Names and faces: News about business people in Manatee, Sarasota counties

November 26, 2012 

Ron and Bozena Suponcic and their FloridaHomeChannel.com team have joined the Webber Street (Sarasota) office of Re/Max Alliance Group. Formerly of Horizon Realty in Venice, the Suponcics ranked No. 1 in listings and sales from 2003 through 2011. Since 2007, they have ranked as two of the top agents in the area for short sale transactions.

Tara Williams, a new business insurance agent, has joined BB&T Insurance Services in Bradenton.

William (Van) Van Artsdalen Jr. has joined Wagner Realty's office on Longboat Key. He has been licensed in New Jersey for 20 years and has been a restaurant owner and florist, and most recently was regional director of real estate for Wawa, Inc.

Lisa Misiewicz of Relative, LLC and Dr. Robyn Spirtas, director of SWAT Networking-Successful Women Aligning Together, presented April Dacas of Len's Roofing with the SWAT Woman of the Month Certificate. Dacas was recognized for her outstanding work at the October meeting at the Manasota Chapter of SWAT.

Tom Cail and Jason Grande of The Cail/Grande Group have joined Re/Max Alliance Group in the Webber Street (Sarasota) office. They return to Re/Max after four years with another company. Cail, a member of the original Cail Group, which formed in 1992, specializes in luxury and waterfront properties.

Rick Helbing of Suncoast Advisory Group has been named among the 150 Best Financial Advisers for Doctors by Medical Economics magazine. Helbing is a certified financial planner and chartered financial consultant and is a member of the Financial Planning Association, Society of Financial Services Professionals, and Medical Group Management Association.

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