The Electronic Home Delivery Project Team

ALAN W. SORTER
Founder, Chairman, President and CEO of Freedom Media Group, Inc.
Founder and Creator of The EHDP AKA Chloe Project

Mr. Sorter, a thirty nine-year media veteran, is the founder of Freedom Media Group, Inc. and a twenty-year veteran of Knight Ridder, Inc. (now The McClatchy Company), the second largest publisher of newspapers in the United States. Mr. Sorter’s background includes many years in newspaper operations, including editorial, circulation, customer service, transportation, production, sales, and marketing management, culminating as part of the leadership of the Knight Ridder Reengineering Project. As project manager of this task force, Mr. Sorter managed a team that over a two-year period assessed the operating practices of each of Knight Ridder’s thirty-two daily newspapers and implemented changes and enhancements that properly positioned Knight Ridder for continued future growth. Mr. Sorter completed the Advanced Management Program, J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Temple University. He is a member of the National Newspaper Publishers Association, National Association of Minority Media Executives, International Newspaper Financial Executives, Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. and many other industry and non-industry related organizations. Mr. Sorter serves on numerous community boards in Florida and Ohio and is a media sponsor of After-School All-Stars in Ohio.


RAY THORNTON
Special Advisor to the President & CEO of
Freedom Media Group, Inc.

Co-Creator of The EHDP AKA Chloe Project

Herman Raymond Thornton is responsible for operations of six brands in the Ohio and Florida markets for Freedom Media Group of Ohio, Inc. Mr. Thornton manages staff, contractors and suppliers. He directs and execute creative design for print, and online in addition to managing day-to-day operation of business services and manages information systems.

Born in Columbus, Ohio and a lifelong resident, he is a graduate of the Columbus College of Art & Design (CCAD). He has participated in workshops for the Columbus Association of Black Journalist (CABJ). He is a charter member of an alumni organization for local church camp program that has a history of 60+ years.


KHADIJAH-AMIRAH ISLAM-DUDLEY
former Marketing & Sales Manager
Freedom Media Group of Ohio, Inc.

Co-Developer and Social Media Marketing & PR member of
The EHDP AKA Chloe Project

Khadijah-Amirah Islam-Dudley is a native of Columbus, Ohio. She holds a bachelors degree in Marketing & PR from Capital University in Bexley, Ohio. With her foundation in public relations, public speaking and marketing, she went into work for multiple media outlets and advertising companies to develop her multilayer skill set. While in college, Khadijah partnered her hobby of sneaker collecting and entrepreneurship into a full e-commerce store via eBay. Recently, she has implanted her hobby into a full fledged, online sneaker brokerage and consignment business name Midwest Sneakers-n-Stuff based in her hometown. In addition to her entrepreneurial spirit, Khadijah Islam-Dudley has worked hard to develop multiple skills from graphic design to print media layout. So with almost a decade of marketing and sales experience, Khadijah continues to spearhead and lead multiple social media marketing programs as well as brand development projects.


TIMOTHY L. MOORE
Vice-President/Protection Services
Freedom Media Group, Inc.

Chief of Security
The EHDP AKA Chloe Project

Timothy (“Big Tim”) Moore, is a highly regarded security specialist, having led national and international security teams for over two decades, which included an earlier stint with Freedom Media Group, Inc. in the late 1990s. Mr. Moore is back as Chief of Security for The EHDP AKA Chloe Process.

Timothy Moore aka Big Tim was born in Amityville, New York. He started in the security business when he was 18 years of age. He was approached by a young man who was in need of a Bodyguard.  

“So the gentleman, he paid me $500 dollars and gave me a card. On the card it read, ‘Would you like to work for me?’ I knew I had a very good opportunity to work in Private Security. One who deals with Special kinds of people. In 1990, I work for him until I moved to Florida. Then when I arrived in Florida I worked for a gentleman who had #1 hit song in the Miami Sound business.”

“Then I met Alan Sorter. He is the one that had Visions that were incredible. So for 17 years, I have been waiting for those visions, and one of those vision is Success!

“Providing protection to individuals, companies and organizations is ‘something I was born to do,'” says Mr. Moore. 


