Mr. Scarpa is currently an investor and has been an entrepreneur in the cable television and cellular telephone communications industries. He was co-founder, president and COO of American Cellular Network Corporation (NASDAQ), licensed to operate cellular telephone systems in the northeastern U.S. As co-founder of Unitel Wireless Communications Systems, Mr. Scarpa also developed and operated cellular telephone systems throughout the U.S. and was one of the original members of the Cellular One Network. While in the Cable TV Business, he was instrumental in establishing the New Jersey and the Northeast Cable TV Associations.
Through the John F. Scarpa Foundation, he supports education, healthcare, and disadvantaged families. He is the principal benefactor for the Frank and Edith Scarpa Regional Cancer Center at Inspira Health Network in Vineland, N.J. Mr. Scarpa serves on the board of directors of the Town of Palm Beach United Way, The Civic Association of Palm Beach and he is a board member of NECO The National Ethnic Coalition Organization NYC. Also, Mr. Scarpa is the President of the Palm Beach Police Foundation. He has received honorary doctorate degrees from the American University of Rome, Italy, and Villanova Law School, where he established the John F. Scarpa Chair in Catholic Legal Studies. He has received the Ellis Island Medal of Honor (2010); the National Italian American Foundation Special Award for Entrepreneurial Spirit (2008); he was the recipient of the Alexis de Tocqueville National Award, and is a $1 million donor. In September 2015, he founded the John F. Scarpa Center for Law and Entrepreneurship at Villanova University Law School. In December 2016, the John F. Scarpa Technical Educational Center of Cumberland County was dedicated in his name. Mr. Scarpa and his wife, Jana, reside in Palm Beach, FL and Avalon, N.J. John F. Scarpa
Since earning his J.D. from Columbia Law School, Mr. Stone has amassed extensive legal expertise, dating back to his earliest experience as a law clerk for the Honorable Charles Sifton of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York. Rick is a former partner at one of the countries oldest law firms, Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft. He has been Lead Counsel on several major high profile successful consumer and securities class actions. Rick now spends a considerable portion of his time on managing his family office which he founded.
Rick also dedicates a substantial portion of time to philanthropy and is involved with numerous local and national charities such as the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties. Currently, Rick serves on the executive committee of Junior Achievement of the Palm Beaches, and teaches economics at Palm Beach Lakes High School as part of its volunteer program that teaches pre-law programs at local high schools.
Rick is an adjunct law professor at Shepard Broad Law School, Nova Southeastern University. He is President and Co-Founder of the Palm Beach Investment Research Group Inc., a membership based not-for-profit corporation comprising a group of family offices and other active investors. Rick L. Stone
Our Advisory Coach
Currently, Ms. Meyers loves her role as a volunteer in Palm Beach County as a volunteer for the Palm Beach County Literacy Coalition. She tutors second graders in reading and comprehension and has helped them to improve their skills significantly. Nothing could meld her skills and passion more than her work with Philanthropy Tank of Palm Beach County, where Ms. Meyers is able to combine her talent of creating community partnerships with her interest in empowering children.
Ms. Meyers has a graduate degree in Public Administration from Florida International University and an undergraduate degree in Journalism and Communications from the University of Florida in Advertising. Lori Rosen Meyers
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March 11, 2018
A Growing Team of Experts
In just a few short months Let’s Get Booking has moved from an idea to a website and scheduling application development. Our team of experts is helping build an online community that provides a stress-free, non-judgmental reading experience for dyslexics of all ages to connect with people throughout their local communities to read to.