New Partners- CEO Insights May 2023

Posted on May 3, 2023

Please join us in welcoming new CenterState CEO Partner-level members.


Stone Hammer Homes & Construction

Chris Doran

6171 Airport Road

Syracuse, NY 13209


Let’s face it, that’s what building a home, doing a large renovation or adding an addition is, an expedition. It takes a lot of hands and a lot of minds to create what eventually is to become your new home. The process can seem overwhelming and unattainable, that’s where we come in. We are here to guide you through this journey, absorb the daily stresses of a large project and ensure that budgets and schedules are met. We specialize in custom new home construction, large remodels, additions and commercial construction, covering all of your project needs both large and small across Central NY. With over 50 years of industry experience you can count on the Stone Hammer Home’s team to make even your largest project dreams a reality.


Sidney FCU

Ashly Witt

42 Union Street

Sidney, NY 13838


Banking. Easier. SFCU has all the tools you need to grow your finances and create the life you've always dreamed of. We are committed our communities and the members we serve, making financial wellness a top priority. From your business to consumer needs, we cover it all. Start your financial journey today!


Safe Harbor Wills and Trusts

John Murphy

6702 Buckley Rd Suite 100

Syracuse, NY 13212


For more than a decade, John M. Murphy, Jr., Esq. has been helping individuals and families plan for their futures and the possibility of unforeseen financial issues. When you choose to work with Safe Harbor Wills and Trusts™, you gain the benefit of years of specialized knowledge that is then tailored to your unique circumstances. We don’t believe in a ‘one-size-fits-all’ approach, because every family is different.


Thresh Brokerage and Development

William Thresh

6017 Tarbell Road

Syracuse, NY 13206

(315) 663-6356

The Thresh family has been involved with the Central New York real estate industry for over 60 years. Specializing in the brokerage and development of commercial real estate, they apply modern strategies to a generational level of experience. Priding themselves to be strategic thinkers and nimble enough to move quickly when conditions change. If you have yet to do business with the Thresh family it is recommended you do, as your standards for the industry will be heightened.



Adam Feck

Manlius, NY

(315) 427-1991

Forward-46 is a business development firm that consults with partners to identify and capitalize on opportunities, leverage strengths, and optimize resources with the goal of maximizing productivity and profit. Services include business development consulting, leadership coaching and talent acquisition.


Inclusive Alliance IPA

Lauren Wetterhahn

P.O. Box 12167

Syracuse, NY 13218

(315) 703-2969

Inclusive Alliance is a clinically diverse network of health and social providers collaboratively working to adapt to the changing health care landscape.


Lahinch Group LLC

Joe Gehm

100 Madison St., Twr. 1, Ste. 1905

Syracuse, NY 13202


Lahinch Group is a real estate company with core principles focused on client’s needs, community investment and partnerships that help preserve the fabric of the neighborhoods we call home.

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