Member Highlight

Leon Armstrong
Financial Planner, Karr Barth Associates

Leon Armstrong has recently started her own Financial Practice here in Philadelphia with Karr Barth Associates. She works with small businesses, corporations, individuals and families planning for the future.

Leon is highly motivated and wants to inspire people to take action regarding their Financial Future.

Leon is very happy to have recently become a member of The Irish American Business Chamber & Network.She looks forward to meeting new people and making lasting connections.

Contact Leon at Leon.armstrong@axa-advisors.com


Nora Barry
Chief Content Officer, Bridge View Media

Nora is a communications strategist who’s worked on key product launches in technology and pharma. Her clients include: AT&T, IBM, Verizon, Lenovo and Red Hat, Comcast, Crown Media, Europe On Line, Genentech, Astra Zeneca, Janssen, Aetna, and GE Healthcare Life Sciences. She’s written for the Wall Street Journal, Forbes and Inc. Magazine. Nora leads Executive and Marketing Communications.

Bridge View Media helps business leaders evolve, define and execute their interactions with the market, the media and mass audiences—because every interaction between a company, its leaders and the public contributes to and shapes perception with various audiences.

Meaning, every interaction has meaning.

​Bridge View Media strategizes the message and the methodology behind those interactions, mapping a path to a unified and consistent message across multiple media and multiple platforms.


Michael Barney
CEO of Diversified Business Interests, LLC and inventor of the AbDominator.

Michael is a native of south Louisiana and graduate of Louisiana State University. A commercial pilot by trade he previously owned an aerospace technical writing company that was the deciding factor in his relocation to Philadelphia. He is an 8 year veteran of the US Army, a father of 3 awesome kids and husband to the perfect wife…even if she doesn’t have Irish in her blood.

DBI, LLC is a local business in the Delco area that specializes in product development. Our engineers and designers take your invention from concept to completion. If you have an idea and are interested in having it developed, contact us at (800) 457-9537 or email me at michael@dbi-us.com. If interested in an AbDominator, go to www.buyabdominator.com.