Mona Alag

23 Mar

Mona Alag     Mona Alag On a hot August night, the seventeenth day of August, in 1970, as the Air France¬†airliner circled around the boroughs of New York, ¬†a sea of lights glittering and twinkling brought me to the … Read More »

Mohan Bafna 2016

15 Oct
Mohan Bafna

Mohan Bafna Opinion from Suresh Bafna My father, Dr. Mohan Bafna, comes from a very humble business family in a small village in the northwest desert province of India. He has always maintained a very simple and modest lifestyle. Even … Read More »

Dr. Mohan Bafna

14 Apr

Dr. Mohan Bafna Opinion from Suresh Bafna My father, Dr. Mohan Bafna, comes from a very humble business family in a small village in the northwest desert province of India. He has always maintained a very simple and modest lifestyle. … Read More »

Leo Weidenthal – 2010

18 Jul

Leo Weidenthal Leo Weidenthal (1878-1967) was editor of the Jewish Independent and founder of the Cleveland Cultural Garden Federation. Born in Cleveland to Emanuel and Julia (Kretch) Weidenthal, he began his newspaper career as a reporter for the Cleveland World; … Read More »

Margaret W. Wong – 2010

18 Jul

Margaret W. Wong In more than 30 years of practice, Margaret Wong built Margaret W. Wong & Associates Co., L.P.A. into a law firm nationally and internationally renowned for its knowledge and expertise in immigration and nationality law. Ms. Wong … Read More »

Donna Hom – 2014

18 Jul

Donna Hom Donna was born in Guangdong province in southern China. She married her husband Willie Hom in 1960 and emigrated to the U.S. (settling in Youngstown, Ohio). After arriving in the U.S., she had four sons and saw the … Read More »

Monte Ahuja – 2014

18 Jul

Monte Ahuja Monte Ahuja came to the U.S. in 1969 as a student at Ohio State University. He graduated with a Masters Degree in Mechanical Engineering in 1970. Ahuja moved to Cleveland in 1972 and while working full time earned … Read More »

Ratanjit Sondhe – 2013

18 Jul

Ratanjit S. Sondhe Ratanjit S. Sondhe emigrated from India in 1968 with two Masters’ degrees and $8 in his pocket to complete his Ph.D. in polymer chemistry at Akron University. In 1973, he founded POLY-CARB, Inc., a materials science company, … Read More »

Anthony Yen – 2012

18 Jul

Anthony Yen (Yan Yuan Tai) Anthony Yen (Yan Yuan Tai) is an internationally recognized expert in business and trade. His work with the World Trade Center Cleveland and other businesses and organizations have earned him numerous business associations, consultancies, speaking … Read More »

Rep. Mary Rose Oakar – 2012

18 Jul

Hon. Mary Rose Oakar Hon. Mary Rose Oakar, received her B.A. at Ursuline College, M.A. at John Carroll University, studied at Westham Adult College-Warwickshire, England, and had further study at Cleveland-Marshall College of Law. She has also received numerous Honorary … Read More »