Theresa Statz-Smith is an artist and a journalist with a passion for the arts, culture and cuisine of Long Island. Her years of experience in PBS and in serving Long Island’s arts and culture community became the foundation for developing strong partnerships with artists, historians, collectors and connoisseurs. Her grasp of the region’s unique history and world-class cultural assets led her toward developing exclusive experiences for the high-end cultural tourism market.
Bill McAndrews has a diverse background as a business professional, entrepreneur, consultant, mentor and educator. He has held various management positions including marketing, finance, strategic planning and operations. In addition, Bill has extensive consulting and business development expertise and leads the National Executive Service Corp’s Long Island business development efforts. Bill’s corporate career includes more than 22 years’ experience with Verizon/Bell Atlantic/NYNEX and he has mentored several successful start-up companies.