EVOLVE Business and Professional Magazine May 2019 - Page 6

RYAN KEUR PRESIDENT DAYTONA TORTUGAS MINOR LEAGUE AFFILIATE OF THE CINCINNATI REDS ERIKA BENFIELD VICE MAYOR CITY OF DEBARY ROOT, ROOT, ROOT FOR THE HOME TEAM. While Ryan Keur is the biggest fan of the Daytona Tortugas, it is his management acumen that led to his being honored as the national Minor League Baseball Executive of the Year by Baseball America and Ballpark Digest. No surprise. Before landing in Daytona Beach, Ryan was with the Burlington Royals, where he was named the Appalachian League Executive of the Year three years running. His trophy case also includes honors from the Kansas City Royals and the Florida State League. Ryan was an honoree in the News-Journal’s “40 Under 40” leaders in 2017. He serves on the Boards of Directors of One Voice for Volusia and Team Volusia. LEADING WITH STYLE. In addition to being Vice Mayor of DeBary, Erika Benfield owns Florida Living Quarters, which has received nominations and awards from local chambers of commerce and the Orlando Business Journal as a “Top 10 Interior Design Firm”. Born in Puerto Rico, she moved stateside at age six. Erika is a member of the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Orlando and West Volusia. She is past president of the local Toastmasters Club and Rotary Club of DeBary, Deltona and Orange City and is a graduate of Leadership West Volusia. Team Volusia is proud to have Erika as a Board Level investor. INVESTOR