The Leader Bank Professional Network is a community based effort to grow small businesses by aligning our marketing efforts with local, respected entrepreneurs and business owners.
Our Mission is to find the most effective method of identifying new business opportunities for members of our network by referring them to people we know and are confident in. The members of our network are business people in our communities who share the same philosophy of quality service, being competitive in the market place, and providing the highest level of customer service available.
Everyone who joins our networking group is committed to:

- Treating all customers like a Family.

- Providing the highest level of service and quality products to all.

- Conducting their business with passion and pride.

Arlington  Mackenzie Bigelow: mbigelow@leaderbank.com
Belmont & Burlington  Paul Mitchell: pmitchell@leaderbank.com
Cambridge  Marc Romvos: mromvos@leaderbank.com
If you would more information about our Business Networking Groups please email one of our administrators above.
ARLINGTON
Mike Bavuso
Mike Bavuso
Big Foot Moving & Storage, Inc.
Position: President & CEO
Focus: Residential and commercial moving and storage services in the Boston area and beyond
Years of Experience: 17
Big Foot Moving & Storage, Inc. is a fully licensed and insured Massachusetts moving company. We offer relocation services, storage solutions, moving boxes, packing materials, and receivership services. There are many Massachusetts movers but there's a reason why people choose Big Foot Moving & Storage, Inc. Our goal is to make every customer a lifelong customer. Our skilled professionals are reliable, trustworthy, courteous, athletic, and able to ensure the safe delivery of your possessions to their new destination.
Business Address: 30 Park Ave, Arlington, MA 02476 (rear of the Gold’s Gym)
Business Phone: 781-488-3090
Business website LinkedIn
Mackenzie Bigelow
Mackenzie Bigelow
Leader Bank
Position: Assistant Vice President; Branch Manager, Arlington Center
Focus: Business and personal banking solutions
Years of Experience: 8
Leader Bank, N.A. offers a complete suite of retail and commercial banking services, including competitive yielding deposit accounts and free online banking and bill payment to both individuals and businesses. Leader Bank also offers a range of residential and commercial lending services, including home equity lines of credit and small business loans.
Business Address: 449 Massachusetts Avenue, Arlington, MA 02474
Business Phone: 781-641-0020
Elif Birkok
Elif Birkok, Esquire
Law Offices of Edwin P. Whittemore, P.C.
Focus: Real estate law
Years of Experience: 10
Focus is on representation of buyers, sellers, and financial institutions in the purchase and sale of residential and commercial real estate, including negotiation of purchase and sale agreements, review of title examinations, resolution of title-related matters, and attending and conducting closings. Experience in condominium conversions, short sales and foreclosures. Well-versed in facilitating IRC §1031 Exchanges for sellers and buyers of investment property.
Business Address: 114A Massachusetts Avenue, Arlington, MA 02474
Business Phone: 781-646-6606
Belinda Rother Boit
Belinda Rother Boit
Flagship Cleaning Services, Inc.
Position: Owner/President
Focus: Condominium Common Area Cleaning, Condo/Apartment turnovers/sales ready cleaning services
Flagship offers janitorial services to the real estate industry. We specialize in condominium common area cleaning and work with many properties and management companies in the Boston and greater Boston 128 area. Our expert and courteous staff will provide your facility with highly specialized and individualized service designed to meet your buildings’ specific needs. A la Carte services are available.
Business Address: 376 Massachusetts Avenue, Arlington, MA 02476
Business Phone: 781-646-4900
Business website LinkedIn
Robert Bowes
Robert Bowes
Bowes Real Estate
Position: President
Focus: Residential listing and sales in Arlington and the greater Boston area
Years of Experience: 40+
Business Address: 1010 Massachusetts Avenue, Arlington, MA 02476
Business Phone: 781-648-3500
Business website LinkedIn
Michael Bozza
Dhar Law, LLP
Position: Associate Attorney
Focus: Legal - Immigration, Criminal, Real Estate, Small Business Start-up, etc.
Years of Experience: 2
Business Address: 2 Atlantic Avenue, 4th Floor, Boston, MA 02110
Business Phone: 617-880-6155
Business website LinkedIn
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Christopher DeCillio
Christopher DeCilio, CFP®, CMFC®
DeCilio Financial Advisors
Position: Financial Planner
Focus: Comprehensive Financial Planning
Years of Experience: 14
