NAME - Suzanne Vendena, CCP
COMPANY - Universal Parks and Resorts
TITLE - Director, Compensation
YEARS W/CFCBA - 24
PROFESSIONAL ADVICE - "Never burn a professional bridge; you never know when you may need to use it again!"
FUN FACT ABOUT ME - I am 3 months older than my oldest niece
NATIVE FLORIDIAN - Nope (proud Buckeye)
YEARS IN CENTRAL FLORIDA - 29
DIRECTOR OF MEMBERSHIPS
NAME - Peter Bruno, BA
COMPANY - Lee Hecht Harrison
TITLE - Director, HRIS & Operations
YEARS W/CFCBA - 10+
PROFESSIONAL ADVICE - "You are in control of your personal brand. Always focus on the quality of your work, be professional, and treat everyone with kindness. What do you want your peers to think when they hear your name?"
FUN FACT ABOUT ME - I handcraft ink pens
NATIVE FLORIDIAN - Yes
YEARS IN CENTRAL FLORIDA - 40+
DIRECTOR OF EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS
NAME - Fiona Ghosn, MSEd, CCP, GRP, PHR, SHRM-CP, DDI-C
COMPANY - AdventHealth
TITLE - Manager, Performance Development
YEARS W/CFCBA - 8+
PROFESSIONAL ADVICE - "Keep reading! Our industry is constantly evolving, so keep up--and reach out!"
FUN FACT ABOUT ME - In the last millennia, I used to do radio voice work for commercials.
NATIVE FLORIDIAN - Nope, moved here from Tennessee. Before that, Massachusetts... before that, Ohio... before that, ...
YEARS IN CENTRAL FLORIDA - It'll soon be 19