Helping leaders emerge


Rick Gardner

Rick, President of GEMCAP Ventures, LLC, has been coaching for 13+ years. He specializes in coaching executives and their teams operating in the U.S., Europe, and Asia in various business life stages requiring specific organizational culture change and leadership adaptation skills.  Industry specialization includes Pharmaceutical, Healthcare, Insurance, Financial Services and various Technology industries. A partial list of clients include Arkema, AstraZeneca, Broadspire, GlaxoSmithKline, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, DuPont, FMC Corporation, MedStar Health, MBNA, NovoNordisk, SCA, Shire Pharmaceuticals, Siemens, Nuclear Electric Insurance Ltd. and the Philadelphia Contributionship.

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Joan Spindel

Joan Spindel, Partner of The Scarsdale Group, is a marketing generalist with +20 years of substantial experience in delivering strategic and tactical marketing consulting services including restructuring organizations to produce better financial results, writing business plans, implementing marketing and channel programs, marketing project management and business plan development.


Scott A. Kerth

Scott A. Kerth, Assistant Professor in the Organizational Leadership Program at Lewis University, has 15+ years of management experience extending from new company start-ups to running regional headquarters and covering technology, venture capital, and health care industries. Scott is a frequent lecturer and his research focuses on innovation and leadership as well as positivity, teams, and conflict management. To continually advance his passion for innovation, teaching and positivity he is an active participant in Second City’s Improv classes.


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