Mike Cutino has been a leading publisher and businessman in the New York region for almost 40 years. As owner of Global Entity Media, he has served as CEO of Nightlife Magazine, New York Sportscene, Billboards on Wheels and the Drive Tee. An accounting major at SUNY Farmingdale, Cutino has parlayed his business experience and philanthropic mindset to help many individuals in need over the years. As Chairman of the New York Sportscene Children’s Foundation, Cutino has helped his community and often says “People won’t remember what you’ve done for them but they will remember how you made them feel.” Along with his many livelihoods, Cutino is also a 2x author and just published his newest children’s book, “The Adventures of the Karate Wizards” which was inspired by his passion for the sport of Karate.
Fran Petito has had a vast career in the media industry for over 40 years working as Publisher, Corporate President, Fashion & Beauty Editor, Celebrity Interviewer, Writer & Photographer, Public Speaker, Motivator, Marketing & Advertising Expert, Personal Safety Advocate and Mentor. A graduate of New York Institute of Technology, she has always been an avid philanthropist holding many charitable positions over the years. She currently serves as President of the New York Sportscene Children’s Foundation and the Executive Vice President of Yes We Care, Inc. She has been nominated for the National Women’s Hall of Fame of Suffolk County and the Long Island Business News Top 50 Long Island Business Women Award as well as the JAFFE Awards. Among the awards she has won include NYS Woman of Distinction and Woman of the Year for the International Federation of Business and Professional Women. She was recently awarded the NYSCF's “The Fran Petito Heart of an Angel Award” for her dedication for going above and beyond for the betterment of children and those in need, always working from her Heart!
Frank Lombardo, Esq is an attorney and local philanthropist. Following his graduation from St. Johns University, he attended Thomas M. Cooley Law School in Lansing, Michigan. His Law career began in 1987 and he has litigated and tried cases to verdict in the New York and Federal District Courts for over 25 years. He recently won the largest verdict in Suffolk County, winning $8.3 Million for his client involved in a motor vehicle accident. He also has great experience in the field of local philanthropy serving as special consultant to the Board of Directors of the Long Island Blues Society and sits on the Board of Directors for the Blues by the Bay Music Festival . Frank serves as Vice President of the New York Sportscene Children’s Foundation and has been Event Chairman for many fundraising events, including the Rock & Bowl for Kids!, the Angela Lombardo Blues Raiser and the Annual Celebrity Golf Classic charity events that raises needed funds for the Foundation and its mission.
Erin Crouthamel has been in the medical field for many years, earning her NYS Certification in Literacy Education and Master of Arts Degree from LI University and her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Child Study, NYS Certification in Early Childhood and Education and NYS Certification in Students with Disabilities from St. Joseph’s College. Erin is a member of Dementia Care Professionals of America and has a Qualified Dementia Care Provider Certificate. She has also been certified in First Aid/CPR/AED. Her credentials include Recreation Therapist and Certified Dementia Care Provider working with Alzheimer’s and Dementia patients and the Director of Therapeutic Recreation and Volunteer Services for a local Nursing and Rehabilitation facility. Erin serves on the Executive Board as Secretary/Treasurer for the New York Sportscene Children’s Foundation. Erin works with other team members to coordinate multiple charitable events each year.Erin is a Team Leader for the NYSCF Teen Ambassador program. She is also the new Center Director of the Huntington Learning Center located in Smithtown.