People: Gamco Investors Inc (GBL)

GBL on New York Consolidated

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22 Aug 2014
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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Mario Gabelli

71 2013 Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Investment Officer - Value Portfolios

Douglas Jamieson

59 2004 President, Chief Operating Officer

Robert Zuccaro

57 2011 Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President

Bruce Alpert

62 2008 Senior Vice President

Agnes Mullady

55 2008 Senior Vice President

Henry Van der Eb

69 2004 Senior Vice President

Robert Prather

69 2004 Lead Independent Director

Edwin Artzt

83 2004 Independent Director

Raymond Avansino

70 2008 Independent Director

Richard Bready

69 2006 Independent Director

Eugene McGrath

72 2007 Independent Director

Elisa Wilson

41 2009 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Mario Gabelli

Mr. Mario J. Gabelli serves as Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Investment Officer - Value Portfolios of Gamco Investors, Inc. He has served as Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Investment Officer — Value Portfolios and a director of the Company since November 1976. In connection with those responsibilities, he serves as director or trustee of registered investment companies managed by the Company and its affiliates ("Gabelli Funds"). Mr. Gabelli also serves as the Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer of the Value Team of GAMCO Asset Management Inc., the Company's wholly-owned subsidiary. Mr. Gabelli has been a portfolio manager for Teton Advisors, Inc. ("Teton") since 1998 through the present. Teton is an asset management company which was spun-off from the Company in March 2009. Mr. Gabelli has served as Chairman of LICT Corporation ("LICT"), a public company engaged in broadband transport and other communications services, from 2004 to the present and has been the Chief Executive Officer of LICT since December 2010. He has also served as a director of CIBL, Inc., a holding company with operations in broadcasting and telecommunications that was spun off from LICT in 2007, from 2007 to the present, and as the Chairman of Morgan Group Holding Co., a public holding company, from 2001 to the present. Mr. Gabelli was the Chief Executive Officer of Morgan Group Holding Co. from 2001 to November 2012. Mr. Gabelli serves as Overseer of the Columbia University Graduate School of Business and as a Trustee Associate of Boston College and Trustee of Roger Williams University.

Douglas Jamieson

Mr. Douglas R. Jamieson serves as President, Chief Operating Officer of Gamco Investors, Inc., since August 2004. He has served as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of GAMCO Asset Management Inc. from 1986 to 2004, as President since 2004 and as a director of GAMCO Asset Management Inc. from 1991 to the present. Mr. Jamieson also serves as President and a director of Gabelli Securities, Inc. (a majority-owned subsidiary of the Company) and GAMCO Asset Management (UK) Ltd. (a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Company). Mr. Jamieson served on the Board of Teton from 2005 through 2010. Mr. Jamieson also serves as a director of several Investment Partnerships that are managed by Gabelli Securities, Inc. Mr. Jamieson was a securities analyst with Gabelli & Company, Inc. (now known as G.research, Inc.) one of the Company's broker-dealer subsidiaries, from 1981 to 1986. He was a director of GGCP from December 2005 through December 2009, and served as an advisor to the GGCP board through 2010.

Robert Zuccaro

Mr. Robert S. Zuccaro serves as Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President of Gamco Investors, Inc., since February 2011. Mr. Zuccaro was the Chief Financial Officer of Commonwealth Management Partners, LLLP, a privately-held investment management company, from March 2009 through February 2011. Mr. Zuccaro serves as the Chief Financial Officer of a number of subsidiaries of GAMCO. Previously, Mr. Zuccaro was Executive Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer with National Financial Partners Corp. from 2003 through 2008 and the Chief Financial Officer of GAMCO from 1998 to 2003. Prior to joining GAMCO in 1998, Mr. Zuccaro was the Vice President and Treasurer of Cybex International, where he worked for thirteen years. Mr. Zuccaro was previously with Shearson Lehman Bros and began his career with Ernst & Young. Mr. Zuccaro served on the Board of Teton and ICTC Group, Inc. from 2010 to 2013. Mr. Zuccaro has been the Chief Financial Officer of Teton since February 2011. Mr. Zuccaro also serves as a director of several Investment Partnerships that are managed by Gabelli Securities, Inc. Mr. Zuccaro is a Certified Public Accountant.

