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Tag Archives: Hall of Fame 2017

Unlocking the next generation’s boundless potential

  This story appeared in the RBJ’s Rochester Business Hall of Fame 2017 section. See more content from this section here. There is not a week that goes by where I do not hear some inspiring story of a young person who, against all ...

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Finding purpose in breaking boundaries

This story appeared in the RBJ’s Rochester Business Hall of Fame 2017 section. See more content from this section here. Christine Whitman calls herself an “accidental entrepreneur.” “I just wanted to work for a company that I was proud of,” Whitman says. “ As ...

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His ‘hobby’ helped the region’s children

This story appeared in the RBJ’s Rochester Business Hall of Fame 2017 section. See more content from this section here. The late William Levine had a kind of unusual hobby. “He used to always say ‘My hobby is to make money and give it ...

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Improving the Rochester region and beyond

This story appeared in the RBJ’s Rochester Business Hall of Fame 2017 section. See more content from this section here. For Victor Salerno, business growth is essential. “If you’re not growing, you’re having problems,” says the 73-year-old CEO of the O’Connell Electric Company Inc. ...

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From humble beginnings to a worldwide brand

This story appeared in the RBJ’s Rochester Business Hall of Fame 2017 section. See more content from this section here. Rob Sands had big shoes to fill when he took over as president and CEO of Constellation Brands in 2007. His father, Marvin Sands, ...

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