Young professionals in the Greater Cincinnati region are invited to attend the EACC Young Professionals Executive Insights event on September 20 featuring Joe Bourgraf, Chairman, Ferno Group of Companies.
As Chairman of the privately held Ferno Group of Companies, Joe leads his family’s investment portfolio from an exclusive producer of emergency medical and mortuary products to a blended portfolio with digital based solutions to include www.Acetech.com and www.VRpatients.com . Working closely with Emergency Response agencies worldwide, the Ferno Group brings platform-based innovations to reality, in solving their challenges in their dynamic environments.
Prior to joining Ferno Group, Joe held various leadership positions at Intercomputer Communications Corp and Unisys Corp. in sales, marketing, and program development of large-scale data systems for global airline systems.
Joe is a graduate of Culver Military Academy and Xavier University. He is also a member of the Cincinnati Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO) and serves on the US Bank Board of Advisors. Joe has served on the Board of Directors of several companies including Lion Apparel and Cincinnati Sub Zero, Inc. He and his family are also very involved in the various philanthropic endeavors that are supported by The Bourgraf Family Foundation, including the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, the Culver Educational Foundation, and the University of Cincinnati Carl H. Lindner College of Business.
About the Ferno Group of Companies
At FERNO, we’ve been creating solutions since 1955, improving today’s go-to EMS equipment and uncovering new, better ideas for tomorrow. As the leading global provider of emergency care solutions, we’ve put our decades of experience, innovating products to transform the delivery of emergency care. Through it all, we’ve maintained a focus on safety and a commitment to helping medics and EMS agencies deliver the very best emergency care.
ACETECH’s Fleet Performance Optimization Technology and Services help emergency fleets who want to improve overall performance, to put an end to manual vehicle data collection, minimize liability risk, and meet global standards of efficiency.
Like a flight simulator for pilots, VRpatients immerses students into lifelike, stress-inducing scenarios allowing them to interview, assess, diagnose, and treat patients in simulation. Available through a web-based application or in full immersive VR, it’s the closest you can come to real life training without real life consequences.
About the Executive Insights Series:
The Executive Insight Series offers exclusive events where young professionals have the opportunity to connect with top-level global business executives in the Greater Cincinnati region. Attendees have the opportunity to hear the featured executive share his or her career journey, while also discussing professional development, career success, and what it means to be a future global leader. Each event also includes a question and answer session.
Who are the EACC Young Professionals?
The Young Professionals of the EACC are dynamic, internationally-minded 21-35 year old individuals, who connect with European business and culture through a series of social and professional development events.