Meet The Team
Marcel is a great supporter of International Trade, he is an Italian American born in the United States and spent half his life between Italy and the US. He achieved his undergraduate studies at the American University of Rome, receiving an International Business degree in 2002. In 2004, he became a Manager of the Luxury Division for Starboard Cruise Services, an LVMH company. After creating an organization to manage brands and their logistical distribution to ships worldwide. In 2015, Marcel joined the American Club of Rome Board in various Board roles including President for 3 years and he continues to serve as a Board member. In early 2020, Marcel founded the Italian American Trade Council (IATC), joined the Michael Bloomberg 2020 Presidential campaign, and then he ran in a July special election for PA State Rep of the 156th District (unsuccessfully). In September 2020, he launched the Pro Business PAC to support Pro Business Democratic candidates and succeeded in having all supported races win the Nov 2020 elections in PA.
Jerome P. Nachlis, CPA, CGMA
Jerome is a business advisor with almost 40 years of experience in delivering results for Nonprofit and For-Profit businesses from $2M to $3B in revenue. With 20 years as a CFO/SVP his focus on process, scalability, efficiency, internal controls and communications are his forte. He is currently President/CEO of JPN Advisory Services, LLC providing financial, operational and administrative services to clients facilitating long-term growth and sustainability. His focus on business efficiencies, effectiveness while ensuring internal controls are established is key to his process. He lives in Wilmington, DE with his wife, Debbie and their two sons, Joshua and Aaron.
We need a better tomorrow. Today's challenges are unique, and we need candidates who will be able to rise to the challenge and ensure businesses have the best chance to ensure the future so we can hire more employees and expand our businesses.
Marcel Kaminstein the Chairman of the Pro Business PAC was born and raised in West Chester PA, son of an American Doctor and first-generation Italian mother, graduate of Unionville High School, lead a division in a Fortune 500 company, started small businesses, past President and Chairman of the American Club of Rome representing American Community in Italy working closely with the US Embassy in Rome, and launched MediaLab Group - a branding and innovation hub. These are some of the important experiences that have set him on the path to civic duty and create a positive voice for PA businesses.
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Lets Talk Goals
Business- Champion West Chester to be the Top PA Innovation Hub for Technology and Science by attracting Investments through Public-Private Partnerships to bring jobs, investment, and growth we desperately need to rebuild post-Covid.
Downtown Revival- We need to focus on attracting regional tourism to downtown areas by creating more pedestrian zones modeled after European town centers to support our stores and restaurants.
Education - Champion Harrisburg to Increase our budgets for Public Schools, Colleges and Pre-K. Create small group programs for individual teachers to assist students when parents have to work during restrictions.
Healthcare- Sensible approach to affordable Healthcare for everyone, affordable drug prices, tackle the opioid crisis locally, protect choice for women. Don't reinvent the wheel but address and fix the gaps so everyone is covered.
Mariner East Pipeline and Environment- If it can't be built safely it can't be built in our back yards; increased recycling efforts through public-private partnerships by innovating our local youth through our Innovation Hub.
State Digital Services- There is no reason why we can bank online every day and yet we have 1990's digital services with our government, this will change, lets lead the way.
Taxes- We need more efficient tax spending, smart county investments, better strategic planning.