Retirement Planning, Estate Planning, College Funding, Investment Planning, Tax Management, Risk Management/Insurance, Business Benefit Planning
Business Address: 15 New England Executive Park, Burlington, MA 01803
Business Phone: 781-643-5003
Business website
Phil Ferragamo
Fish Window Cleaning
Position: General Manager
Focus: Customer Service
Years of Experience: 9
Commercial and residential window cleaning service, clean gutters, and power wash.
Business Address: 26 Dudley Street, Arlington, MA 02476
Business Phone: 781-646-0405
Business website LinkedIn
Jonathan George
Jonathan George
Media Electric Inc.
Position: President
Focus: Digital video and interactive media production and post production services
Years of Experience: 29
Media Electric Inc. produces hi-def video and interactive media services for e-Learning and marketing on electronic platforms. We write/direct/produce/edit/encode technical training for computer notebooks, servers, and storage systems; produce and edit soft-skills and ethics training segments with professional talent for large corporations; create promotional spots; design interactive kiosks and produce 2D animations for museums. We do it all really well, at a great price, and continually surpass our customer's expectations.
Business Address: 1165R Massachusetts Avenue, Suite 104, Arlington, MA 02476
Business Phone: 781-643-1700
Business website LinkedIn
Jamie Joseph
Jamie J. Joseph
D'Nalel Designs, Interior Elements
Position: CEO/Principal Designer
Focus: Residential Interior Decorating Services and Upholstered Wall Art
Years of Experience: 5+
D'Nalel Designs does a variety of services for the Arlington, Belmont & Lexington Areas:
  • Interior Decorating
  • Interior Design (consult fee depends on project rendered)
  • Organization
  • Light Re-upholstery (dining room chairs, ottomans)
  • Furniture Restoration (depends on project)
  • Personal Home Decor Shopping (service provided for potential clients who do not have time to shop for home decor; small fee applies)
  • Building small furniture that is 2' x 4' or less using lumber, upholstery and home décor trim (footstools, ottomans, upholstered accessories and art)
Business Phone: 781-654-1350
Business website
Paul W. Kent
Rush-Kent Insurance Agency Inc.
Position: Owner
Focus: Business Insurance, Personal Insurance
Years of Experience: 28
We are a local, independent, trusted choice for insurance.
Business Address: 9 Court Street, Arlington, MA 02476
Business Phone: 781-648-5800
Business website
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Rob Mirak
Rob Mirak
Mirak Automotive Group
Position: Dealer Principal
Focus: Sales and service of new and pre-owned vehicles
Years of Experience: 18
John Mirak established MIRAK Chevrolet in 1936. His passion for automobiles was shared by his 3 sons whom worked with him in later years and had adopted his mantra: "An ounce of honesty is worth a pound of cleverness." His sons grew the business by taking care of the very families who had been buying vehicles from their father for years.
In 1982, MIRAK moved to Arlington Heights. The 10 acre facility is now home to a wide selection of new and pre-owned cars and trucks. Also housed here is MIRAK Service, Parts, and Collision Center. MIRAK has been a family run company now for three generations. Recently, Mirak Truck Center has been added to the complex, selling and servicing Commercial truck brands HINO (Toyota) and UD (Volvo/Mack).
Business Address: 1125 Massachusetts Avenue, Arlington, MA 02476
Business Phone: 781-643-8000
Business website
Margy Rydzynski
Margy Rydzynski
Brave New Web
Position: Founder and Social Media Consultant
Focus: Social Media
Years of Experience: 10
Brave New Web helps small business owners understand and use social media effectively. Our services include social media setup (LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, blogs, etc.), email marketing, seminars, webinars and small-group training.
I have a background in writing and in communication and worked for Harvard University for over a decade. I focus on best practices and appropriate use of social media tools to increase visibility and create community online.
Business Phone: 781-526-6417
Business website LinkedIn
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BELMONT
John Montanaro
John G. Montanaro
RE/MAX Renaissance Realty
Position: Broker/Owner
Focus: Buyers' and Sellers' Agency
Years of Experience: 23+ Licensed Certified Residential appraiser for 8 years
Business Address: 450 Common Street, Belmont, MA 02478
Business Phone: 617-484-2494
Business website
Howard Rock
Howard J. Rock
Law Office of Howard J Rock
Position: Attorney
Focus: Real Estate, Bankruptcy, Personal Injuries, and Estate Planning
Years of Experience: 38
Business Address: 411 Waverley Oaks Road, Suite 320, Waltham, MA 02452
Business Phone: 781-891-3500
LinkedIn  

