Advisory BoardAdvisory Board members are appointed by the Chairman of Corporate Creations and meet with him several times per year to discuss strategy and risk issues.
DOUGLAS S. BROWN
In 1993, at age 50 and after almost 30 years with Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Doug Brown retired from his position as President of Enterprise Fleets and Executive Vice President of Enterprise Rent-A-Car. During those same years, Enterprise became a national leader in small and medium corporate fleet leasing and related services. Doug and his wife Ann traveled for a year before he started a second career sharing his experiences and Enterprise culture with companies as a partner and/or a consultant. As a consultant for growing businesses, he donates his income directly to charities. Doug launched the Boy Scout Explorers Friends of Scouting division. He is currently a trustee for Jupiter Medical Center. In conjunction with Saint Louis University, Doug established Habitat for Neighborhood Business, a nonprofit business center designed to bring local small business operators back to economically distressed neighborhoods. Doug graduated from Saint Louis University with a B.A. degree in Business Administration. Doug and his family reside in Missouri and Florida.
CHARLES P. GARCIA
Charlie Garcia is founder and Chief Executive Officer of Garcia Trujillo, a merchant banking, venture capital and consulting firm focused on the Hispanic market in the United States and Latin America. In 2006, he sold his investment banking firm which he founded in 1997. He has served on the boards of two Fortune 500 companies: the board of directors of Winn-Dixie Stores and an advisory council of Aetna. The Obama administration re-appointed him to the U.S. Air Force Academy Board of Visitors whose 15-member board, which includes four U.S. Senators and four members of the U.S. House of Representatives, elected him as Chairman in three consecutive years. In 2001, then Governor Jeb Bush appointed him to two terms on the seven member Florida State Board of Education, responsible for all public education in Florida and an annual budget of $15 billion. Hispanic Business magazine recognized Mr. Garcia as one of the "100 most influential Hispanics in the United States." He is the author of two books on leadership: A Message from Garcia that was ranked #6 on the Wall Street Journal Best Seller list and Leadership Lessons of the White House Fellows published by McGraw Hill. He received his law degree in 1994 from Columbia Law School, and he graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in 1983 from the U.S. Air Force Academy achieving the rank of Deputy Wing Commander. Charlie and his family reside in Boca Raton, Florida.
David Hernandez is Chairman and CEO of Liberty Power, a retailer of electricity with a national presence and annual revenue over $700 million. Under his leadership, Liberty Power currently serves tens of thousands of small to medium sized businesses and over 20 Fortune 1000 companies in 10 states. David was awarded Business Leader of the Year in 2007 by the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and Entrepreneur of the Year in 2005 by Hispanic Business Magazine. A native of Cuba, David graduated magna cum laude from Palm Beach Atlantic University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and later earned an MBA from the New York University Leonard N. Stern School of Business. David and his family reside in Palm Beach County, Florida.