Sweet Beginnings, LLC leadership team


Phil Adams, President

CEO, Strategic Director

PS&A Communications


Amy Gudgeon, Vice President


Studio Watershed


Frances DeBlasio, Finance Chairman

Vice President of Finance and CFO Ticketmaster Resale



Scott Glassman, Sales Chairman

Director, Account Management Topco Associates, LLC


John Hansen

Sweet Beginnings Head Beekeeper

Former President, Illinois State Beekeepers Association


Robert Rose

Vice President of Lending

Chicago Community Loan Fund


David Robbins

Project Administrator, O’Hare Modernization Program Chicago Department of Aviation



Grace Troccolo Rink

President and CEO

Quercus Consulting



David Berry

Executive Vice President of Business Development The Institute for Transfusion Medicine (ITxM)


Brenda Palms Barber

Chief Executive Officer, Sweet Beginnings, LLC
Executive Director, North Lawndale Employment Network