Since 1986, Mr. Zeilinger has owned, operated or invested in highly successful
entities specializing in the brand consumer products, business to business consumables,
product-based light manufacturing, health care and commercial realestate. Prior to 1986,
he was with the investment banking firms of Bankers Trust and Citigroup in New York City.
Mr. Zeilinger was the 2003 recipient of the de Villiers Award from
The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society in recognition of his major contributions
to the Society. He received a United Nations Award for his leadership
on international environmental issues. Mr. Zeilinger is Chairman of the Board at
Cleveland Clinic’s Taussig Cancer Center, and a member
of the boards of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Research Foundation and The Cleveland Play House.
He is also a lifetime trustee of the HELP Foundation, supporting children and adults with
Mr. Zeilinger sits on the board of for-profit enterprises as well, such as Checkpoint Surgical.
He also guest lectures in Entrepreneurship at institutions of higher learning including
Case Western Reserve University and Notre Dame College. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree,
magna cum laude, in International Relations from Syracuse University.