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BURLINGTON
Pradeep Audho
PKA Insurance Group
Position: Insurance Broker
Focus: Life Insurance, Disability Insurance, Long Term Care Insurance
Years of Experience: 10+
Independent Insurance broker representing over 30 insurance companies such as SBLI, MetLife, Guardian, Mass Mutual, Principal Life, Prudential, Banner Life, Ohio National and many more. For an instant term life insurance quote in 5 seconds, visit our website at http://www.pkainsurance.com.
Business Address: 505 Middlesex Turnpike, Suite 16, Billerica, MA 01821
Business Phone: 978-600-8101
Business website LinkedIn
Peter T. DaMore
Peter T. DaMore, Jr.
Law Offices of Peter T. Damore, Jr.
Business Address: 279 Cambridge Street, Burlington, MA 01803
Business Phone: 781-229-7900 x20
Business website LinkedIn
Asha Dixit
Asha Dixit
Shah, Dixit & Associates, P.C.
Position: Partner
Focus: Regional accounting firm servicing small and medium size businesses
Years of Experience: 18+
Asha has experience in public accounting serving clients in manufacturing, biotech, hi-tech, construction, health services, real estate, retail, food & hospitality, non-profits, and professional service firms. Asha advises corporations and individuals on issues related to international taxation, new ventures, acquisitions, and growth strategies. She frequently represents clients during IRS and state government audits. Asha is a Certified Public Accountant.
Business Address: 128 Wheeler Road, Burlington, MA 01803
 
Business Phone: 781-229-7796
Business website LinkedIn
Jonathan Hurley
Jonathan D. Hurley, Esq.
Hurley Shah LLP
Position: Partner
Focus: Business Law, Commercial Real Estate, Civil Litigation, Personal Injury, Probate, Bankruptcy
Years of Experience: 7
After serving five years as an insurance defense litigation paralegal at a Fortune 100 financial company in Boston, I developed my litigation skills as an associate with a small firm in Wakefield handling complex litigation. I now concentrate my practice in Business Law including Commercial Real Estate and Civil Litigation including Personal Injury, Probate, and Bankruptcy.
Business Address: 384 Lowell Street, Suite 205, Wakefield, MA 01880
Business Phone: 781-246-1800
Business website LinkedIn
George Katsarakes
George P. Katsarakes
Law Office of George P. Katsarakes, PC
Position: President
Focus: Real estate, estate planning, tax, small business
Years of Experience: CPA 25+ Attorney 10+
Real Estate - Bank closings, represent buyers and sellers
Estate planning - Wills, trusts
Small business - Tax, accounting
As a CPA and an Attorney, I can assist clients from both disciplines.
Business Address: 56 Middlesex Turnpike, Burlington, MA 01803
Business Phone: 781-273-1055
Business website LinkedIn

