Business Advisors & Staff

Business Advisors & Staff

Phil Centonze

Phil Centonze

Director of Client Engagement Services

For over 25 years Phil has guided and advised senior leaders, in manufacturing and across all sectors, in business performance improvement. He is focused on strategically-oriented performance improvement of organizations through implementation of proven methods.

Read Bio
David Bankey

David Bankey

Business Advisor

David is a FloridaMakes Business Advisor at the Science Center in Tampa. David has more than 25 years of experience in providing leadership and direction to corporations in the areas of management, manufacturing, supply chain, process improvement, quality and engineering.

Read Bio
Paula DeLuca

Paula DeLuca

Business Advisor

Paula DeLuca is a FloridaMakes Business Advisor based at the First Coast Manufacturers Association in Jacksonville. Paula has worked in manufacturing for more than 30 years, and has extensive experience in the aerospace, security & defense, electronics, automotive and medical device industries.

Read Bio
 
Jay Hess

Jay Hess

Business Advisor

Jay is a FloridaMakes Business Advisor based at the South Florida Manufacturers Association. He has more than 29 years of manufacturing experience, most recently as Executive Vice President of Operations with UNIPOWER LLC.

Read Bio
Dan Krug

Daniel Krug

Business Advisor

Daniel is eager to assist and advise Northwest Florida’s manufacturing community about FloridaMakes services and opportunities through involvement with the Northwest Florida Manufacturers Council (NWFMC) and The Emerald Coast Manufacturers and Engineering Network (TeCMEN).

Read Bio
Mike Shew

Mike Shew

Business Advisor

Mike Shew supports manufacturers in Florida’s Panhandle region, through the University of West Florida’s Office of Career and Professional Education, part of the Division of Research and Strategic Innovation, located in Pensacola.

Read Bio
Dan Sutter

Dan Sutter

Business Advisor

Dan is a FloridaMakes Business Advisor working with the Manufacturers Association of Central Florida. He started his career with the Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company, where he spent 19 years at six different plants in the U.S.

Read Bio
Paul

Paul Szablowski

Business Advisor

Paul is a FloridaMakes Business Advisor with the Sarasota-Manatee Manufacturers Association, through the Science + Technology Education Innovation Center. He has more than 18 years of experience providing leadership and direction to manufacturing companies in the areas of management, manufacturing, supply chain, process improvement and quality.

Read Bio
 

Who We Are

CONNECT WITH YOUR FLORIDAMAKES BUSINESS ADVISOR

Learn how FloridaMakes works with Florida manufacturers – and how we can help unlock growth opportunities and cost savings for your business.

logo
407.450.7206info@floridamakes.com