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Forty Under 40 Class of 1997


Peter Abdella Partner Harter, Secrest & Emery LLP Richard Alexander Partner Harter, Secrest & Emery LLP Rachel Bandych Owner and vice president of membership services Massage Envy Spas of Rochester and Syracuse Residence: City of Rochester Influenced by: Hon. Michael ...

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Forty Under 40 Class of 2012


Mark Allen Region executive, Upstate NY and North Central PA; Chase Commercial Banking JPMorgan Chase & Co. Residence: Pittsford Favorite quote: “Yes, sir!”—Verne Lundquist, 1986 Masters Influenced by: Bob Ryan, former market executive for Chase Commercial Banking and current group ...

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Forty Under 40 Class of 1996


Martin Birmingham President and CEO Five Star Bank and Financial Institutions Inc. Residence: Pittsford Favorite quote: “A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.”—Winston Churchill Influenced by: My career has been influenced ...

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Forty Under 40 Class of 2011


Patrick Ahern Senior vice president, business development Brand Integrity Inc. Residence: Pittsford Favorite quote: “Great moments are born from great opportunities.”—Herb Brooks Jon Alhart Director, social and digital media Dixon Schwabl Inc. Residence: Penfield Favorite quote: “It’s your outlook on ...

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Forty Under 40 Class of 1995


Philip Andolina Managing partner Lawley Andolina Verdi LLC Residence: Rochester Rochester in one word: Giving Influenced by: Dan Meyers Dawn Borgeest Senior vice president and chief corporate affairs officer United Way of Greater Rochester Inc. Residence: Canandaigua Favorite quote: “Failure ...

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Forty Under 40 Class of 2010


Wanda Acevedo CEO Wilson Commencement Park Residence: Greece Rochester in one word: Resourceful Influenced by: Jim Fonzi, president of Gates Automotive Scott Bader Senior vice president, technology services director Five Star Bank Residence: Albion Rochester in one word: Home: After ...

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Home sweet home–but far from perfect

Rochester’s up and comers are vocal champions and big believers in the area. The community’s family-friendly climate makes it easy to stay here, they say.

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Forty Under 40 Class of 2009


Marvell Adams CEO Collington, a Kendal affiliate Residence: Baltimore, Md. Favorite quote: “Work smarter … not harder.”—Allan F. Mogensen Jennifer Arbore Partner EFP Rotenberg LLP Residence: Webster Favorite quote: “What would you do if you weren’t afraid?”—Sheryl Sandberg Influenced by: ...

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Forty Under 40 Class of 2014

Jeanette Batiste Co-executive director and chief operating officer Foodlink Inc. Age: 34 Education: B.S., environmental science, B.A., political science, University of New Hampshire, Durham, N.H.; M.Sc., environment and development, London School of Economics and Political Science, United Kingdom Family: Fiance, ...

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Forty Under 40 Class of 2008


Karen Braun Research manager PARC, a Xerox corporation Residence: Fairport Favorite quote: “Do something, even if it’s wrong.”—Richard Rybarczyk, my dad Todd Butler President and CEO Advertising Council of Rochester Residence: Greece Favorite quote: “Do the right thing. It will ...

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Forty Under 40 Class of 2007


Jody Allison Director of service strategy Paychex Inc. Residence: Honeoye Falls Favorite quote: “You must be the change you wish to see in the world.”—Mahatma Gandhi Influenced by: I would say there are two, really: My dad, who was an ...

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Forty Under 40 Class of 2006


Anthony Adiutori Partner Underberg & Kessler LLP Residence: Brighton Rochester in one word: Diverse Kimberly Allen Managing partner, public relations Dixon Schwabl Residence: Victor Favorite quote: “Listen to the mustn’ts, child. Listen to the don’ts. Listen to the shouldn’ts, the ...

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Forty Under 40 Class of 2005


Mark Aesch CEO TransPro Consulting Residence: Tampa, Fla. Rochester in one word: Enterprising Influenced by: John Doyle Jr. Andrew Aligne M.D. Executive director, The Hoekelman Center Dept. of Pediatrics, University of Rochester Medical Center Residence: Rochester Favorite quote: “Don’t ask ...

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Forty Under 40 Class of 2004


Michele Agostinelli Vice president, consulting practice The Rochester Group Inc. Residence: Spencerport Favorite quote: “No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.”—Eleanor Roosevelt John Billone President Flower City Management Corp. James Brennan Office audit leader Deloitte & Touche ...

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Forty Under 40 Class of 2003


Scott Adair Chief financial officer Regional Transit Service Residence: West Henrietta Rochester in one word: Steady Thomas Anderson Partner Harter, Secrest & Emery LLP Richard Burke Principal Burke Group Daniel Burns President, Rochester Division M&T Bank Corp. Becky Cania Manager ...

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