People: Finish Line Inc (FINL.O)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Glenn Lyon

63 2010 Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer

Samuel Sato

50 2014 President, Director

Edward Wilhelm

55 2009 Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President

Melissa Greenwell

47 2013 Chief Human Resource Officer, Executive Vice President

Imran Jooma

2015 chief omnichannel officer and executive vice president

Bill Kirkendall

60 2014 Executive Vice President, President - Running Specialty Group

Michael Marchetti

63 2013 Executive Vice President, General Manager of Finish Line Macy’s Stores

Daniel Marous

46 2013 Executive Vice President - IT and Supply Chain

Steven Schneider

58 2013 Executive Vice President - Strategic Initiatives

William Carmichael

72 2011 Lead Independent Director

Torrence Boone

45 2011 Independent Director

Richard Crystal

69 2009 Independent Director

Stephen Goldsmith

67 2011 Independent Director

Norman Gurwitz

67 2009 Independent Director

Dolores Kunda

58 2008 Independent Director

Catherine Langham

56 2006 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Glenn Lyon

Mr. Glenn S. Lyon is Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer of The Finish Line Inc. He assumed the position of Chief Executive Officer of the Company on December 1, 2008. Mr. Lyon originally was elected to the Board of Directors in January 2009, had served as President of the Company from October 2003 to December 2008, and was also the Company’s Chief Merchandising Officer from 2001 until 2007. He also served as Executive Vice President and Chief Merchandising Officer from September 2001 to October 2003. Prior to joining the Company, he served as President/CEO of Paul Harris Stores, Inc., from March 2000 to February 2001. From October 1995 to February 2000, he held positions as President and General Merchandising Manager of Modern Woman Stores, a Division of the American Retail Group. Mr. Lyon also spent eight years with TJX Company as Senior Vice President and Executive Vice President of Merchandising and Marketing. Mr. Lyon started his career in February 1973 at Macy’s N.Y., where he spent ten years in various merchandising positions.

Samuel Sato

Mr. Samuel M. Sato is President, Director of The Finish Line, Inc. He was President of Finish Line brand., a Division of The Finish Line, Inc., since September 2012. Mr. Sato also served as the Company’s President and Chief Merchandising Officer from October 2010 to September 2012. Mr. Sato is currently a non-Director member of the Strategy Committee of the Board. Previously, he served as Executive Vice President, Chief Merchandising Officer upon joining the Company in March 2007. Mr. Sato began his career at Nordstrom Inc. in 1985. He was Regional Merchandise Manager, Menswear and Footwear, in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions of Nordstrom, then served as Divisional Merchandise Manager, Shoes. Mr. Sato was promoted to Vice President and Corporate Merchandise Manager for the Men’s Shoes Division of Nordstrom in 1999. Mr. Sato has been involved in the retail industry for over 25 years.

Edward Wilhelm

Mr. Edward W. Wilhelm, CPA., is Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President of The Finish Line, Inc., since March 30, 2009. Previously, Mr. Wilhelm served, since 2000, as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Borders Group, Inc. From 1997 to 2000, Mr. Wilhelm was Vice President of Planning, Reporting and Treasury for Borders Group, and served as Vice President of Finance there from 1994 through 1997. Mr. Wilhelm holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree in accounting from the University of Detroit and is a certified public accountant.

Melissa Greenwell

Ms. Melissa A. Greenwell serves Chief Human Resource Officer, Executive Vice President of The Finish Line Inc., since June 2013. Ms. Greenwell served as the Company’s Vice President and Senior Vice President of Human Resources from December 2008 to May 2013. Previously, she served as Director, Human Resources, of Sallie Mae, Inc. from 2005 to 2008. Throughout her 15-year career in human resources, Ms. Greenwell also has held positions as Vice President, Human Resources, of Brightpoint North America, Vice President, Human Resources, at JP Morgan Chase (formerly Union Acceptance Corporation), Vice President, Human Resources, at Oak Street Mortgage, and Vice President, Human Resources, at Made2Manage Systems. Earlier in her career, Ms. Greenwell served as a leader of Business Process Reengineering with Alcoa Closure Systems International and led their customer service organization. Ms. Greenwell is a certified coach through the Indiana University Alumni Association Marshall Goldsmith Leadership Development and Executive Coaching Academy and holds a Professional Human Resources Certification (PHR).

Imran Jooma

Imran Jooma is chief omnichannel officer and executive vice president of The Finish Line, Inc. Jooma will be responsible for all of the Finish Line brand's customer facing touchpoints including digital, store operations, the customer care center and brand marketing. Jooma, who most recently served as executive vice president and president of online, marketing, pricing and financial services at Sears Holdings Corporation, earned his Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Akron and his Bachelor of Arts degree from The College of Wooster. With nearly two decades of experience, he has also held key executive positions at Circuit City and OfficeMax.

