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Bill Schallmo / Coldwell Banker Global Luxury

William Schallmo (Bill) Realtor – Bill was born in Inglewood, CA and raised in Orange County, CA where he excelled in academics and sports. Bill chose to move to Los Angeles and go to college in the late 70’s. After college, his landlord – who was a highly successful Realtor, encouraged Bill to get his real estate license as a supplement to his technology career. Continue reading

Joshua Mundell / NeighborING

Under the leadership of Josh Mundell, NeighborING has progressed from ideation to operational in 6-month time. Mundell has built his vision into a reality with the help of Rich Machesney and close advisors. With his need for high energy and his incomparable work ethic, the company has continued to grow Continue reading

Daniel C. Hales / Citadel Law

Daniel Clark Hales, estate planning attorney and the president of Citadel Law Corporation, is a leading member of the estate planning community, and sits on the board of numerous foundations and charitable organizations.  Mr. Hales is a licensed member of the California State Bar, and is a member of the State Bar’s special sections on Probate, Taxation and Estate Planning. Continue reading

Deborah Hayes / Starlight Artist Group

1971 Orange Coast College

1972 Lead Singer, Baxter’s Street restaurant

1974 Los Angeles Civic light Opera Music Theatre workshop

1975 Kismet, LACLO

1976 “Kismet” San Francisco Civic Light Opera

1977 Sacramento Civic Light Opera Continue reading

Joe and Jessica D’Ambra / Heirlooms and Hardware

Joe and Jessica opened Heirlooms and Hardware in 2011 with a 400 sq ft retail space at the OC mix in costa mesa, featuring their custom made furniture, and antiques.  Now in 2018, with 8 employees and business growing, they now have a 1,600 sq ft store at Pacific City in Huntington Beach Continue reading

Brent Miller / BM Realtor

Brent can help you sell your home and find the perfect new home for you and your family. As a REALTOR® with Keller Williams, he’s in it for the long haul. He has more than 15 years of sales experience in multiple industries and has served over 11 years of active duty in the United States Marine Corps as an infantryman until he was retired from combat injuries. There is no amount of stress that Brent is unprepared to handle. It is his goal to help in every way he can to get your home sold within a reasonable time or to help you buy your next dream home. Continue reading

Kathy Ladd / Private Real Estate Office

Kathy was born and raised in West Garden Grove and attended all local schools; Garden Park, Bell and Pacifica High School. Kathy married her childhood sweetheart, Bob Ladd, and they’re cele-brating 40 great years. They raised 2 children, Brian and Shannon and are now proud grandparents of 3 boys and 1 sweet girl. Continue reading

Michael Houser / Electronic Eye Security

Electronic Eye Security—Delivering Peace of Mind As you go about your business each day, do you ever stop to consider if you’re safe? How about the people and things you care about… are they really protected from danger? Michael Houser, founder of Electronic Eye Security (“EES”), cautions Orange County businesses and residents to “get their heads out of the sand when it comes to security.” Continue reading

Dr. Louis Rice / Atlas Wellness Center

Dr. Louis Rice was born in Chipiona, Spain, where he spent the first 17 years of his life.

At age 17, with a suitcase and $200 in his pocket, he left his family and home and came to America to pursue his own version of the American Dream. Continue reading

Edward Yu / Speedpro Coastal OC

Edward is a marketing and advertising veteran with over 20 years’ experience from some of the world’s leading ad agencies including Saatchi and Saatchi, Doner, Euro RSCG Worldwide and RPA as well as digital start up boutiques Cie Studios and Citizen7 Studios. Continue reading