ALFRED “AL” CHISHOLM
Vice-President of Marketing
Communications — Matusalem
Spokesperson for
The EHDP AKA Chloe Project

Alfred Everett Chisholm established Chisholm Advertising & Collateral in Miami, FL in 1999, a boutique creative design ad agency, after selling his stock interest at Merrell-Chisholm in Raleigh, North Carolina in 1998. Since 2002, Alfred has also been retained as in-house Vice President of Marketing Communications, worldwide, for ultra/super premium rum brand, Matusalem. His current responsibilities involve establishing marketing positioning, objectives and strategies, including the implementation & coordination of all marketing communications related programs. Prior to his return to Miami in 1999, Alfred established Chisholm & Associates in Raleigh, NC in 1992, a marketing communications agency focusing on print design. The agency’s domestic business-to-business work expanded to overseas and the agency eventually opened an office in London to service clients in the UK and Europe. A merger in early 1997 to Howard, Merrell & Partners, one of the most prolific agencies in the East Coast, resulted in a new company name, Merrell-Chisholm, LLC. The merger vastly expanded the capabilities of Chisholm & Associates. After selling his stock interest, he moved to his hometown of Miami for family related reasons. Notable client’s have included: CooperTools (premium hand tools manufacturer/Div od Cooper Industries), Perstorp-Pergo flooring (laminated flooring manufacturer), BlueCross-BlueShield/NC (insurance provider), Nortel (telecommunications company), IFS (software manufacturer), Kimberly-Clark (manufacturer of paper goods), McGregor (golf equipment manufacturer), Bacardi Rum-Bacardi Global Brands (leading rum company)

Alfred’s strength is his senior management experience, committed to building client/customer service relations with unique and strategically driven creative communications. He has a gift of recruiting and bringing together young aggressive teams of creative talent, with senior management marketers from top agencies and corporations, to build a unique service-oriented, creatively driven design group.

Upon graduation from University of Florida in 1975, with a Bachelor of Science in Advertising from the School of Journalism with a Minor in Sociology, Alfred worked for Editorial America S.A. (currently Editorial Televisa) in Miami, FL, publishers for the leading Hispanic publications Vanidades, Cosmopolitan,
Buenhogar, Mecanica Popular and others. Responsibilities included working in conjunction with the editorial and production departments, and the printers. In 1980 joined MJD Universal Advertising in Miami, FL. as an Account Executive, promoted to Vice President & Account Director and ending in 1992 as a Co-Managing Partner and a member of the Board Directors.

Born in Havana, Cuba, with US Citizenship from birth. Raised in Miami, Florida. Fluent in Spanish. Married to Maria “Luly” Chisholm; has a grown son Michael (attorney) and a daughter Raquel (Social Media Producer). They live in Coral Gables, Florida.


LUIS E. BOUE, C.P.A.
Colbert, Boue and Associates, LLP

Chief Financial Officer
The EHDP AKA Chloe Project

Luis Boue has more than 35 years of experience as a Certified Public Accountant.   As a founding partner of Colbert, Boue, and Assosites, LLP, Mr. Boue is head of the firm’s accounting, and consulting department. In this role, he handles tax and financial planning for high net worth clients. He works with individuals and corporations on a local and national level to provide general business advice and financial consulting.

Prior to the formation of Colbert, Boue and Associates, LLP, Mr. Boue rose to the level of senior audit principal at several national and regional accounting firms. At those firms he was in charge of many of the firm’s large accounts which included many prominent south Florida businesses.
Mr. Boue has diversified experience in such industries as real estate and construction, professional services, hospitality, restaurant, retailing and wholesale distribution, import and export and mercantile industries.  Additionally, he has considerable experience in the organization and implementation of complex tax structures.

Mr. Boue is a member and past president and chairman and past treasurer of the Orange Bowl Committee. He also works in the strategic planning and football committees of the Orange Bowl organization. Additionally, he is on the board of the Zoo Miami Foundation, the search past chairman of the South Florida Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, past president of the Rotary Club of Coconut Grove, a current member of the Rotary Club of Coral Gables and past member of the Board of Directors of the Rotary Club of Coral Gables, a past member of the Board of Directors of the Community Foundation of Pinecrest, a past member of the Executive Board of the South Florida Council of the Boys Scout of America, a member of the Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce, a former member of the Advisory Council of Mission Marti, and a former member of the board of directors of the Visiting Nurse Association.

Mr. Boue is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He received his Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from Florida International University in 1978.


DERRICK McELRATH
PNC Bank Business Banking
VP Treasury Management
The EHDP Banker
The EHDP AKA Chloe Project

Derrick S. McElrath II has been in banking since 1995, he’s currently a Vice President of Business Banking with PNC Bank. In his current role, his responsibility include acquiring new business, retaining business clients to ensure they have the proper treasury management tools to operate their businesses as efficiently as possible. Derrick also recently retired from the Ohio Air National Guard after serving a 27 year career.
Derrick received a bachelor’s degree from Central State University, and a master’s degree in marketing and communications from Franklin University. He is a graduate of Leadership Columbus and completed the United Way’s Diversity Program, 9th Cycle.

