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John Rides Again - October 18th, 2003

Awareness For Cancer Research

Thank you all for your support !!!

Dear ECS students past and present, John Guzman, here.  Class of '82.

Wasn't watching Lance Armstrong win his FIFTH consecutive Tour de France exciting?

Isn't the possibility of helping me and Lance kick cancer in the butt once and for all even MORE exciting?

Please click the link below to help pledge funds toward a 62.5 mile/100 km ride Lance will lead cyclist through in Washington, DC on Saturday, October 18, 2003 to help raise money and awareness for cancer research.

Your support is
GREATLY appreciated!!!

For my friends who live in the D.C. Area, I look forward to your cheering me on personally!!!

Thanks again for your support!!!

Awareness For Cancer Research - Pledge

Thank you in advance for your generosity.  It means a lot to me!!!


John Guzman, Class of 1982

Biographical Information

After graduating from ECS,  John Guzman went on to serve in the U.S. Coast Guard for eight years.   He served aboard the USCGC Northwind, Base San Juan, Puerto Rico and Coast Guard Headquarters in Washington, D.C.  He graduated with honors from the Defense Information Photojournalism School in May 1986.   Coast Guard career highlights include receiving the Commandantıs Letter of Commendation in 1985 and the Coast Guard Achievement Medal in 1990.  A public affairs specialist, Petty Officer Guzman also illustrated the Our Day with the Coast Guard and More than 200 Years of Coast Guard History coloring books

John left the Coast Guard in 1990 to pursue a career in graphic design and desktop publishing.  He worked in Rockville, Maryland as a design supervisor for Aspen Systems Corporation.  In 1995 he accepted the position of Art Director for Cahners Publishingıs Government Computer News newspapers and magazines.

To be closer to family after marrying in 1995, John and Monica moved to Rochester, New York.  He currently holds the position of Card Design Director for  Lazer, Incorporated, a digital asset management company in Rochester, New York.  He works on the Fleer International Sports Trading Card account.  He lives with his wife and their cat Chesapeake in East Rochester, New York.


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