Bill Kirkendall

Mr. Bill Kirkendall is Executive Vice President, President - Running Specialty Group of The Finish Line, Inc. Mr. Kirkendall has been a Partner in D.A. Weibring/Golf Resources Group, a worldwide golf course design, management, and consulting firm, since 2006. He was previously the Chief Executive Officer of Pure Motion, Inc., a company that develops and markets technology-based training aids for recreational sports, from 2007 to 2010. From October 1999 to November 2002, Mr. Kirkendall was President and Chief Executive Officer of Orlimar Golf Company, a manufacturer and distributor of golf equipment. Mr. Kirkendall was President and CEO of Tretorn of N.A., Inc., a distributor and licensee of athletic footwear, from 1998 to 1999. Mr. Kirkendall was a driving force with Etonic Inc. (Etonic, Tretorn, Puma USA), a distributor, manufacturer, and licensee of athletic footwear and apparel, from 1982 to 1998, holding the following positions: Sales Representative from 1982 to 1985, National Sales Manager from 1985 to 1986, Vice President from 1986 to 1988, Senior Vice President from 1988 to 1989, Executive Vice President from 1989 to 1991, and President from 1991 to 1998. From 1976 to 1982, Mr. Kirkendall was Vice President of Golden Brothers Inc., a long haul trucking company.

Michael Marchetti

Mr. Michael L. Marchetti is Executive Vice President, General Manager of Finish Line Macy’s Stores of The Finish Line, Inc., since January 2013. Mr. Marchetti served as Executive Vice President, Store Operations from April 2000 to January 2013. Mr. Marchetti also served as Senior Vice President, Store Operations from March 1997 to April 2000, and as Vice President, Store Operations from September 1995 to March 1997. From May 1990 to September 1995, Mr. Marchetti served as Regional Vice President of Champs Sports, a division of Foot Locker, Inc. Mr. Marchetti has been involved in the retail industry for over 30 years.

Daniel Marous

Mr. Daniel S. Marous serves as Executive Vice President - IT and Supply Chain of The Finish Line Inc., since August 2013. Mr. Marous also served as the Company’s Senior Vice President of Supply Chain from March 2013 to August 2013. From 1998 to 2013, he held various positions at Staples Inc., including Vice President, Fulfillment and Delivery Operations, Vice President, Supply Chain and Supply Chain Programs, Vice President, GMM Office Décor and Merchandise Finance, Vice President, General Merchandising Manager (Technology), Vice President, Supply Chain and Inventory Management, Director of Inventory Management and Delivery, Director of Logistics, and Distribution Strategy Manager. Previously, Mr. Marous served in finance and budget manager and analyst roles at Proctor and Gamble Company. Mr. Marous has 20 years of experience in finance, merchandising, and supply chain positions.

Steven Schneider

Mr. Steven J. Schneider serves as Executive Vice President - Strategic Initiatives of The Finish Line Inc., effective July 1, 2013. He is no longer President, Chief Operating Officer of the Company effective July 1, 2013. He served in this capacity since December 2008. He has served as the Company’s Chief Operating Officer since October 2003, and as Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer, Chief Financial Officer and Assistant Secretary, from April 2001 to October 2003. Mr. Schneider also served as Executive Vice President, Finance, Chief Financial Officer and Assistant Secretary of the Company from April 2000 to April 2001, as Senior Vice President, Finance, Chief Financial Officer and Assistant Secretary of the Company from March 1997 to April 2000, and as Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer of the Company from April 1989 to March 1997. From August 1984 to March 1989, Mr. Schneider was employed as Assistant Controller for Paul Harris Stores, Inc., a women’s apparel retailer. Mr. Schneider was employed by a national accounting firm for two years and has been engaged in various financial positions in the retail industry for over 30 years.

William Carmichael

Mr. William P. Carmichael is Lead Independent Director of The Finish Line, Inc. Mr. Carmichael currently serves as Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Columbia Funds Series Trust, Columbia Funds Series Trust II, Columbia Funds Master Investment Trust, and Columbia Funds Variable Insurance Trust I. From 1998 to 2001 Mr. Carmichael was Senior Managing Director of The Succession Fund, which he co-founded in 1998. Prior to The Succession Fund, Mr. Carmichael served for 26 years in various financial positions with global consumer product companies, including Senior Vice President of Sara Lee Corporation from 1991 to 1993, Senior Vice President of Beatrice Foods from 1984 to 1990, Chief Financial Officer of Beatrice Foods from 1987 to 1990, and from 1973 to 1984 as Vice President of Esmark, Inc. Mr. Carmichael has served as a director of Cobra Electronics Corporation since 1994, and during the past five years he also has served as a director of Spectrum Brands (formerly Rayovac Corporation; from August 2002 to August 2009), and Simmons Company (from May 2004 to January 2010).