A native of Dayton, Ohio, Derrick and his wife, Saqualia, are the proud parents of Darius and Kiarra McElrath. 


CLARENCE TAYLOR
Hospital Laboratory Manager (ret.)
Chief Advisor
The EHDP AKA Chloe Project

Promoting Spiritual Communities and growth in our digital neighborhood worldwide

Clarence Taylor is retired from full time employment. He enjoys and embellishes very advanced theology while serving also in local churches. Clarence was promoted in one local church in Philadelphia to the position of Vice Chairman of Deacons (23) and responsible for all digital records as membership grew (1983) from @200 to over 2,100 in 1991. My objective is to expand my social skills into a very unique and different experience in digital technology. Clarence’s experience and expertise includes 20 years as Hospital Laboratory Manager. This experience also includes managing @200 employees through @10 female supervisors as the first non-White male in 1972 America for a few months. This period of time included the advent of digital technology because my team was the first hospital laboratory on the East coast to acquire and install successfully a Clinical Laboratory Computer with main frame.

Clarence was always the choice for this female team of leaders to be their sole coach and cheerleader as a manager. There was never a male supervisor because they just could not compete with my team. As an African American, Clarence is still searching for a peer in America. He is filled with outstanding interpersonal Spiritual skills AND filled with GBL (God Breathed Love). http://www.blackplanet.com/gentlemen67/

1963 Bachelor of Science in Biology, General Science, Physical Education, Graduate studies in Political Geography. Attended Philadelphia College of Bible founded by Dr. Cyrus Scofield, Dallas Theological Seminary. Varsity Basketball, Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, And a profound volunteer in community services. Four years USAF after undergraduate degree, direct admission to NCCU Law School, Medical College of Osteopathy but was hindered because of family medical problems. 20 years attendance to all Health related professional manager workshops available and separately Spiritual courses and lectures for church leadership.

Currently young male Spiritual leaders are using this CHLOE Product  or “Nugget” in special counseling arrangements “ smartphone to smartphone” with our young people.


OLIVER RUFF
Education Professional, Community Volunteer and Civic Leader
Foundation Advisor
The EHDP AKA Chloe Project

Oliver A. Ruff has been working most of his life, in some capacity with children. He was a recreational assistant and leader as a youngster. Upon completing high school, he wanted to attend college and become a teacher. He graduated from Baker University with a degree in Elementary Education. He went on to complete his master’s degree and post graduate work on a doctoral degree. He served in many positions: teacher, assistant principal, principal, professional development consultant, central office personnel, and an array of other positions before his retirement, after working for thirty-six years. He works as a community volunteer and as a civic leader during his post retirement years. His desire is to leave whatever he participates in better than it was before his involvement. His motto has always been: “High Expectations; No Exceptions; No Excuses!” If you reach for the sky, your achievements can be limitless. His efforts have been people related, whether it is personal, professional, or any other venture. Communication is a necessary and strategic goal. Consequently he envisioned an involvement with the virtual communication medium for the future. He decided to engage in an innovative journey with Mr. Alan Sorter (founder and leader), and Mr. Ray Thornton (media designer and facilitator.).


AL FITZPATRICK
former Executive Editor for the
Akron Beacon Journal

Industry Advisor
The EHDP AKA Chloe Project

Albert E. Fitzpatrick spent 38 years in the newspaper business and was an Associate Professor at Northwestern University and Howard University and an Adjunct Journalism professor at Kent State University.
He was the first person of color hired at the Akron Beacon Journal is 1956. He had every position in the newsroom. He became the Executive Editor after 20 years and was the first black editor of a major metropolitan newspaper in the country. He was called to Knight-Ridder headquarters in Miami to serve as director of Minority Affairs. He later became Assistant Vice President.
Fitzpatrick and his wife Derien have been married for 62 years and they have three children and four grandchildren.


IRA FINCH
Registered Pharmacist
Medical Advisor
The EHDP AKA Chloe Project

Ira Finch is a registered pharmacist currently practicing in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He possesses a wealth of experience in the profession especially in retail pharmacy but also has long term care and pharmacy benefit manager experience in his background.

Ira is a proud graduate of the University of Michigan College of Pharmacy and also became a member of Kappa Alpha Psi fraternity during his term in Ann Arbor. Ira also has a masters of science degree in management from the Krannert School of Management at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana.

Giving honor to God and Jesus Christ, Ira is a member of the Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church in Minneapolis and is a regular participant in the adult Sunday school programs.

Ira’s major achievement in life is his granting his mother’s wish to have a son (Daniel) to continue the Finch name. This could not have accomplished without him finding a faithful companion in his wife of 27 years, Brenda, who were wed in matrimony in 1990 .