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Larry Fuentes Title: CEO, Superior Interior Systems Inc.; CEO, Firestop Technologies Inc.; CEO and president, LLF Enterprises LLC Age: 39 Education: Studied criminal justice for three years at SUNY College at Brockport Family: Wife, Camille; daughter, Christina, 14; sons, Jordan, ...

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Richard Kaplan Title: President and CEO, Pictometry International Corp. Age: 58 Education: Attended Rochester Institute of Technology and SUNY at Buffalo Residence: Brighton Family: Wife; adult son and daughter Outside interests: Karate; serving on numerous area organization boards; speaking and ...

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The sky’s the limit for his latest venture

Richard Kaplan has earned a black belt in karate, started a slew of companies, run for Congress and tried to change the world. Now he is working to transform how business and government view the world. The Brighton resident is ...

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Sending a strong signal at Clear Channel

Less than 60 days after Karen Carey became vice president and market manager of Clear Channel Communications Inc. in Rochester, the Bob Lonsberry controversy erupted. A month later, Clear Channel faced sharp criticism over plans to leave the city of ...

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Karen Carey Title: Vice president and market manager, Clear Channel Communication Inc. Age: 38 Education: A.A.S in liberal arts, Mohawk Community College, Utica, 1985; B.A. in communication/journalism, St. John Fisher College, 1987 Residence: Penfield Family: Husband, Daniel; daughter, Lilli, 1 ...

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Charles G. Lill Title: President and CEO, Frank Lill & Son Inc. Age: 46 Education: B.S. degree, Cornell University, 1979 Residence: Mendon Family: Wife, Ann; sons, Luke, 16, Jake, 13, Jesse, 10; daughter, Mackenzie, 23 months Hobbies: Youth hockey and ...

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Running his family firm still a blast for CEO

A younger, longer-haired Charles G. Lill, in his No. 60 Cornell University football uniform, looks down from a large, framed photograph on a wall in the Webster headquarters of the third-generation family business over which Lill presides. The photograph is ...

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Overcoming challenges works for this leader

Unlike most Upstate New York school kids who pray for snow days, Matthew Hurlbutt never cared for those stormy surprises. His father, Douglas, owned the Hilton Dairy. When roads were almost impassable, deliveries behind schedule, and the schools were closed, ...

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Matthew Hurlbutt Title: Executive director, RochesterWorks Inc. Age: 35 Home: North Greece Education: B.A. in political science, SUNY College at Geneseo, 1991; master of public administration, SUNY College at Brockport, 1999 Honors: Inducted into Pi Alpha Alpha, the National Honor ...

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Orchestrating growth at this optics firm

David Smith and his team were among the top reasons why Melles Griot Inc. moved roughly $8 million of its industrial optics business here. The relocation brought 30 jobs here, surging total employment to more than 100 staffers. Melles Griot ...

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David Smith Title: Vice president and general manager, Melles Griot Optics Group, Melles Griot Inc. Age: 58 Home: Brighton Education: B.S. in physics, University of Rochester, 1970; MBA in marketing, Rochester Institute of Technology, 1997 Family: Wife, Elizabeth Interests: Music, ...

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Center director puts the focus on the patient

Walking into the Pluta Cancer Center’s reception area, one might take it for the lobby of a small, elegant hotel. Softly lit, the area features richly polished dark wood paneling and tasteful, comfortable furniture. The look is deliberate. It is ...

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Sandra McDonald M.D. Title: Pluta Cancer Center Medical Director Age: 50 Family: Single, sisters in South Africa and Norway Education: M.B., Ch.B., University of Stellenbosch Medical School, Cape Town, South Africa, 1976; M. Med. in radiation therapy, University of Stellenbosch ...

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Assisting others is his lifetime mission

At age 18 and as an employee at the Buffalo Psychiatric Center, James Branciforte for the first time saw a patient undergo electroconvulsive shock therapy. Shock therapy, more commonly used in the middle of the last century for the mentally ...

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James Branciforte Title: CEO, Lifetime Assistance Inc. Age: 46 Education: A.S. in human services, Genesee Community College, Batavia, 1981; B.S. in human services, SUNY College at Brockport, 1983; MSW, Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and Policy, SUNY at Albany, 1984. ...

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