Note: Individuals listed below are are independent professionals licensing the use of the Caerusnet Referral Team System as their foundation to help assist them in their desire to professionally facilitate a local, small business referral team(s). CERTIFIED FACILITATOR designation is to note a Facilitator who has engaged with a minimum of 10 clients and/or has successfully facilitated a referral team for a minimum of 12 months. For more information visit: https://www.caerusnet.com/start-your-own-referral-team/. Read more in: Caerusnet: The Referral Team Facilitator.
Steve Bebber CERTIFIED FACILITATOR
Saline Meeting Facilitator
Phone: (734) 646-1232
Steve is certified as a Specialist in Fitness Nutrition and works with clients as a consultant and coach in the areas of weight management, organic nutrition, and sports nutrition, utilizing cutting edge genetic testing to improve their quality of life. Steve first began in business with a paper route when he was just 13 years old, and has had a variety entrepreneurial experiences while working in the field of education, before starting his health and wellness business. He now helps fellow entrepreneurs improve the quality of their business through focused referral marketing as a Caerusnet Meeting Facilitator in Saline.
Ann Arbor Meeting Facilitator
Phone: (734) 678-9032
Brian Bundesen and his wife, Mary, have a real estate partnership in Ann Arbor, Michigan which started in 2004. Since then, they have helped lots of families with the purchase and sale of residential real estate. They also work with a growing number of investor clients. Brian is Founder and President of the Ann Arbor Area Real Estate Investors Club, a large group of local investors and is a consummate networker. He looks forward to helping small businesses sell more by referral!
Wendy Caverly CERTIFIED FACILITATOR
Dexter, Fenton, Howell & Novi Meeting Facilitator
Phone: (810) 348-0820
Wendy’s past experiences have given her a great love of networking. At a young age she discovered a talent for talking to people and making sales starting with Girl Scout Cookies. Over the years she has had several professions from working political campaigns to owning and operating her own vending/coffee business and evolving into a Consultant offering services as a Merchant Service Advocate for business owners. Through it all, her love of networking and building relationships where everyone benefits has grown. She’s excited to teach others how to create relationships where win/win scenarios are the expected results.+
Ava Cipcic CERTIFIED FACILITATOR
Plymouth/Canton Meeting Facilitator
Phone: (517) 375-0293
As a Registered Nurse with a BS in interdisciplinary health sciences from Western Michigan University, Ava Cipcic has 14 years of experience in the health care industry. Aka “The Wellness Ladybug”, Ava embraces the value of developing strong community relationships through networking and believes strongly in the importance of passing referrals to grow strong and healthy small businesses in the state of Michigan. Ava looks forward to contributing to that growth by serving as the meeting facilitator for professionals in the Plymouth/Canton area.
David Cobler CERTIFIED FACILITATOR
Northville Meeting Facilitator
Phone: (248) 238-8327
As a trusted insurance professional with 360 Risk Management, David Cobler loves meeting new people, finding solutions to their problems and building life-long relationships. A passionate networker, husband and father, David is excited about the three referral teams he facilitates, leading them to greater profits.
Carol Compagnoni CERTIFIED FACILITATOR
Auburn Hills Meeting Facilitator
Phone: (248) 420-3126
Beginning at 12 years old, Carol has been an entrepreneur, leader and networker in a variety of businesses. She has over 30 years of experience in customer service as an administrative assistant with Oakland County and in the non-profit sector. Always looking for ways to serve others she participates as a member of the Women’s Life Society and alongside her husband she helps their Knights of Columbus Council. Serving others led her to LegalShield where she is building her business in providing affordable legal and identity theft services for individuals, families, businesses and companies offering voluntary employee benefit plans.
Tom Hamp CERTIFIED FACILITATOR
Jackson and E Lansing Meeting Facilitator
Phone: (517) 599-2782
Tom has over 25 years of sales and management experience. He has worked with both small, family owned companies as well as some of the largest corporations in the world, such as IBM, Eastman Kodak and Kyocera. As a professional business coach with AdviCoach, and as a Caerusnet referral team facilitator, Tom looks forward to helping business people make connections with each other to achieve higher levels of profitability. Tom resides in DeWitt, MI, with his wife Julie and their four children.
Robert Palmer & Dana Daniels NEW FACILITATORS
Farmington Hills Meeting Facilitators
Roberts Phone: (231) 590-3967
Dana’s Phone: (313) 433-2253
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Robert Palmer and Dana Daniels have both been teachers and educational leaders for a combined 34 years. As co-founders of The Raven Institute (which offers five schools of personal and professional development) they are both passionate about assisting professionals of all ages in experiencing their fullest potential. Dana has a BA in music and a MA in educational leadership from Wayne State University while Robert has a BA from University of Detroit Mercy in English and History. Robert taught at Eton Academy, a National Exemplary School in Birmingham, MI, for six years and Royal Oak Alternative Education for 11 years where he co-founded the school. Robert became an entrepreneur in 2011, when he created Raven Writing Studios, Ink, LLC, the Writing School at the Raven Institute. Dana is originally from Romania. She is an accomplished singer, organist, pianist, and composer. After teaching in public schools for 10 years, she became an entrepreneur when she created Muse Piano Studio, now the Performance School at the Raven Institute. This energetic couple looks forward to applying their talents as referral team facilitators.
Shane McKenzie CERTIFIED FACILITATOR
Howell Meeting Facilitator
Phone: (810) 772-1180
Shane has been a business advocate for many years in his roles with area Chamber of Commerce, Jaycees, Rotary and many other community organizations – in the physical world and within social media. As a Realtor with 3DX Real Estate, he continues to work hand in hand with area residents and business owners. He believes that the power of the referral has grown exponentially in today’s social media world and knows the value of building trusted referrals. ‘You should never stop learning’ is an axiom that he firmly believes. He looks forward to learning from his team, as well as guiding them to successful referral business and helping them evolve their business in an ever-changing world.
Steven Zyskowski CERTIFIED FACILITATOR
Meeting Facilitator & Founder, CaerusNet, MI
Ann Arbor, Brighton and Plymouth/Canton Meeting Facilitator,
Phone: (517) 304-3339
As an entrepreneur since the age of 23, Steven has owned and ran many types of small businesses ranging from entertainment publishing and intellectual property licensing to financial services and real estate investing. As the founder of Caerusnet and a practicing Facilitator, Zyskowski’s passion is helping small business owners get what they want out of their business network. He has a proven track record of success, leading business groups to the highest levels of referral effectiveness.