Bruce Alpert

Mr. Bruce N. Alpert, CPA, serves as Senior Vice President of Gamco Investors, Inc., since May 2008. Mr. Alpert served as Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Gabelli Funds, LLC or its predecessor from 1988 to 1999, and became Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Gabelli Funds, LLC in 1999. Mr. Alpert is an officer of certain of the Gabelli/GAMCO Funds. Mr. Alpert also served as a director of Teton from 1998 through May 2012, and was its President from 1998 through 2008 and Chairman from 2008 through 2010. Since November 2011, he has been serving as the Chief Compliance Officer of Gabelli Funds, LLC. From 1986 until June 1988, he worked at the InterCapital Division of Dean Witter as Vice President and Treasurer of the mutual funds sponsored by Dean Witter. From 1983 through 1986, he worked at Smith Barney Harris Upham & Co. ("Smith Barney") as Vice President in the Financial Services Division and as Vice President and Treasurer of the mutual funds sponsored by Smith Barney. Prior to Smith Barney, Mr. Alpert was an Audit Manager and Specialist at Price Waterhouse in the Investment Company Industry Services Group, where he was employed from 1975 through 1983. Mr. Alpert is a Certified Public Accountant.

Agnes Mullady

Ms. Agnes Mullady serves as Senior Vice President of Gamco Investors, Inc. She has served as a Senior Vice President of the Company since 2008, as the President and Chief Operating Officer of the Open End Fund Division of Gabelli Funds, LLC since 2011, as a Vice President of Gabelli Funds, LLC since 2006, and since 2011, as Chief Executive Officer of G.distributors, LLC, one of the Company's broker-dealer subsidiaries. Ms. Mullady also serves as an officer of all of the Gabelli/GAMCO Funds. Ms. Mullady served as the President of the Closed-End Fund Division of Gabelli Funds, LLC from 2007 through 2010. In addition, she oversees the financial reporting of the affiliated open and closed-end funds for the Company. Prior to joining the Company in December 2005, Ms. Mullady was a Senior Vice President at U.S. Trust Company and Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer of the Excelsior Funds from 2004 through 2005.

Henry Van der Eb

Mr. Henry G. Van der Eb serves as Senior Vice President of Gamco Investors, Inc., since August 2004. He is a senior advisor to management in all aspects of business. He has served as a Senior Vice President with Gabelli Funds, LLC and GAMCO Asset Management Inc. since October 1999, when he joined the Company after managing his privately held investment advisory firm (Mathers and Company, Inc.), which was acquired by the Company in October 1999. Mr. Van der Eb is a portfolio manager for the Company and is a Chartered Financial Analyst.

Robert Prather

Mr. Robert S. Prather, Jr., serves as Lead Independent Director of Gamco Investors, Inc. He has been a director of the Company since May 2004 and serves as the lead independent director. Mr. Prather has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of Heartland Media LLC, a private owner of television stations and media properties, since September 2013. He was the President and Chief Operating Officer of Gray Television, Inc., a television broadcast company, from September 2002 until June 2013. Mr. Prather was an Executive Vice President of Gray Television, Inc. from 1996 until September 2002. He was also a director of Gray Television, Inc. Mr. Prather has served as Chairman of the Board at Southern Community Newspapers, Inc., a publishing and communication company, since December 2005. He served as Chief Executive Officer and director of Bull Run Corporation, a sports and affinity marketing and management company, from 1992 until its merger into Triple Crown Media, Inc. in December 2005. Since 2009, he has served as a director of a firm formerly known as Gaylord Entertainment Company, originally a hospitality and entertainment company which converted into a real estate investment trust under the name Ryman Hospitality Properties, Inc. in October 2012. Mr. Prather has also served as a director of Diebold, Incorporated ("Diebold") since 2013.

Edwin Artzt

Mr. Edwin L. Artzt serves as Independent Director of Gamco Investors, Inc., since May 2004. Mr. Artzt previously served as a senior advisor to GGCP from September 2003 to December 2008 and was a senior advisor to Kohlberg, Kravis, Roberts & Co., a private equity firm, from April 2001 to April 2008. He was the Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of The Procter & Gamble Company, a global manufacturer of consumer products, from 1990 until 1995. He also served as the senior director of Barilla S.p.A. Italy from 1995 until 1998. Mr. Artzt was a director of American Express from 1991 to 2002, Delta Airlines from 1990 to 2002 and GTE from 1992 to 2002.

