Our philosophy is to enable and empower all Cazbah team members to go the extra mile. We’ve built a successful business on this concept, recognizing that in business, as in life, you get out of it what you put into it. So, in our way of thinking, if we do good, we’re likely to get good back. We haven’t been proven wrong yet!
Cazbah’s management team is truly world class, possessing the skills and experience to continue to lead the company on its current path of growth and profitability.
Decades of experience are represented at all levels of the management team and throughout the entire organization. From Business Development to Production to Internet Marketing Consulting, the Cazbah Management Team is a group of savvy professionals well versed in all aspects of the successful management of the company.
Charles “Chaz” Broersma
Founder & CEO
Chaz is a small business leader and visionary. His diverse background working directly for organizations ranging in size from Fortune 500 companies and world renowned universities, to mom & pop shops has given him an extraordinary perspective on business needs and market cycles.
Chaz has always had a passion for small businesses. Being a successful entrepreneur and an employer himself, he understands the challenges that other small business owners and operators face every day. He knows the truth about the economy, the fact that small businesses represent the majority on a multitude of levels including, net new jobs created, gross domestic product and exports and innovations, just to name a few.
He has more than twenty-five years of sales, marketing and business management experience. Immediately prior to starting Cazbah in 2001, he served as Director and Senior Staff Member at the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) Research Corporation. He also worked as a Worldwide Account Manager at Eastman Kodak Company, Director of Major Accounts at Adams Colway & Associates – Advertising Agency, Manager of Alternate Channels at ACC Long Distance and Account Executive at Frontier Communications.
Chaz is a graduate of Calvin College (BA – Business & German) and a Veteran of the U.S. Air Force having served with the Tactical Air Command (TAC), assigned to the F-15s of the 36th and 49th Tactical Fighter Wings. Chaz is a pilot and he actively participates in a number of adventure sports and wilderness excursions.
Karen officially joined Cazbah in the summer of 2018. She graduated from Herkimer County Community College with an Associate’s Degree in Secretarial Science and has since worked towards her Bachelor’s Degree in Speech-Language Pathology at Nazareth College.
Karen brings with her more than 20 years of medical secretarial and office management experience where she has worked for a variety of small businesses ranging from manufacturing to a variety of diverse medical fields.
Karen has a passion for helping people and a focus on delivering high-quality care. She has a keen understanding of the importance of customer service and makes it her mission to ensure that all Cazbah clients and employees are treated with respect and dignity.
>Charles and Karen have been married since 1989 and have three grown children and two grandchildren.