Sun Devil Winners

Sun Devil 100

Sun Devil 100 celebrates the achievements of Sun Devil-owned and Sun Devil-led businesses across the globe. Continuing an incredible legacy of entrepreneurship and leadership, many of the alumni selected for this honor are W. P. Carey graduates. Learn about this event and how to submit nominations.

All-time W. P. Carey honorees

Join us in congratulating our past and current alumni winners, including a number of repeat Sun Devil 100 honorees* — we can’t wait to see what they do next!

(MBA '08) Ryan Abbott*
Senior Vice President, Sundt Construction Inc.

(BS Finance ’88) David Anderson
Co-founder and CEO, Off Madison Ave

Robyn Barrett (BS Accountancy ’88)
Managing Member, FSW Funding

Jonathan Beekman (BS Economics/Finance ’02)
Founder and CEO, Man Crates

Weston Bergmann (BS Marketing ’08)
CEO and Founder, Betablox

Greg Bernstein* (BS Marketing '06, MBA '09)
COO, Apex Appraisal Service Inc.

Errol Berry* (BS Supply Chain Management '02)
Founder and CEO, Print.Save.Repeat.

Paul Binsfield (BS Finance ’87)
President and Founder, Company Nurse

Susan Bitter-Smith* (BS Business Administration '77, MBA '82)
President, Technical Solutions

Aaron Blau* (BS Management ’01)
President, The Blau Co. Ltd.

Rick Bowers (BS Marketing ’92)
President, TTI Success Insights

Leroy Breinholt (BS Finance ’86)
President and Designated Broker, J & J Commercial Properties Inc.

Patricia Lane Briones (BS Finance '88)
Partner, Petti and Briones PLLC

Janie Brooks Heuck* (BS Accountancy '89)
Managing Director, The Morne Wine Co. (Brooks Wines)

Bob Brown (BS Finance '84)
Owner, Arizona Foundation Solutions

Bryan Bunker (BS Accountancy/Computer Information Systems ’00)
COO, The Menlo Group Commercial Real Estate

(BS Finance/Computer Information Systems ’00) Michael Cocanower
Founder and President, itSynergy

(BS Marketing '14) Bob Collopy*
Associate Broker and Owner, Fort Lowell Realty Inc. (Bob's Best Offer)

(MBA ’85) Thomas Connelly
President and Chief Investment Officer, Versant Capital Management Inc.

(MBA ’08) Brian Connolly
Founder and Managing Principal, Victus Advisors

(BA Business Communication ’10) Erik Coover
Co-owner and Senior Vice President Global Field Development, Isagenix International

(MBA '92) R. Craig Coppola*
Founding Principal, Lee & Associates Arizona

(BS Business Administration ’87) Kathleen Culver
Secretary and Treasurer, Culver Equipment

(BS Marketing '75) Dennis R. Currens
Vice President of Sales National Grocery U.S., Weston Foods

David DeLorenzo (BS Marketing ’81)
President and COO, Vetscience/Fruitables Pet Food

Chip Dircks (BS Management ’80)
President, Dircks Moving & Logistics

Rick Dircks* (BS Marketing '82)
Executive Vice President, Dircks Moving & Logistics

Margaret Dunn (MBA ’12)
Founder and President, Dunn Transportation

(MBA ’15) John Engelstad
President and CEO, Wester Window Systems

Tom Feeley (BS Marketing ’92)
Vice President Global Sales, MDSL

Mark Feldman (BS Accountancy ’84)
Managing Partner and CEO, MRA Associates

Michael A. Focaretto III (BS Computer Information Systems ’98, MS-IM ’09)
Founder and CEO, Veteran Tickets Foundation (Vet Tix)

David Freedman (BS Real Estate ’05)
Co-founder, Freestar

Erin Fujimoto (BS Finance ’03)
Co-founder and Head of Merchandising, Tommy John

(MBA '01) Uday Gandhe*
Principal, Wilson Engineers

(BS Marketing ’04, MBA ’15) Scott Gates*
President and COO, Western Window Systems

(BS Marketing/Supply Chain Management ’05) David Glanzrock
Assistant Vice President, Fidelity National Title

(BS Management ’81) John Gray
Owner, Five G Inc.

(BS Finance/Marketing ’97) Michael Grosso
Shareholder and Advisor, TCI Wealth Advisors Inc.

(BS Marketing ’06) Candie Guay
Owner and Creative Director, Envida

(BS Accountancy '88) Trish Gulbranson*
President and CEO, Derma Health

Samantha Hagan (BS Accountancy ’93)
Partner and CPA, Christophel & Hagan Ltd.

Tim Haitaian (BS Finance/Accountancy ’10)
Co-founder and CFO, RedShelf

Carrie Hall* (BS Computer Information Systems ’15)
COO, Buyback Boss

Jamie Hancock (BS Accountancy ’99)
Vice President of Finance, Trestle Management Group

Adam Harrington (BS Finance ’00)
Safety Director and CFO, HB Construction

Dallin Harris (BS Management ’09)
Founder and CEO, Skyhook

Michael Hawksworth* (BS Computer Information Systems ’79)
President and CEO, MSS Technologies Inc.

