Senior Vice Presidents

Senior Vice President – Boston – Joy Babcock


Ms Joy Babcock graduated from Boston University, Questrom Business School (formerly School of Management). Ms Babcock sharpened her “soft skills” in the corporate and non-profit worlds. Opportunities to make a difference and inspire others through Managerial, Training, Coaching and Business Development experiences with WGBH; The Boston Globe; DuPont; and Polaroid Corporation. Currently, Ms Babcock consults with a non-profit cable television program and serves on their Consumer Advisory Board. Ms Babcock’s spirit of volunteerism includes RIF (Reading is Fundamental) and numerous other volunteer activities.

Senior Vice President – New York – Barbara Bowman


Barbara Bowman is well educated holding two degrees, one in Education and one in Theology. She has been a franchisee owner for 46 years. She brings a wealth of knowledge to the business world. She has now ventured out to create a new business as a public speaker as well as working with small business owners.

Senior Vice President – Dallas – Elliot Jolesch

Elliot spent over 30 years helping to resolve customers’ IT problems through technology development, implementation and operations management.

With that expertise, knowledge, and experience he started The ECJ Group, LLC to help individuals and businesses with developmental coaching and facilitation. Elliot’s experiences include his own entrepreneurial experiences and working with both small groups and large companies to find answers and resolve problems. Elliot has been involved with process improvement planning, establishing goals, and strategic planning for small and large organizations. In addition to over 30 years of experience, Elliot has an MBA in Management and a Masters of Management in Information Technology.

Senior Vice President – Washington DC – Rosemary McDowell

Rosemary McDowell is successful entrepreneur and business strategist with over 25 years experience in government and industry. Ms. McDowell’s experience includes over 15 years in the Federal government working with the leadership of the largest Fortune 500 companies all over the world allocating and approving over $4 billion annually. She broke the ground for women to work at those levels at the time.

She leveraged her experience into an award-winning business dedicated to helping other entrepreneurs achieve success! Her successes include increasing client revenues from 20% to 500% and generating $10 Billion in new revenues in the past 20 years.

Her role as a fearless visionary is to educate others to make a difference in this world. This begins with your vision of what you want; committing to that vision; and asking for what you want — not what you are willing to settle for!

She is a native of Washington DC and graduate of Georgetown University. She and her husband, Adric, live in Fairfax City, VA.

Senior Vice President – Atlanta – Chris Pettenon

Chris is a Business and Success coach with Powerteam International. He loves to work with and help empower small business owners to have even more success in their business. He has been a Real Estate broker
and landlord for 17 years. He was also a Stock and commodities trader for 20 years. He worked on exchange floor in Chicago for 15 of those years.

He is a very grateful father of two beautiful daughters and an exercise and nutrition expert. He is also a practicing martial artist.