Link to Home Page

Marc Paul Chinoy
Eric Zimmerman
Studio Cypher Team
Richard Earle, The Passing of Greatness
Betty Overstreet
Deborah Cornwell
Robert Pizzimenti


Marc Paul Chinoy is the founder and president of The Regis Group, Inc. Chinoy is an internationally recognized facilitator experienced in executive team planning, issue resolution, and transition management. Chinoy provides strategic planning and decision support to a wide range of professions and industries including telecommunications, healthcare, and the legal profession.

Chinoy has facilitated harmonization and industry-wide issue resolution efforts related to Healthcare with an emphasis on quality assurance, nursing standards, and pharmacy. Chinoy was engaged at the request of the FCC to manage the coordination of a wide range of telecom leaders in the advancement of consumer protection.'

Recently, Chinoy acted as a facilitator for multinational discussions lead toward eventual international patent law harmonization. In this matter, Chinoy was engaged by the American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA) acting in cooperation with the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), in successful efforts to assist the European Union select a single patent search system for the continent. Marc played an important role in key merger and acquisition ventures, including the divestiture of Bell Communications Research, Inc. (Bellcore) by the (then) seven Regional Bell Operating Companies.

In addition to consulting and facilitation, Chinoy has frequently spoken publicly on Intellectual Property-related subjects, and conducted training on success through team planning and cyclical decision making processes. He conducted executive training and leadership development for the United States Chamber of Commerce Institutes for Organization Management at prominent universities throughout the country.

> Top


Virginia resident Eric V. Zimmerman has been a member of the Virginia State Bar since 1975 and has served in a number of positions for the Loudoun County Bar Association. He also assists as a Commissioner in Chancery for the local court. His participation on the Real Property Committee of the Virginia State Bar has continued for two decades, even being appointed to the Board of Governors.

Eric was president of the Greater Loudoun Babe Ruth World Series when the National World Series for 16-year old boys was held in Virginia for the first time. As a result of those efforts he was named Loudoun County Citizen of the Year and the Virginia State Bar honored him with the Tradition of Excellence award.

Eric has lived in the Town of Purcellville since 1983, during which time he served two terms at its Mayor. He is married with four children and a bevy of pets. In addition to his family and professional commitments, he has coached youth sports (baseball and soccer).

The distinguishing feature of Eric's efforts is to assist his clients identify what their needs are, both from a personal and a business sense, and to help them achieve those goals. He recognizes in a legal sense what the client's rights are may not necessarily reflect what that client's desires are. Eric brings to the table the wisdom of practicing law and advising clients for over three and a half decades.

For a detailed view of Eric Zimmerman's professional career.

> Top


Studio Cypher (SC) is a business consultation and software customization firm founded in 2006 and headquartered in Bloomington, Indiana. SC is a nationally recognized firm experienced in facilitating revenue stream discovery, internet use enhancement, and software customization with a focus on gameifyed user experiences. SC provides these services to groups in the public interest such as community colleges, museums, zoos, and consultants looking to both enhance people’s lives and generate revenue.

Over the past several years, SC has:
  • Created an internet word jumble game that, for no upfront fee, can be used by public interest groups to raise funds
  • Created an enhanced walking tour to guide tourists around Bloomington, Indiana’s thriving downtown art scene
  • Consulted with an Optometry Supply company to help create a new hardware / software vision testing system, bringing a low-cost way for optometrists to turn a 30 minute eye test into a 5 minute eye test
  • Consulted with an energy conservation consultant to create an iphone application aimed at encourages home owners to lower their energy use

For a detailed view of Studio Cypher Team

> Top


With great sorrow and total respect, we mourn the passing of Richard Earle, who was a leader, innovator, and inspiration to all of us.

Richard Earle was a Cause Marketing, Branding, and Advertising expert with over 30 years experience at U.S. advertising agencies including Doyle Dane Bernbach, Grey Advertising, and most recently, Saatchi & Saatchi, New York, where he was Executive Vice President, Group Creative Director, when he retired.

