Micki Byrnes named SME Cleveland 2020 Business Executive of the Year

Sales & Marketing Executives Cleveland (SME Cleveland) has named Micki Byrnes (LC 2005, CLC Board). According to the SME Cleveland website, the award is the, “profession’s premier honor to acknowledge excellence and provide community recognition for outstanding sales and marketing achievements.” She’ll receive the award on Thursday at the 59th annual Distinguished Marketing and Sales…

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Two alums make the Top 25 under 35 list

The Cleveland Professional 20/30 Club recently released their 2020 Movers & Shakers Northeast Ohio Top 25 under 35 list, which includes alumni Patrick Hackett (OBC 2019, CLC Leadership Council) and Drew Stelzer (OBC 2019, CLC Leadership Council). According cleveland2030.org, “The awards recognize 25 young leaders under 35 years of age that have a record of…

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Four CLC alum among the 2020 Newsmaker Award honorees

As part of their 40th anniversary, Crain’s Cleveland Business is honoring eight Newsmakers (two for each decade), “who have had a lasting impact on our region since Crain’s first published on March 31, 1980.” Mike Benz (ALI 2018, LC 1995, CLC Board) Tom Chema (LC 1991) David Gilbert (LC 2001) Beth Mooney (LC 2008) See…

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Two alumni on the 2020 Cleveland’s Most Interesting People list

Phyllis Harris (LC2 2020, LC 2019, CEBC 2013) and Felton Thomas (LC 2010) have been named as two of Crain’s Cleveland Business‘ Cleveland’s Most Interesting People 2020, which Crain’s labels as, “the foundation of our past and the hope for our future. They keep us grounded, inspire movements and help us see our city in…

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Three CLC alumni honored as YWCA’s 2020 Women of Achievement

Three CLC alumni have been named to the YWCA Greater Cleveland’ 2020 Women of Achievement. Mary Kim Elkins (LC 2019), Stamy Paul (LC 2020), and Patricia Shlonsky (LC 2012) will receive their awards at the YWCA annual luncheon on June 1, 2020. According to YWCA Greater Cleveland President & CEO Margaret Mitchell (LC 2011), “Each…

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