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  • The Finntastic - This 43 Foot sailing vessel, built by Baltic Yachts and designed by Judel/Vrolijk  was 
        purchased in 1998.   Click here to visit the Finntastic's web site.

  • The Leda - The Leda is a 80 foot Dynamique yacht powerful performing world cruiser, Built in 1987.
        She has three spectacular staterooms plus sumptuous crews quarters forward. Full hydraulic rig.
        Twin Diesel Power. The Leda was purchased  in April 1999.  Click here to visit the Leda's web site.

  • The College Inn - The College Inn located in Bethany West Virginia. 
        Click here to visit the web site.

  • Peace Point Equestrian Center - Tucked away in the peaceful hills of West Virginia's Northern Panhandle
        is Peace Point Equestrian Center, where you can embrace educational opportunities while pursuing
        your love for horses! Come and discover the opportunities that await you.
        Click here to visit the PPEC's web site.

  • Aspen Manor

  • - Located in Wellsburg, WV, Aspen Manor an Independent and Assisted living facility is
        built around the Historic Mansion of Joseph B. Vandergrift. Sitting atop a hill overlooking the Ohio Valley.
        Aspen Manor is a beautiful structure with a rich history. Many of the buildings were designed and built
        in 1901 by the architectural firm of Alden and Harlow of Pittsburgh, PA. All of this is beautifully laid out
        on the 495 acre estate. Click here to visit the Aspen Manor's web site.
  • Former Secretary of Treasury PAUL H. O'NEILL's address

  • - It was a great pleasure to have Former
        Secretary of the Treasury Mr. Paul H. O’Neill as the key note speaker at the FWG conference in
        Pittsburgh, PA.
        Mr. O’Neill was sworn in as the 72nd Secretary of the Treasury on January 20th, 2001. Mr. O’Neill also
        served under Presidents Nixon, Ford, and Regan. He was chairman and CEO of Pittsburgh industrial
        giant, Alcoa from 1987 through 1999, and retired as chairman at the end of 2000. Prior to joining Alcoa, 
        Mr. O’Neill was president of International Paper Company from 1995 to 1987, and where he was vice
        president 1977 to 1985. And in 1995, O’Neill was made chairman of the RAND Corporation.   
    1.     To view Gene Valentine's introduction of Former Secretary of the
              Treasury Mr. Paul H. O’Neill'  CLICK HERE

    2.     To view Former Secretary of the Treasury Mr. Paul H. O’Neill's address CLICK HERE


  • Meeting Former President Clinton

  • - Former president Bill Clinton welcomes Gene Valentine to a
        White House dinner on November 3, 1997, celebrating the 10th anniversary of the National Public Radio
        Foundation.   Click here to view the photo of this meeting.