He wrote major campaigns for Procter & Gamble, Johnson & Johnson, and Revlon, having created advertising / promotion for over 50 national brands and several key movements.

He created or supervised a number of award-winning public service campaigns, including the first national anti-drug abuse campaign and the Keep America Beautiful "Crying Indian" series.

A graduate of Amherst College, he is the author of the book "The Art of Cause Marketing: How to Use Advertising to Change Personal Behavior and Public Policy."

He is survived by his wife of many years, Pat, who has taken on the advancing of reading by young people, two daughters, Melissa and Carol, and a grand-daughter, Tess.

A broad range of professionals and leaders from a wide array of industries and disciplines mourn his passing.

Please join us all in celebrating the life of this great man.

Marc Paul Chinoy

> Top


As Accounting Manager, Betty Overstreet is responsible for the day-to-day financial operations of the company.

Betty attended Loudoun Valley High School and furthered her education at Northern Virginia Community College. She has over thirty-five years of business and bookkeeping experience.

Betty is a native of Loudoun County and currently resides with her husband in Purcellville, Virginia. Betty has two grown children and 5 grandkids. In her spare time, Betty enjoys spending time with her grandkids and square dancing. She also enjoys volunteering with the Salvation Army, and other small groups, doing weekly Bible Studies, reading and cruising to various islands.

> Top


As Special Development Advisor, Deborah assures that the creative Quality of the Group follows the highest standards for the full range of clients.

Deborah has a lifetime passion for the creation of extra-ordinary table-top displays. Her work grace the homes of many families and a wide array of offices. Her lifetime passion for unique floral design has led to her recent development of "Bee Floral Designs".

Deborah joined the Regis Group in June 2012 after almost twenty years with a leading Shenandoah Valley School System, where she was a facility supervisor contributing a combined total of 40 years experience in the hospitality, healthcare, as well as site management.

Deborah comes from Winchester, Virginia, where her family dates back there residence for five generations. She now resides in Leesburg. She has two children and six grandchildren.

> Top


Robert Pizzimenti is a native of New York City and a graduate of New York University.

Bob is a veteran of the telecommunications industry with a record of significant achievement in both the domestic and international arena.

Domestically, he oversaw the rapid growth of companies ranging from radio paging, mobile telephony, and major cellular telephone operations; including serving as V.P. of Marketing and Sales for Metro One, the non-wireline cellular service provider of the New York/New Jersey MSA.

Throughout the 1980s and 1990s, Bob took part in several significant business developments including serving as President of Ericsson Paging Systems NA; the North American subsidiary of Sweden’s LM Ericsson. In addition he was a key contributor to Ericsson’s capturing of a 50% market share of the U.S. cellular infrastructure market against domestic market leader Motorola.

As V.P. of Marketing for Iridium, Inc., he played a key part in the formation of a consortium to own and operate the world’s first privately held, global communications system; raising over $1,600,000,000 from sixteen international organizations.

While based in London, as COO of Satcom International, Bob led his partners from Germany and Italy into the industrial data markets of Europe and The Middle East, dealing with such matters as distribution and local regulatory compliance.

Over the course of his career Bob has introduced, and managed services in North America, Europe, The Middle East, and throughout Asia.

He played a key role in advancing TRG's P&P development, which he now provides under license to groups.

Because of his unique background and experience, Bob can help companies:
  • When leaders see problems as being intractable - because he knows that none are!
  • That want to increase market share but have hit a wall
  • Which are experiencing internal conflicts between departments
  • Who have acquired assets and need help with integration
  • Facing high growth; to stabilize
  • Plan their entrance into international markets

Bob is married to his best friend, Annette. His daughter Christie Lee is a PhD student in Oregon and is pursuing a career in neurobiology.

Bob looks forward to personally helping the many current and future clients of The Regis Group.

For a more detailed view of Robert Pizzimenti.

> Top


The entire TRG team mourns the loss of our beloved Clyde.
With regret we have said good-bye to our devoted companion in all we have done.
His constant love and devotion will be sorely missed.

> Top

Copyright © 2013 The Regis Group, Inc. All Rights Reserved