Torrence Boone

Mr. Torrence Boone is an Independent Director of The Finish Line, Inc., since August 25, 2011. Mr. Boone is currently Managing Director of Agency Business Development for Google, where he has been since 2010. He is Managing Director of Agency Business Development for Google, where he is responsible for driving Google’s strategy and relationships with marketing and advertising agencies across the Americas. He has been with Google since 2010. Prior to joining Google, from 2008 to 2010, Boone was global CEO of Enfatico, a full-service, integrated agency. From 2001 to 2008, he was a senior executive of Digitas and advanced to President of the digital marketing agency’s flagship Boston region. He also previously served as Vice President and General Manager of digital marketing agency, Avenue A (now Razorfish). Before his tenure in advertising, Boone was a Senior Manager at Bain & Company, where he advised a broad range of clients on business strategy, mergers and acquisitions, new product development and interactive strategy. He is a 1991 graduate of Stanford University where he received a bachelor’s degree in economics, with honors. In 1995, he earned a master of business administration degree from Harvard Business School.

Richard Crystal

Mr. Richard P. Crystal is an Independent Director of The Finish Line, Inc., since October 27, 2009. Mr. Crystal is currently the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of women’s clothing retailer, New York & Company. He joined the organization in 1996 as President and Chief Executive Officer of what was then Lerner New York. In 2002, Lerner New York became a privately held organization and became known as New York & Company. During his tenure, Mr. Crystal continued to lead the organization as its President and Chief Executive Officer, and in 2004, New York & Company became a public company with Mr. Crystal as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Crystal served on the New York & Company’s Nomination and Governance committee from 2004 through 2009. Earlier in his career, Mr. Crystal was with R.H. Macy/Federated for 20 years, where he served in a variety of senior management positions, culminating in his appointment as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Product Development and Macy Specialty Stores which included the Aéropostale and Charter Club chains. He began his career with Stern’s Department Store in 1966, based in New York City. Mr. Crystal holds a B.A. in history from New York University.

Stephen Goldsmith

Mr. Stephen Goldsmith is an Independent Director of The Finish Line, Inc. Mr. Goldsmith is currently the Daniel Paul Professor of Government and Director of the Innovations in American Government Program at Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government. He also serves as a Senior Strategic Advisor and Independent Consultant to the international law firm of McKenna Long and Aldridge LLP. Previously, Mr. Goldsmith served as the Deputy Mayor of Operations for New York City, serving under Mayor Michael Bloomberg, from June 2010 to July 2011. From 2001 to 2005, he served as Senior Vice President of ACS State and Local Solutions. Mr. Goldsmith served as Mayor of the City of Indianapolis from January 1992 to December 1999. During the past five years, Mr. Goldsmith also served as a director of U.S. Infrastructure Corporation.

Norman Gurwitz

Mr. Norman H. Gurwitz is an Independent Director of The Finish Line, Inc., since July 24, 2009. Mr. Gurwitz is a former advisor to Emmis Communications Corporation, an owner and operator of radio stations and magazines throughout the U.S. and Europe. Mr. Gurwitz was with Emmis Communications from 1986 through 2009, serving as Vice President, Corporate Counsel and Director of Human Resources. Prior to joining Emmis, Mr. Gurwitz was with the Internal Revenue Service in Washington, D.C. for four years and was in private corporate legal practice in Indianapolis for 10 years. Mr. Gurwitz received his bachelor’s and juris doctor degrees from Indiana University and earned a master of law degree in taxation from Georgetown University School of Law. He currently serves on the Board of Visitors of the Indiana University School of Law in Indianapolis.

Dolores Kunda

Ms. Dolores A. Kunda is an Independent Director of The Finish Line, Inc., since October 16, 2008. Ms. Kunda is the founder of Lápiz, one of the Hispanic advertising agencies in the United States, and has served as that company’s President and CEO since its inception in 1999. Lápiz is a division of Leo Burnett USA and all entities are part of French communications holding company, Publicis Groupe. In 2007, Ms. Kunda assumed the position as President of Leo Burnett Puerto Rico concurrent with her position at Lápiz. Ms. Kunda served as Director for Lenox Group Inc. from October 2006 to April 2009, and was a member of the Audit Committee. Ms. Kunda has been involved in the marketing and advertising field for over 27 years, focusing on the general market, Mexico, the U.S. Hispanic market, and Puerto Rico. She has particular with respect to the U.S. Hispanic community, which is to the Board in community outreach, branding, and diversity initiatives.

Catherine Langham

Ms. Catherine A. Langham is an Independent Director of The Finish Line, Inc., since April 20, 2006. Ms. Langham is the co-founder, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Langham Logistics, Inc., a global freight management company specializing in expedited transportation, warehousing, and distribution. Ms. Langham has served as a director of Celadon Trucking Services, an international truckload carrier, since July 2007 and is a member of Celadon Trucking Services’ audit committee. Additionally, Ms. Langham has served as a director of H.H. Gregg, a specialty retailer of consumer electronics, home appliances, mattresses, and related services, since February 2010.
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