Raymond Avansino

Mr. Raymond C. Avansino, Jr., serves as Independent Director of Gamco Investors, Inc. Mr. Avansino has been the Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of The E. L. Wiegand Foundation of Reno, Nevada, a Nevada private charitable trust, since 1982. He is counsel to the Nevada law firm of Avansino, Melarkey, Knobel and Mulligan, a firm he founded in 1973. Mr. Avansino is the Chairman and President of Miami Oil Producers, Inc., a private corporation with investments in oil and gas properties, real properties and securities. He served as President and Chief Operating Officer of Hilton Hotels Corporation from 1993 to 1996 and was a member of the Nevada Gaming Commission from 1981 to 1984. Mr. Avansino currently serves as a member of the Nevada State Athletic Commission. Mr. Avansino was also a director of the Company from 2000 to 2006. The Board believes that Mr. Avansino's qualifications to serve on the Board of Directors include his former position as the President and Chief Operating Officer of Hilton Hotels Corporation, his current position as the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of a private charitable trust and his position as a lawyer with an advanced tax degree.

Richard Bready

Mr. Richard L. Bready serves as Independent Director of Gamco Investors, Inc., since May 2006. Mr. Bready previously served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Nortek, Inc., a manufacturer and distributor of building products for residential and commercial applications, from December 1990 until July 2011. He joined Nortek, Inc. in 1975 as Treasurer, was elected a director in 1976 and was appointed Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer in 1979. Prior to joining Nortek, Inc., Mr. Bready was an independent financial consultant and an audit manager with a major public accounting firm. He serves on the Board of Directors/Trustees of Professional Facilities Management, Inc., Providence Performing Arts Center, Rhode Island Public Expenditure Council (RIPEC), the National Conference of Christians and Jews, the YMCA of Greater Providence, Saint Anselm College, Johnson & Wales University, as Chairman of Roger Williams University and is a Trustee Emeritus of Trinity Repertory Company. Mr. Bready has also served as a director of the Bank RI since 2007 and Bancorp Rhode Island, Inc. since 2007, and is on the Advisory Board of Sterling Investment Partners. He is a Corporation Member and serves on the National Council, Alumni Executive Forum and Audit Committee of Northeastern University. Mr. Bready is also a Corporation Member of Rhode Island Hospital. Nortek, Inc. filed for a prepackaged bankruptcy on October 21, 2009 and emerged from bankruptcy on December 17, 2009.

Eugene McGrath

Mr. Eugene R. McGrath serves as Independent Director of Gamco Investors, Inc., since January 2007. Mr. McGrath previously served as Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Consolidated Edison, Inc. ("Con Ed"), a public utility company, from October 1997 until September 2005 and as Chairman until February 2006. He served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Con Ed's subsidiary, Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc., from September 1990 until February 2006. Mr. McGrath has been a director of Con Ed since 1989, AEGIS Insurance Services since 2003 and Sensus since 2010, and was a director of Schering-Plough from 2000 to 2009 and Atlantic Mutual from 1996 to 2008.

Elisa Wilson

Ms. Elisa M. Wilson serves as Independent Director of Gamco Investors, Inc., since February 2009. Ms. Wilson is President and a trustee of the Gabelli Foundation, Inc., a Nevada private charitable trust. In addition, she is a shareholder of GGCP. Ms. Wilson also serves as a director of the American Red Cross. She earned a BA from Boston College and an MA/EDM from Columbia University. Ms. Wilson has been a professional staff member of GAMCO since 1999 but has been on an unpaid leave for several years.

Basic Compensation

Name Fiscal Year Total

Mario Gabelli

85,049,800

Douglas Jamieson

4,945,360

Robert Zuccaro

1,555,040

Bruce Alpert

988,407

Agnes Mullady

1,923,140

Henry Van der Eb

701,856

Robert Prather

--

Edwin Artzt

--

Raymond Avansino

--

Richard Bready

--

Eugene McGrath

--

Elisa Wilson

--
As Of 30 Dec 2013
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