Frank Koretsky | Business Leader and Development Guru
Miami, FL, July 26, 2018 (Ebiznewswire.com) – An accomplished businessman and philanthropist, Frank Koretsky knows fully that determination and hard work are the keys to his continuous success. Koretsky turned his own dreams into a reality with the right vision, ambition, and business intelligence. Making him one of the most respected and admired men in international business today.
Frank Koretsky’s start came at Bloomsberg University in Pennsylvania and continued on to graduate from West Chester University’s business school. Two highly rated Pennsylvania universities. Koretsky always tried combining business with his passions. Koretsky also worked his way through school as a DJ, playing at weddings, dorm parties, and even helped to establish an alcohol-free cabaret known to the locals as “Cheers”.
At the age of 23, Koretsky launched his first retail business. While continuing to DJ at night, he spent his days on the road selling and distributing consumer electronics and videotapes. Koretsky’s energy and vision etched the way to starting many successful ventures. This includes distribution, manufacturing, residential and commercial real estate, and film production.
“I just started making businesses for goods and services I like, I found out quickly I was surprisingly good at it!”
In addition, Koretsky owns almost 30 of business and his entrepreneurial experience is evident on record for creating and building his multifaceted portfolio of businesses. Growing from extremely troubled beginnings, his two primary distribution companies – International Video Distributors (IVD) and East Coast News (ECN) – now exist as the largest entities in their respective industries. Boasting at numerous nationwide locations and a list of over 200 employees on the payroll.
Furthermore, expanding beyond his successes in the distribution arena, Frank chose to follow product manufacturing. Calling on the sum of his business experiences, Koretsky has served as the driving force behind the development of several successful brands. Two of Koretsky’s most recent holdings are Baci Lingerie and OVO Lifestyle Toys. Koretsky manages all aspects of these award-winning brands’ operations, allowing him to provide strategic and uniform direction, as well as communication with distributors.
In addition to his personal success, Koretsky has also earned the title of real estate investor and developer. Obtaining and restoring commercial/ and residential properties has been an enjoyable and rewarding endeavor for Frank. Working with trusted colleagues, Koretsky has property investments in Florida, Georgia, Arizona, and New Jersey. All have benefited from Koretsky’s knowledge and expertise.
“One tip I would give others is to be patient. Do not give up when you think you’ve had enough”
Outside of this demanding work schedule, Koretsky remains committed to a number of charities as well as volunteering efforts. His accredited 501(c)(3) non-profit, The Koretsky Family Foundation, serves as a tool to support a variety of handpicked beneficiary organizations. Primarily targeting cancer research, Koretsky’s fundraising efforts have also delivered much-needed assistance to a number of other groups, including the Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide. Within the realm of fighting cancer, The Koretsky Family Foundation is a major contributor to the Fox Chase Cancer Center. Next, The Eileen Stein Jacoby Fund, the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Miami.
Extending his impact on the causes he supports, Frank Koretsky has dedicated the efforts and reach of his businesses to charitable fundraising as well. Over the course of many years, IVD, ECN and now Baci and OVO have collected funds at corporate functions and by participating in a number of annual, organized events.
Nonetheless, Frank Koretsky is a happily married family man with two beautiful daughters. While his public passion for business development is often most apparent. In conclusion, Frank’s private love for and support from his family are truly what drives his every effort.