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Issue: January/February 2010
The Power 100: Cuyahoga County
By Edited by Erick Trickey
, executive director, The George Gund Foundation
, mayor, Pepper Pike
, executive secretary, North Shore AFL-CIO Federation of Labor
Issue 5 tanked, but Applegate’s spearheading of the effort proved she’s the go-to leader in Greater Cleveland’s labor community.
, president and CEO, Nortech NEW
Bagley, newly arrived from a prominent position in Pennsylvania state government, carries the hopes of many Northeast Ohioans eager for new-technology advances.
April Miller Boise
, Cleveland office partner-in-charge, Thompson Hine
When people talk about the younger generation of African-American business leaders who challenged the black political establishment, Miller Boise, a co-chair of Issue 6, is one of the figures they have in mind.
, speaker of the Ohio House
The first speaker from Cuyahoga County in 70 years, Budish helps reverse the drift of statehouse power away from Northeast Ohio.
, councilman, Cleveland
, regional president for Northern Ohio, PNC
Clevelanders watching nervously to see if PNC keeps up National City’s civic commitments are looking to Clark, a National City veteran who recently added Team NEO to his long list of board memberships.
, chairman and CEO, The Sherwin-Williams Co.
Delos “Toby” Cosgrove
, president and CEO, Cleveland Clinic
, chairman and CEO, Park-Ohio Holdings Corp.
Alexander “Sandy” Cutler
, chairman and CEO, Eaton Corp.
Terry C.Z. Egger
, president and publisher,
The Plain Dealer
, president and CEO, PlayhouseSquare Foundation
, president and CEO, The Fedeli Group
, Lieutenant Governor, Ohio
, president and CEO, Cleveland Leadership Center
, U.S. Representative
, Cleveland office partner-in-charge, Jones Day
From a traditionally powerful position, Ganske is stepping up: He was named co-chair of the Greater Cleveland Partnership’s Commission on Inclusion in May.
, majority owner, Cleveland Cavaliers; chairman, Quicken Loans Inc.; principal, Rock Ohio Ventures LLC
, president and CEO, Greater Cleveland Sports Commission
Skilled at building alliances to attract sports events to town, Gilbert is a versatile civic talent.
The Plain Dealer
Goldberg focused the newspaper on a crusade against corruption and made it a huge player in the drive for a new Cuyahoga County
, chairman and CEO, Industrial Inventory Solutions
Long involved in the President’s Council, Hall is a bridge between African-American small-business professionals and top corporate leaders, and he stood up to the black political old guard on Issue 6 and the Call and Post’s attack on Nina Turner.
, mayor, Cleveland
, forward, Cleveland Cavaliers
, CEO, JumpStart Inc.
, prosecutor, Cuyahoga County
Reverend Marvin McMickle
, pastor, Antioch Baptist Church
, chairman and CEO, KeyCorp
, co-chairman and treasurer, Forest City Enterprises Inc.
, Northeast Ohio managing partner, Ernst & Young
Misheff is more active in the community than a lot of peers, and he says it helps his company, not just the town: It gives him more feedback from clients.
A. Malachi Mixon III
, chairman and CEO, Invacare; chairman of the board, Cleveland Clinic
, vice chair, KeyCorp
Involved in lots of local boards, Mooney is a rising talent within Key.
, partner, Squire, Sanders & Dempsey LLP, Cleveland; general counsel, Cleveland Browns
, president and CEO, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland
, senior advisor, Jones Day
, co-chairman, Forest City Enterprises Inc.
, president and CEO, Forest City Enterprises Inc.
Judy Rawson, former mayor, Shaker Heights
, president and CEO, The Cleveland Foundation
, president and CEO, Greater Cleveland Partnership
, president, University Circle Inc.
, CEO, Cleveland Metropolitan School District
, president, founder and CEO, BioEnterprise
, president, Case Western Reserve University
Jerry Sue Thornton
, president, Cuyahoga Community College
, state senator
, U.S. Senator
, CEO, Team NEO
, chairman, president and CEO, Parker Hannifin
Although not the most visible CEO in town, Washkewicz often makes sure others from his company come to the table.
, president, Fund for Our Economic Future
Dr. Woodrow Whitlow
, director, NASA John H. Glenn Research Center
, former mayor, Parma Heights
, CEO, University Hospitals
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