Stephen Grossman, CPA has over 50 years experience as both a principal and advisor to middle market businesses. Mr. Grossman founded Glenwood Capital in 2003 as a corporate finance advisor specializing in the needs middle market businesses and their owners. Previously he served as Managing Director of Lincolnshire Equity a leading private equity firm with over $900 million invested in 55 companies since 1986. Earlier in his career Mr. Grossman was the Managing Partner and then a Senior Partner of two prominent accounting firms. Past and present board affiliations include: Janus Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NASDAQ SCM), Custom Alloy Corporation, US Gas and Electric, Conway Acquisition Corp., Guilford Manufacturing, Midatlantic Bank (later merged with PNC Bank), Chelsea Bank, Monmouth Medical Services and Roundabout Theatre of New York City.
Aleksandr Rubin has over 15 years of experience in investment banking, private equity, leverage finance, investment management and consulting for the middle market companies, and executed on over 50 transactions. Mr. Rubin joined Glenwood Capital in 2005 with responsibilities to originate, structure, finance, and negotiate leveraged and management buyouts and recapitalization transactions. Prior, Mr. Rubin was an Associate at Broadband Capital Management an investment bank for middle market companies, where he worked with issuers and financial sponsors to execute PIPE, LBO and M&A transactions as well as IPOs and follow-on stock offerings. Earlier in his carrier Mr. Rubin was a founding member of a consulting team at Asies Consulting where he managed and developed the processes for implementation of various Enterprise Systems in IT sector.
Martin Silver served as CEO of the Hebrew National Division of ConAgra Foods from 2000 to 2005. Prior to this, Mr. Silver spent over 30 years at the Hebrew National where he took it from a privately held regional company to a publicly owned national organization and established it as one of the top 3 hotdog brands in the U.S. Over the past 40 years Mr. Silver has established himself as a leading Food Industry expert with strong executive management, sales, marketing and strategic planning skills. He has negotiated supply agreements, led labor contract negotiations on behalf of ConAgra and established processing procedures that streamlined product flow from source to shelf.
Leonard J. Fassler serves as a director of Mercury Energy, Inc. a solar energy company, since August 1, 2008. Mr. Fassler also served as Chairman of Energy Services Providers, Inc. from 2005 through 2009, when it was sold to US Gas and Electric. He is a founder of Core BTS Inc. (formerly Convergence Technologies, Inc.) an IT integration company with current sales in excess of $150 million, located in 11 cities mainly in the Northeastern part of the U.S. Core was founded in 2004. Mr. Fassler's experience also includes serving as Chairman of the Vytek Corporation, a wireless integrator and Interliant, Inc. an internet and web-hosting company. He also co-founded and served as Co-Chairman of AmeriData Technologies, Inc., in 1992. AmeriData was a New York Stock Exchange company and was sold to General Electric Capital Corporation in 1996. Mr. Fassler also co-founded and served as Co-Chairman of Sage Broadcasting Corporation; and was a Founder, Board Member, and Executive officer of TIE/Communications, Inc. an American Stock Exchange listed company from 1972 through 1984.