Solutions 21 Team

Our Team

Buddy Hobart

Buddy Hobart

President & Founder

Pittsburgh native, Buddy Hobart is the Founder and President of Solutions 21. He is a consultant, entrepreneur, author, speaker, radio host, and is an internationally recognized expert on… Read More

Michelle Cerqua

Michelle Cerqua

Senior Vice President

Hired as the first employee in 1994, Michelle has had a significant impact on the success of Solutions 21. Working directly with Solutions 21 clients… Read More

Tyler Palko

Tyler Palko

Director of Leadership Development

Through his life experiences, he has developed invaluable leadership skills and understands leadership from various important perspectives. Thanks to his athletic talents… Read More

Albert Ciuksza

Albert Ciuksza

Director

Prior to joining Solutions 21, Albert has been charged with leading the development of innovative solutions to challenging problems in corporate, non-profit, and entrepreneurial… Read More

Rob Salome

Rob Salome

Director, Strategy and Leadership Development

His ability to translate his military education, experience, and lessons learned into the private sector is as extraordinary as his leadership resume… Read More

Eve Pyle

Eve Pyle

Business Development Project Coordinator

Eve Pyle is the Business Development Project Coordinator for Solutions 21. Prior to joining Solutions 21, Eve served as an Operations Manager and Recruiting Coordinator for a local business… Read More

Luis Rivera

Luis Rivera

Senior Leadership Consultant

A retired Army colonel who honorably served our country for over 24 years, Luis’ passion for leadership and team building was the core of his exceptional leadership in an array of services… Read More

Ed Varhola

Ed Varhola

Certified Coach

Ed Varhola is a valued member of the Solutions 21 team. He combines his nearly thirty years of business experience with practical solutions and provides applicable and immediate results to help… Read More

Our Latest Insights

The latest insights from our team

Mastery

I attended a high school football game this past weekend. In fact, it was my father’s game. If you’re a subscriber to my blog, you know that my dad is the head coach at West Allegheny High School in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This year is his 24th and final season as...