Inspiring Words From Inspiring People!
Professional Lecture series
Chacham David Yosef is a prominent and renowned Israeli rabbi who has authored dozens of prominent books in Jewish Law mainly based on the rulings of his father, Rabbi Ovadia Yosef. He is highly regarded as one of the most influential Sephardic Rabbi’s in the world due to having scores of students serving as Rabbinic figures across the globe. David Yosef is the chief rabbi of the Har Nof neighborhood in Jerusalem the head of the Yechaveh Da’at Kollel and a member of the Moetzet Chachmei HaTorah of the Shas party. Yosef is also a lecturer at Chazaq, a New York City-based outreach organization for Jewish public-school students. He is a frequent guest by the Syrian American community in Brooklyn and the Sephardic community in France and Mexico.
During Chacham David Yosef’s last visit in Florida, he came to talk to the Talmidim and gave them all blessings to be successful B’nei Torah.
Mr. Ari Pearl is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of PPG Development, an owner and developer of commercial and residential real estate. Mr. Pearl has been involved in Real Estate Development since 2001, with a primary focus in South Florida. Mr. Pearl came to enlighten the Talmidim about what it means to be in the business world and to be an entrepreneur. He walked the Talmidim through how he got to where he is today and gave the Talmidim lots of advice on how to utilize their time now to prepare themselves to set them up for success. Talmidim were highly appreciative and involved in what Pearl shared with them.
Rabbi Eli Mansour is currently the head Rabbi of The Edmond J Safra Synagogue in Brooklyn, New York, where he continues to spread Torah and provide inspiration. In addition to his lecturing and communal responsibilities, Rabbi Mansour devotes himself to intensive Torah learning, studying each day at the Keter Sion Kollel and in the Kollel Aram Soba.
Rabbi Mansour is among the Torah world’s most sought-after speakers, throughout the United States and in communities around the globe.
Rabbi Mansour came to speak to our Talmidim when he was last in South Florida. The Talmidim felt very inspired by his profound and spiritual words of Torah that he shared with them.
Mr. Joshua Levine has been an associate in the firm’s Business Litigation practice group since 2013. Josh Primarily concentrates on complex commercial litigation and business disputes. Josh received his J.D. from the University of Miami School of Law in 2013.
Mr. Levine came to speak to our Talmidim and tell them all about the “law world.” He enlightened the Talmidim all about the process of becoming a lawyer. He then had a Q&A Session for the Talmidim for over 30 minutes. The Talmidim immensely appreciated the wealth of knowledge he gave the boys.
Rabbi Duvi Bensoussan currently serves as the head Rabbi to the congregation and gives daily classes in Gemara, Halacha, Torah, Musar and a variety of subjects relevant to the community – many of which are recorded and available online.
He spoke to the Talmidim about the importance of standing up for what you believe in. He also addressed the concept of pushing through even when things seem challenging.
David Koegel Managing Director of Sterling National Bank- VP Banking and lending services for middle market business owners and high net worth individuals. Mr. Koegel talked to the Talmidim about being financially responsible, the importance of being on top of your accounts, how to protect your accounts properly as well as how to try and invest strategically.