Meet Our Staff

Smart Business Executive Team

FredKouryFred Koury
President & CEO
Founded: July 1, 1989
[email protected] | 440.250.7000
MikeMarzecMichael Marzec
Managing Partner, COO
Staff Member Since: April 1, 1995
[email protected]
440.250.7078

LeeKouryLee Koury
Managing Partner
Staff Member Since: March 1, 2002
[email protected]
440.250.7025

 

Smart Business Magazines & Events Leadership Team

DustinKleinDustin S. Klein
Publisher & Chief Content Officer
Staff Member Since: April 28, 1997
[email protected] | 440.250.7026
KathyDeutschKathy Deutsch
Controller
Staff Member Since: October 18, 1994
[email protected] | 440.250.7051
JohnLoteneroJohn Lotenero
Vice President, Event Management
Staff Member Since: September 11, 2006
[email protected] | 440.250.7013

 

Editorial Team

Sue Ostrowski
Content Director
Staff Member Since:
[email protected] | 440.250.7074
AdamBurroughsAdam Burroughs
Senior Editor
Staff Member Since: April 24, 2012
[email protected] | 440.250.7062

 

Events Team

DanielleCatteauDanielle Catteau
Director of Events
Staff Member Since: November 16, 2007
[email protected] | 440.250.7048
MeredithRankinMeredith Rankin
Brand Manager, Events
Staff Member Since: January 24, 2011
[email protected] | 440.250.7023
Kate Stucky
Digital Manager
Staff Member Since: December 2019
[email protected] | 440.250.7011
Molly Carpenter
Brand Manager, Events
Staff Member Since: December 4, 2017
[email protected] | 440.250.7039

 

Production Team

JimMericskoJim Mericsko
Creative Director
Staff Member Since: November 9, 1995
[email protected] | 440.250.7072
Wendy Armon
Senior Art Director
Staff Member Since:
[email protected] | 440.250.7071

 

Sales Team

Katie Janoch
Vice President of Sales
Staff Member Since: September 26, 2016
[email protected] | 440.250.7073
JanetValoreJanet K. Valore
Vice President of Sales
Staff Member Since: July 16,  1990
[email protected] | 440.250.7035

 

Administrative Team

JillBrownJill Brown
Administrative Assistant & Office Administrator
Staff Member Since: September 2, 2002
[email protected] | 440.250.7075