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Marria Pooya, Greenwich Med Spa, Managing Partner
Marria Pooya has grown the Greenwich Medical Spa from a two-person operation founded in 2005 to employ more than 23 staff members. The company treats 18,000+ satisfied customers and has earned accolades, such as being one of the Top 1% of Botox and fillers providers in the country, and the Top Provider of CoolSculpting in Connecticut. Under Pooya’s direction, Greenwich Medical Spa has developed a private label skincare line, ArieedMD, as well as the hair growth formulation, Re:Activate. Pooya looks to the future and plans to expand the practice into additional locations and other states.
Avideh Safaei, J.P. Morgan Securities, Executive Director
Avideh (Avi) Safaei is an Executive Director and Financial Advisor at J.P. Morgan Securities, a wealth management division of J.P. Morgan. With over fifteen years of experience in the financial-services industry, she serves high-net-worth individuals, affluent families and corporate executives. Avi takes a family office approach to her client relationships – coordinating with their CPAs, attorneys and tax advisors – to provide comprehensive wealth and portfolio management services and forge long- term relationships. In 2018, Avi was recognized by Forbes as one of America’s Top Next-Gen Wealth Advisors and a Top Wealth Advisor by Working Mother magazine.
Hannie Sio-Stellakis, Neiman Marcus Westchester, Public Relations Manager
Hannie Sio-Stellakis, in her role as PR Manager at Neiman Marcus, knows about showcasing trends on how to create your personal brand and image in every setting, from desk to dinner to casual to vacation.
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Katherine Vadasdi, MD, ONS Women’s Sports Medicine Center, Director
Katherine Vadasdi, director of ONS Women’s Sports Medicine Center, is an orthopedic surgeon who is fellowship trained in adolescent and adult sports medicine as well as shoulder and elbow surgery. A graduate of Dartmouth College, she earned her medical degree at its medical school. After a residency in orthopedics at the Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) in New York, she completed fellowship training in shoulder, elbow and sports medicine at Columbia University Medical Center, Department of Orthopedics. Vadasdi has been honored, among many awards, as America’s Top Doctor and Regional Top Doctor annually since 2014 by Castle Connolly.