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Michael Telesca:
A judge in pursuit of common ground

Michael Telesca has never been known as a hanging judge. Instead, he has acquired a reputation as a settling judge, a jurist who likes a good negotiation. If he thinks public time and money can be saved, he bends the ...

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Robert Strandberg Position: President and CEO of PSC Inc. Education: B.S., industrial engineering operations research, Cornell University, Ithaca, 1979; MBA, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass., 1984 Age: 41 Home: Pittsford Family: Wife, Susan; Children, Robby, 11; Caitlin, 10; and Kelly, 8 ...

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Robert Strandberg:
A turnaround gets its finishing touches

At Robert Strandberg’s Tudor-style Pittsford home, numerous renovations stand half-completed. But his biggest remodeling project is taking place miles north at PSC Inc. Strandberg recently wrapped up his first year as president and CEO of the Webster-based manufacturer of bar-code ...

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Steve Odland Position: President and CEO, Tops Markets Inc. Age: 39 Education: B.S., business management, University of Notre Dame; MBA, Northwestern University Family: Wife, Anne; three children, ages 9, 7 and 3 Hobbies: golf and “being a slave to Tops” ...

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Steve Odland:
Putting people first at Tops Markets Inc.

The new president and CEO of Tops Markets Inc. is easily comfortable with people. Steve Odland radiates with a warm smile as he greets customers in the produce section of the Tops International Store in Greece. On this day, a ...

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Chris Economides:
Taking his best shot as an entrepreneur

July 12, 1996. It was halftime, and Christo “Chris” Economides had left the owners’ suite at Frontier Field; he was gripping the railing as he stared at the pavement below. “I felt like jumping at the time,” recalls Economides, a ...

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Christo “Chris” Economides Position: Vice president and general manager of the Rochester Raging Rhinos Education: Degree in business administration, Monroe Community College, 1979 Age: 39 Most frequented lunch spots: Rocky’s, Antonetta’s, Mt. Hope Family Diner Family: Wife, Donna; Sons, Steven ...

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Michael Triassi and Bradley Harmsen:
Sear-Brown doubles up for more growth

“Now is a good time for architecture and engineering firms,” Michael Triassi says. Recently named CEO of the Sear-Brown Group, Triassi speaks from a perspective of more than three decades in the business, and from having seen his own firm ...

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Michael Triassi Position: Chairman and CEO, the Sear-Brown Group Education: B.S. Civil Engineering, Marquette University, Milwaukee, Wis., 1964 Age: 55 Interests: golf Biggest recent thrill: attending Yankees-Mets game at Shea Stadium Recent honors: 1998 Engineer of the Year award, New ...

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Dennis Buchan:
A banker who hits the ground running

Anyone who knows Dennis Buchan knows he can work a room. To the president of the Rochester District of KeyBank N.A., though, talking to people hardly is work. Whether hosting a fund-raising party with his wife at the Memorial Art ...

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Dennis Buchan Position: President for the Rochester District of KeyBank N.A. Education: B.A., government, Franklin & Marshall College, Lancaster, Pa., 1965 Age: 55 Family: Wife, Mary; Daughter, Katherine, 25; Son, Hugh, 22 Community Activities: Chairman of the Greater Rochester Visitors ...

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Bruno Glavich:
Profiting by doing what he knows best

A whiff of photographic-fixer solution and a chance meeting in a college stairway changed Bruno Glavich’s life. Instead of running Applied Image Inc., an optical-imaging company with 250 employees that marks its 20th anniversary this fall, he likely would have ...

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Bruno Glavich Position: President, Applied Image Inc. Education: B.S., photo science, Rochester Institute of Technology, 1972; MBA, RIT, 1975 Age: 48 Family: Wife, Carol; sons, Michael, 14, and Nicholas, 8. Interests: Tennis, sailing, photography and playing the accordion What best ...

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Position: President and CEO, the Doyle Group Inc. Education: B.S., business management, the Management School at Syracuse University, Syracuse, 1979 Age: 41 Family: Wife, Lauren; Children: John Doyle III, 14; Alexandra, 11; Eric, 9; Chloe, 6 Interests: Family outings, sailing, ...

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John Doyle Jr.:
Secure in his role as a chief executive

Nice guys are supposed to finish last. But no one, it seems, told John Doyle Jr. President and CEO of the Doyle Group Inc., Doyle heads a business ranked among the nation’s top 30 security and alarm companies. A holding-company ...

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