Frank Healy* (BS Management '01)
President and CEO, Higher Ed Growth

Brett Helgeson* (MBA '02)
President, Managing Partner, and CEO, Adopt Technologies

Daniel Henderson (BS Marketing ’05, MBA ’10)
Founder and CEO, Relumination

Carson Holmquist (BS Management ’08)
Co-founder and CEO, Stream Logistics

Rodney Peter Hu (BS Finance ’96)
Owner and CEO, Yucca Tap Room




Jody James Watkins (BS Operations/Production Management ’91)
Founder, President, and CEO, Watkins Landmark Construction

(BS Management '99) Rami Kalla*
Owner and Founder, Point in Time Studios

(BS Finance/Marketing ’03, MRED ’09) Scott Kaufmann
President, Lucid Agency

(BS Marketing ’94) Jason Kyle
Co-owner, Press Coffee

Charles Layne* (BS Marketing '98)
CEO, MDSL

Steve Luhrs (BS Agribusiness ’97)
Co-founder and President, Bionic Pet Products Inc.

(BS Agribusiness '92) Eric Maul
CEO, Maul Paving Inc.

(MBA '06) Joel McFadden*
COO, Fan Interactive Marketing

(MBA '03) Kevin McKellar*
Co-owner and CFO, Bottega Louie

(BS Finance ’85) Greg McMillan
Founder and President, DGM Ventures Inc.

(BS Purchasing/Logistics Management ’94, MBA ’04) Jasen Meece
CEO, Cloudentity

(BS Finance '09) Matthew Michalowski*
President and Owner, PXL

(MBA '07) Tanner Milne*
President, The Menlo Group

(BS Purchasing/Logistics Management ’98) Domenick Montanile
President and Owner, Venezia’s NY Style Pizzeria

(MBA ’07) Deirdre Morhet*
Founder and Principal, BASC Expertise of AZ

(BS Finance '72) Stan Morris
President, Peoples Mortgage Co.

(BS Business Administration ’81, MBA ’83) Bob Mulhern
Senior Managing Director in Greater Phoenix, Colliers International in Arizona

Jamie Neilon* (MBA '13)
Vice President of Information Technology, Innovative Discovery

Tina Nunziato (BS Marketing ’96)
Co-owner and Co-founder, Dr. Liz Cruz Partners in Digestive Health

(BS Marketing '97) Eric Olsen*
CEO, Fasturtle Technologies

Joe Pizzimenti (BS Marketing ’87)
Principal, Bigfish Creative Group

Nathan Policar* (BS Computer Information Systems '06, MBA '09)
President, Managing Partner, and Founder, StatBroadcast

Aaron Pool* (BS Management '09)
Owner, Gadzooks Enchiladas & Soup

April Prothero (BS Finance ’06)
Founder and CEO, Going GreenHouse

Jeffrey Pruitt* (BS Accountancy '94)
Founder and CEO, Tallwave




Burt Rapoport (BS Business Administration ’72)
President, Rapoport’s Restaurant Group Inc.

Kyle Reardon* (BS Management/Finance '04, MBA '07)
CFO, Pilot Freight Services

Matt Reiner (BS Finance ’09)
Co-founder and CEO, Wela Strategies

Grant Rowe (MBA ’95)
Chairman and CEO, Valor Health

(MBA '03) Cliff Schertz*
President, Founder, and CEO, Tiempo Development

(BS Business Administration ’06) Gabriel Shahin
Principal, Falcon Wealth Planning Inc.

(BS Real Estate ’75) Louis A. Silverman
Owner, Silverman Law Offices

(BS Accountancy '97) Manpreet Singh*
Co-founder and President, Payscout Inc.

(BS Marketing '06, MBA '12) Prescott Smith*
Vice President, Technical Solutions

(BS Finance ’06) Cody Sperber
CEO, Clevor Investor

(MRED ’11) Chris Stark
Co-founder, Freestar

(BS Marketing ’06) Rob Stratton
Marketing Director, MDSL

(BS Supply Chain Management '04, MBA '07) R. Vincent Switzer*
CEO, Seabay Building Group

Kimothy Taylor* (MBA '13)
CEO, Innovative Discovery




Lisa VanBockern* (BS Accountancy/Computer Information Systems '98)
Owner, Skin Script

(BS Finance '89) Michael Warren*
President, Integrated Accounting Services

(BS Marketing '15) Jack Wight*
CEO, Buyback Boss

(BS Marketing ’85) Martin Wood
President, Founder, and CEO, Delkin Devices Inc.







Aaron Zeper (BS Finance ’95)
Vice President, MDSL

Heather Zorge (BS Accountancy ’98)
CFO, Western Window Systems