I graduated from the University of New Orleans and I graduated Law School from Southern University […]