2013 Kings of Queens crowned


By Queens Courier Staff | editorial@queenscourier.com

These men make the borough proud. Members from around the Queens business community were honored for their leadership and contributions at the 2013 Kings of Queens: A Champions Breakfast Awards & Networking Event, held at Terrace on the Park on Thursday, September, 26. “It’s a wonderful thing and I’m very honored and humbled,” said Joe […]

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PHOTOS: 2013 Kings of Queens honored


By Queens Courier Staff | editorial@queenscourier.com

THE COURIER

Honoring the top businessmen in the borough for their outstanding leadership in business and their contributions to the community, the 2013 Kings of Queens: A Champions Breakfast Awards & Networking Event was held at Terrace on the Park Thursday. In addition to the honorees, Republican mayoral candidate Joe Lhota was also in attendance. “This room […]

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The 2013 Kings of Queens honorees are…


| mromero@queenscourier.com

Queens Courier & Queens Business will recognize top businessmen of Queens for their outstanding leadership and their contributions to the community at the 2013 Kings of Queens: A Champions Breakfast Awards & Networking Event on Thursday, September 26 at 8:00 a.m. This year’s event, which will be held at Terrace on the Park and will […]

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The Courier celebrates the Kings of Queens


| mhayes@queenscourier.com

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The Queens Courier’s fifth annual “Kings of Queens Awards & Networking Event” was celebrated at Terrace on the Park, honoring dozens of notable businessmen and special honoree Steve Lacy, Fox 5 news anchor. “[This event] brings people and their businesses together. I’m honored to be honored,” said Mortimer A. Lawrence of the Lawrence Law Group, […]

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Meet the 2012 Kings of Queens


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Honoring the top businessmen of Queens for their outstanding leadership and their contributions to the community, the 2012 Kings of Queens: A Champions Breakfast Awards & Networking Event will take place on Thursday, November 15 at 8:30 a.m. This event, which will be held at Terrace on the Park, is the ultimate networking opportunity and […]

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Kings of Queens – A Champions Breakfast & Networking Event


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Honors top business men of Queens for their outstanding leadership in Queens Business and their contributions to the community. The event includes a business expo with networking followed by a breakfast and awards ceremony. The event attracts more than 500 of the top business leaders in Queens. This prestigious award ceremony has featured, Mayor Michael […]

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WOMAN OF THE YEAR AWARD RECIPIENT-Matilda Cuomo, Founder of Mentoring USA


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WOMAN OF THE YEAR AWARD RECIPIENT-Matilda Cuomo, Founder of Mentoring USA

Matilda Raffa Cuomo’s life has been dedicated to service. As Founder of Mentoring USA, she has long been a respected and distinguished advocate on behalf of women, children and families. As First Lady of New York State (1983 – 1995), she diligently worked as a volunteer with state and elected officials as well as community […]

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Sergey Shpiller, Vice President of Operations of Diagnostic Imaging Services


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Sergey Shpiller, Vice President of Operations of Diagnostic Imaging Services

Sergey Shpiller is the Vice President of Operations at Doshi Diagnostic Imaging Services.   He is overseeing over two hundred employees.  His management team is comprised of the Center Managers and Regional Managers. Together with his management team, Sergey is responsible for all day-to-day operations of the company: Payroll, Hire and retain physicians, New facility development, […]

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Bhavik Patel, Vice President of Operations of Diagnostic Imaging Services


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Bhavik Patel, Vice President of Operations of Diagnostic Imaging Services

Bhavik Patel is the Senior Vice President of  Doshi Diagnostic Imaging Services., where he employs his extensive experience with multi-center development to help create the dominant practice management company on the East Coast. Mr. Patel’s long career within the practice management field has enabled him to significantly increase company performance. His managerial skills are playing […]

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Steve Wei, Founder/Partner of Wei, Wei & CO.,LLP


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Steve Wei, Founder/Partner of Wei, Wei & CO.,LLP

Steve was the principal and founder of Steve Wei, CPAs.  As a partner of Wei, Wei & Co., LLP, he is in charge of overall management and administration of the firm’s accounting and tax practice, including directing the activities of managerial, professional and support staff, and coordinating manpower needs, among other resources. Steve has over […]

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Robert M. Werner, Vice President for Finance/CFO of Parker Jewish Institute for Health Care & Rehabilitation


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Robert M. Werner, Vice President for Finance/CFO of Parker Jewish Institute for Health Care & Rehabilitation

Given the uncertain economy, the proposed cuts in programs such as Medicare and Medicaid, and the unprecedented growth of the older adult population, perhaps no other contemporary executive is faced with more challenges than the financial heads of long term care organizations. At the Parker Jewish Institute for Health Care and Rehabilitation, located in New […]

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Carlisle Towery, President of the Greater Jamaica Development Corp.


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Carlisle Towery, President of the Greater Jamaica Development Corp.

Carlisle Toweryhas devoted his professional life to urban planning and economic development.  He has worked since 1971 for Greater Jamaica Development Corporation (GJDC), a non-profit organization that has been in the forefront of community development inNew York City, helping to orchestrate the revitalization of the central business district of Jamaica,Queens.Born in Alexander City, Alabama, Mr. […]

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Michael H. Strawberry, Sr. Asst. Manager of Strawberry’s Sports Grill


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Michael H. Strawberry, Sr.	Asst. Manager of Strawberry’s Sports Grill

Michael Strawberry was born and raised in Los Angeles, California and was the oldest of five kids. Michael was drafted by the Los Angeles Dodgers and played baseball in his hometown for three years before following his childhood dream of becoming a police officer. As a member of the LAPD,Michael was indispensible. He worked not […]

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