WHO we are
Lor3nzo (Lor3nzo T Geraci), Partner | Design
Lor3nzo has a broad experience in Design at large, spanning from being an Artist painting and sculpting, to being a CFO/Entrepreneur creating startups and organizing operations centered around Innovation. His approach is always centered around the individual experience of the products/services created. Lor3nzo enjoys viewing the world as a series of solutions to problems; ideally problems worth solving, and solutions that make the world a better place. Lor3nzo uses Creativity & Innovations as the ultimate form of Art to address challenges and leverage opportunities that arise every day in life and in business.
Prior to founding Ahead of the Wave, Inc./CREATIVERY.com Lor3nzo founded Toscana Enterprises Corporation, SODB.com., Blue Junction Software and Radio Studio 101. Lor3nzo also worked as a CFO for high-tech companies like Karmaloop.com, North Atlantic Internet Inc., Dash.com and BFS Business Printing; as a Corporate Accountant for Burns & Levinson, and as a Management Consultant at Toscana Consulting. Other hats that he wore include being Police Officer in Milano (Italy), IT Director, Business Development and Disc Jockey.
Lor3nzo holds a M.S. in Finance, a B.S. Business Administration and an A.S. Business Administration from Boston University. He graduated from all degrees with the highest honors.
A native of Siena (Italy) he enjoys painting, photography, cooking with friends, eating, reading, learning, writing, photography, and occasionally coding in HTML/CSS/PHP.
Follow Lor3nzo at:
- Lor3nzo.com (personal blog)
- Lorenzo’s paintings
- Lor3nzo’s photoblog
- Lor3nzo’s cooking
Carlene Geraci, IALD, MIES – Partner
Carlene’s sense of design is the product of her award-winning career as an Architectural Lighting Designer, her education in Architecture, and her father’s life long inspiration. The results of her design process are pieces of Art in their own right, marrying design & function. Carlene is also Partner | Design at projectLUCE.
Prior to founding CREATIVERY.com, Carlene worked 12-years at Lam Partners as an Associate Lighting Designer, providing Architectural Lighting services to world-class Architects in projects ranging from performance centers, to universities, office spaces, and others. Designing and managing such complex projects required a balance of Design skills as well organizational and analytical skills. Prior to Lam Partners, Carlene worked for Wolfers Lighting, Schweppe Lighting Design, and Robert Newell Lighting Design.
Carlene graduated from the Pennsylvania State University with a Bachelor degree in Architecture, with minors in Art History and Philosophy. She is a member of the Illuminating Engineering Society, Designers Lighting Forum of New England and the International Association of Lighting Designers.
Carlene enjoys reading about all forms of Art and Design, visiting museums and art galleries, traveling to Europe, cooking, and the occasional artful experimentation with wood sculptures.
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Ahead of the Wave is a Designed company. We believe that it’s the people that make the difference in life and in business. We are
building designing Ahead of the Wave with people in mind, for the people, to make the world a better place.
These are some of the individuals that have inspired us to start Ahead of the Wave, and that continue to inspire us, each and every day with their Art, the generosity of sharing of their experiences, and their talent: