Principle Owner:

Pamella Horton

Managing Partner/Chief Enhancement Officer/Employee Engagement Specialist

Pamella is the Founder of Maven's Connections and has expertise in Financial Wellness, Well-BEing, Mindset, Employee Engagement, Mindfulness, Executive Coaching, Affinity Marketing and Organizational Development. "Pamella is crazy intuitive and has laser focus business sense." ~ Judy Goss, CEO What Women Want Networking™,, National Organization She serves as an Advisory Board Member the Foundation of Possibilities. Pamella had the honor of serving on the Human Resource Association of Central Connecticut Board of Directors for 4 years and was their Vice President from 2009 - 2011.

Our Partners:

Karin Volo

Chief Joy Bringer/Director at Evoloshen

Karin Volo, an expert in engagement, career, personal and organizational development, is known as the Chief Joy Bringer. She is a co-author of the international best selling book, Engage! With 15+ years experience working with international Fortune 500 companies on two continents, she has insights on business building, cultural transformation, and high performance. Karin works with cultural development, employee engagement, leadership mentoring, professional inspirational speaking and writing. She uses her professional skills and draws from her personal experiences to help individuals and companies thrive. She is the author of the Bringing Joy children’s series, a regular blogger on Huffington Post, a faculty member at the Institute for Inspired Organizational Cultures, and an expert judge on employee engagement in both the UK and the US. Karin’s passion is helping people better their lives through sharing all she has learned on her own journey. Her purpose is bringing joy to the workplace.

Micha Mikailian

CEO/Founder of Intently

Micha Mikailian is a serial entrepreneur with 22 years of experience, and 8 startups to date. He loves creating game changing businesses that contribute to the evolution of humanity. His most recent company, Intently, is software platform that replaces online ads with inspirational images chosen by the user. With over 25% of internet users using ad-blocking software, the vision for Intently is to create a new paradigm in the $150B online ad industry by giving users control of who advertises to them.

Gino Collura

CEO and Founder G.R.I.T

Gino is the CEO and Founder of G.R.I.T Ground Ready International Training (G.R.I.T.)™ is a protection education firm that specializes in close quarter tactics that keep law abiding citizens, law enforcement, and military personnel safe. They pride themselves in utilizing Adult Learning Theory principles that are infused with Problem Based Learning techniques. Their methodical approach to content facilitation is built on efficiency, awareness, and intentional operant conditioning.

Maria Whalen

CEO and Founder Intentional Network

Maria Whalen is the world’s leading authority on invincible wellness™. Pioneer, Innovator, Inventor and Warrior – all describe her. She fights for personal health freedom, sustainability and independence in all things – offering autonomy for your health, finances, business and lifestyle. Maria invented the revolutionary Invincible Wellness™ System that gives each of us the power to handle almost anything – right now – when it comes to our health. “I believe anything the body creates, the body can heal,” says Maria Whalen. “You are the world’s foremost expert on YOU. The mind and body is a genius ecosystem of many systems that must work together for optimal health. Just like an auto mechanic is an expert on all the interconnected systems of a car’s engine and needs a way to manage it; you need a system for the health of your own body and mind. You must have a system where you’re the expert, your own health mechanic, your own doctor.” Ms. Whalen’s Invincible Wellness™ System counteracts, disrupts and dismantles the outdated and obsolete approach of both western and alternative systems of healthcare and treatment. She works with entrepreneurs; leaders and titans of the business world; doctors; lawyers; and people just like you, to make you totally independent of the broken “sick care system.”

Jen DeVore Richter

Author | Coach | Speaker

Jen is a business growth consultant and coach serving as the pioneer of the “Identity Revolution.” She is known as The Powerhouse Producer for Rising Influencers. She cures the identity crisis many have in business helping you claim your stage and transform into a purpose filled leader. Jen is a coach, author, speaker, influencer, and authority marketing agency owner. Her expertise in marketing and creative approach to business has culminated in two co-authored books: Amplify Your Business: The Rockstar Professional’s Guide to Marketing Success™ as well as the Rockstar Professional’s 90 Day Action Planner.™ She was recently named as a Contributing Writer to the HuffPost with featured articles on personal branding and small business marketing. Her podcast Purpose Filled Business™ is available on iTunes. Jen is on a personal mission to encourage business professionals to reinvent their lives, reenergize their businesses & reconnect to their purpose. In order to avoid common career and business pitfalls, it is vital for professionals to "claim their stage" which includes creating a vision for their career and business, elevating your personal brand, and using the right platforms to become known as a valuable expert-level member of your team, company, and industry. Jen and her team at Rock My Image empower and inspire business professionals across the country to evolve into a Rockstar Professional™.