Pauline Samuels is a visionary leader with a career spanning over 33 years, marked by an unwavering commitment to excellence and innovation. With a background in Computer Operations. Pauline has seamlessly transitioned through diverse industries, amassing a wealth of experience in finance, marketing, and real estate as a licensed California Realtor.
About: Pauline Samuels, CEO/President
A Multifaceted Professional Journey:
Pauline's journey is a testament to her adaptability and relentless pursuit of success. She honed her financial acumen as a Reconciliation Analyst at a major banking institution, where precision and diligence were paramount. Her exceptional organizational skills and strategic thinking were further exemplified in her role as an Executive Assistant in Finance, where she played a pivotal role in financial operations.
As a Webmaster for the automotive division at a major software corporation, Pauline combined her technological prowess with her business acumen, shaping digital landscapes in the ever-evolving automotive industry. Her ability to harness the power of technology for business advancement set her apart as an influential figure in her field.
A Champion of the Arts:
Pauline Samuels is not just a corporate leader; she is a driving force behind the arts community. As the founder of Creative Artist Magazine, she has created a dynamic platform dedicated to promoting and supporting the creative minds that enrich our society. Through this endeavor, Pauline has provided a voice to artists, showcasing their talent and fostering a vibrant artistic culture.
Pauline's leadership is marked by innovation, adaptability, and an unrelenting pursuit of excellence. Her ability to bridge the gap between diverse industries, from finance to real estate to technology, demonstrates her versatility and dynamic approach to leadership. She is not only a CEO/President but a trailblazer who inspires those around her to push boundaries and strive for greatness.
In her extensive career, Pauline Samuels has not only accumulated knowledge and experience but has also enriched the industries she's touched. With a relentless drive for success, a passion for the arts, and a commitment to making a lasting impact, Pauline is a true visionary and a leader for the ages.
Chief Financial Officer
Thomas Weaver, a visionary leader in science, finance and the world of steel and fabrication, brings a unique blend of expertise, creativity, and business acumen to his role as Chief Financial Officer. With a Bachelor of Science Degree from California State University Long Beach as his foundation, Thomas has embarked on a remarkable journey marked by entrepreneurial spirit and a passion for artistry.
About: Thomas Weaver, CFO
A Trailblazing Entrepreneur:
Thomas is not just a CFO; he's the founder of TMW Systems LLC, a testament to his entrepreneurial drive and innovative mindset. He holds a coveted Contractors License for Structural Steel. His remarkable ability to design and create Kinetic Steel Structures sets him apart as a true visionary in his industry.
Creating Architectural Wonders:
Thomas Weaver's steel and fabrication skills have graced some of the most iconic projects in recent memory. From collaborating with tech giants like Google and Amazon Robotics to contributing his expertise to NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), Thomas's portfolio boasts an impressive array of accomplishments. His work with Blue Halo and countless other notable clients attests to his commitment to excellence and innovation.
A Passion for the Arts:
Beyond the boardroom and steel structures, Thomas is an ardent supporter of the arts. His love for sculpture, painting, drawing, and welded objects transcends the boundaries of a mere collector. Thomas is a creator himself, fashioning steel-structured art that is a testament to his boundless creativity and commitment to the artistic community. His dual role as both a financier and an artist underscores his versatility and passion for enriching the world through various forms of creativity.
Leadership Defined by Vision:
As Chief Financial Officer, his ability to bridge the worlds of finance, entrepreneurship, and artistry is a testament to his dynamic approach to leadership. He not only manages financial matters but also inspires those around him to dream BIG and achieve even BIGGER!
In the multifaceted career he stands as a beacon of excellence, leaving an indelible mark on both the business and artistic landscapes.
Patrick McNeal, Esq
Patrick McNeal, fondly known as Pat, he owned and operated a thriving law practice in Southern California, prior to his retirement. As the Secretary of Creative Artist Magazine Inc, Pat brings decades of wisdom and a wealth of knowledge to a role that holds immense potential for creating a positive impact in the community through the power of creativity and giving.
About: Patrick McNeal, Esq
A Philanthropic Visionary:
In retirement, Pat has redirected his boundless energy and passion toward projects that deeply resonate with him. His philanthropic endeavors are a testament to his desire to give back to the community that he holds dear. Creative Artist Magazine Inc has been fortunate to benefit from Pat's benevolent spirit, as he serves as its Secretary, playing a pivotal role in the organization's mission to harness the power of art for positive change.
A Vision for Artistic Philanthropy:
Pat McNeal's role as Secretary is instrumental in shaping Creative Artist Magazine Inc as a formidable force in the world of artistic philanthropy. With his guidance and dedication, the magazine is poised to become a true contender in giving back to the community through the arts. Pat's vision is to elevate the organization's philanthropic initiatives, ensuring that creativity becomes a driving force for positive change.
A Legacy of Impact:
Through his role as Secretary, Pat is writing a legacy of impact, one that will resonate for generations to come.
Creative Artist Magazine Inc. is fortunate to have a dedicated and diverse Advisory Committee composed of passionate individuals from various backgrounds and expertise, all working collaboratively to support our mission. These esteemed committee members serve in various capacities, lending their knowledge, skills, and experience to assist with a wide range of events and activities. From organizing fundraisers to providing strategic guidance, our Advisory Committee plays a pivotal role in shaping the success of our initiatives. Their commitment and expertise ensure that we continue to make a meaningful impact in our community and beyond.
Sr. Advisor of Art and Mental Health
Creative Artist Magazine Inc is thrilled to introduce LaTonda Hardy-Davis as our Sr. Advisor of Art & Mental Health, a role perfectly tailored to her unique blend of talents and expertise. LaTonda is not only a licensed therapist but also a seasoned artist, making her a true visionary in the realm of artistic well-being.
About: LaTonda Hardy-Davis
A Dual-Role Professional:
LaTonda holds the esteemed title of Marriage Family Therapist, licensed under #MFT40763. Her extensive background as a therapist has equipped her with the skills and compassion needed to guide individuals on a transformative journey towards mental and emotional well-being. Her therapy sessions are designed to dissect personal issues, empowering patients with the tools they need to see life's challenges as opportunities for growth.
A Champion of Mental Health in Entertainment:
LaTonda Hardy-Davis's impact reaches beyond traditional therapy settings. She is a SAG/AFTA Mental Health Provider, recognized for her contributions to the world of entertainment. Her counseling services have played a pivotal role in television productions, where she has masterfully diffused tension and facilitated effective communication, ensuring projects stay on track and maintain a positive atmosphere.
A Multi-Talented Artist:
Born in the vibrant city of Chicago, Illinois, LaTonda is a true multi-talent. Notably, she has taken on roles as a producer, assistant director, screenwriter, casting director, and music manager in the entertainment industry. Her impressive credits include notable works like 'Trading Soles' (2022) and 'Survival' (2022). Currently, she is at the helm of her new production company, AFD Productions, LLC, where she is passionately bringing her vision to life with her upcoming feature film, 'The Mine.'
LaTonda Hardy-Davis embodies the perfect fusion of art and mental health, advocating for the well-being of artists and creatives while leaving an indelible mark on the entertainment landscape. As the Sr. Advisor of Art & Mental Health at Creative Artist Magazine Inc, she is poised to lead and inspire, paving the way for a healthier, more vibrant artistic community.