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Dan Lionetta
Dan Lionetta
Leader Bank
Position: Vice President Mortgage Lending
Focus: Business and personal banking solutions
Years of Experience: 23
Leader Bank, N.A. offers a complete suite of retail and commercial banking services, including competitive yielding deposit accounts and free online banking and bill payment to both individuals and businesses. Leader Bank also offers a range of residential and commercial lending services, including home equity lines of credit and small business loans.
Business Address: 50 Mall Road, Burlington, MA 01803
Business Phone: 617-306-1451
Business website LinkedIn
Paul Mitchell
Paul F. Mitchell
Leader Bank
Position: Vice President of Business Development
Focus: Business and personal banking solutions
Years of Experience: 30
Leader Bank, N.A. offers a complete suite of retail and commercial banking services, including competitive yielding deposit accounts and free online banking and bill payment to both individuals and businesses. Leader Bank also offers a range of residential and commercial lending services, including home equity lines of credit and small business loans.
Business Address: 50 Mall Road, Burlington, MA 01803
Business Phone: 617-489-5110
Business website LinkedIn
Raj Mundhe
Raj Mundhe, CRPC
Morgan Stanley Smith Barney
Position: Financial Advisor
Focus: Financial services
Years of Experience: 5
I am a Financial Advisor in Morgan Stanley Smith Barney’s Waltham, MA office. I help families and businesses accumulate, grow and protect their wealth to meet goals and objectives which are important to them. I hold Series 7, 66, 31, Life and Health Insurance licenses and have earned the national title of CRPC®, Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor from the College for Financial Planning.
Business Address: 950 Winter Street, Waltham, MA 02451
Business Phone: 781-672-5111
Business website LinkedIn
Christine Pinney
Christine Pinney
Christine Pinney Marketing
Position: President, Marketing Consultant
Focus: E-Newsletters/Marketing
Years of Experience: 10+
We can help you get started with your business or non-profits E-newsletters and onto Facebook. We can also help you to keep it going. Whether you need help training your staff in how to do it or you need assistance with the content, writing and production, we make it easy and fun.
Bring us your tired, your poor, and your old marketing messages. We'll breathe new life into them that will make your customers take notice. Your online communications, including Facebook and your website need not be dry and boring. You can be entertaining, educational and professional!
Business Address: PO Box 736, Bedford, MA 01730
Business Phone: 781-271-0398
Business website LinkedIn
Lani Sanethong
Lani Sanethong
Lanergy Solutions
Position: CEO
Focus: Internet Marketing and Blogging Tools
Years of Experience: 8
Lanergy Solutions provides Internet Marketing websites and blogging tools that allow small businesses to increase their online exposure with minimal time and energy. Our tools are easy to use and lead to immediate results in high search engine ranking for longtail keyword phrases.
Business Address: 13 Converse Street, Wakefield MA 01880
Business Phone: 339-203-9308
Business website LinkedIn

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CAMBRIDGE
Dennis Benzan
Dennis A. Benzan, Esq.
Altman and Altman - Attorneys at Law
Focus: Personal injury and family law

Specializing in personal injury and family law, Attorney Dennis A. Benzan, has extensive experience in immigration law, criminal law, and civil litigation. Licensed in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Dennis A. Benzan has overseen cases from city/town, higher court, and federal jurisdictions.

Attorney Benzan received his B.A. in Political Science from Howard University in 1996, a Spanish Certification from the University of Salamanca, Spain in 2003, and his J.D. from Roger Williams University School of Law in 2004. His family migrated from Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic to Cambridge, Massachusetts in the 1960’s. Providing great service and instilling comfort to the people he helps is of the utmost importance, especially in cases where language is a potential barrier. He works tirelessly to ensure his clients understand their rights and obtain successful outcomes.

His internships included United States Congressman Jose F. Serrano in Washington D.C and a comparative advocacy program with an English Barrister, at Chambers of Ashley Underwood Q.C., Grays Inn. Attorney Benzan is a senior associate at Altman & Altman, LLP and resides in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He is the proud father of six-year-old twins, India and Matteo, and the husband of Tanya Bacci-Benzan, an upper school Vice Principal in Cambridge.

Business Address: 689 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139
Business Phone: 617-492-3000
Business website LinkedIn
James Grattan
James Grattan
Baystate Financial Services
Position: Financial Advisor
Focus: Insurance and financial services
Years of Experience: 11

I provide successful individuals, families and business owners with advice in building on their financial autonomy. My experience, combined with resources available at Baystate Financial, allow me to cover a variety of client problems and meet client’s established goals. My personal goal is to become a lifetime resource for each and every client.

Business Address: 200 Clarendon Street, 19th Floor, Boston, MA 02116
Business Phone: 617-585-4500
Business website LinkedIn
Brian Korby
Brian Korby
Self-Employed
Position: Accountant & Tax Preparer
Focus: Accounting & Tax Preparation Services
Years of Experience: 16

I provide a variety of Accounting & Tax Preparation Services to Small Businesses and Individuals. These include Corporate and Individual Tax Returns, Audit preparation, Financial Record Organization, Account Reconciliations, Payroll and Bill payment processing.

Business Phone: 781-777-2627
LinkedIn  
Andreas Kreutzer
Andreas K. Kreutzer
ePlace Realty
Position: Real Estate Consultant
Focus: Residential Sales and Buyer Representation
Years of Experience: 10

Since July 2012, joined ePlace Realty.  ePlace Realty was founded five years ago by Mr. Bill Scott, formerly Vice President of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, Huron Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138.  The company represents residential, commercial, as well as rental clients in the greater Boston area, and is also facilitating development projects.

 

I have represented buyers & sellers for 10 years in the Cambridge area, as well as other towns within route 128.  I do whatever it takes to get the desired results for my clients and have a 100% satisfaction rate.

Business Address: 830 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139
Business Phone: 617-835-6347
Business website  
Catherine Melina
Catherine A. Melina, RLA, ASLA
Melina/Hyland Design Group
Position: Principal, MA and CLARB Registered Landscape Architect
Focus: Comprehensive landscape design services
Years of Experience: 15+
At M/Hdg we develop award-winning, innovative design concepts while simultaneously creating functional and sustainable environments that are compatible with the natural resources of each project.
M/Hdg has achieved the highest possible aesthetic standards of design, while accommodating practical issues including cost control and maintainability. We are dedicated to delivering, personal, timely and affordable services to every client.
Business Address: 173 Pleasant Street, Suite 103, Cambridge, MA 02139
Business Phone: 617-491-4900
Business website LinkedIn
Mark Orent
Mark Orent
Leader Bank
Position: Vice President; Branch Manager, Central Square
Focus: Business and personal banking solutions
Years of Experience: 30+

Leader Bank, N.A. offers a complete suite of retail and commercial banking services, including competitive yielding deposit accounts and free online banking and bill payment to both individuals and businesses. Leader Bank also offers a range of residential and commercial lending services, including home equity lines of credit and small business loans.

Business Address: 675 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139
Business Phone: 617-497-2500
Business website LinkedIn
Marc Romvos
Marc Romvos
Leader Bank
Position: Director of Business Banking
Focus: Business and personal banking solutions
Years of Experience: 24
Leader Bank, N.A. offers a complete suite of retail and commercial banking services, including competitive yielding deposit accounts and free online banking and bill payment to both individuals and businesses. Leader Bank also offers a range of residential and commercial lending services, including home equity lines of credit and small business loans.
Business Address: 1201 Massachusetts Avenue, Arlington, MA 02476
Business Phone: 781-641-8803
Business website LinkedIn

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