People: Hampshire Group Ltd (HAMP.PK)

HAMP.PK on OTC Markets Group

2.06USD
18 Dec 2014
Price Change (% chg)

-- (--)
Prev Close
$2.06
Open
--
Day's High
--
Day's Low
--
Volume
--
Avg. Vol
1,058
52-wk High
$4.40
52-wk Low
$2.05

Search Stocks

Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Paul Buxbaum

53 2013 Chairman of the Board, President, Interim Chief Executive Officer

Trey Darwin

40 2013 Chief Financial Officer, Vice President

David Gren

44 2011 President and General Manager of Rio Garment S.A., President of Hampshire International LLC

Robert Stec

59 2012 President - Hampshire Brands

David Price

49 2014 Chief Operating Officer

Fred Buonocore

Vice President

Benjamin Yogel

36 2013 Lead Director

Bobby Melnick

52 2013 Independent Director

Frank Tworecke

67 2013 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Paul Buxbaum

Mr. Paul M. Buxbaum serves as Chairman of the Board, President, Interim Chief Executive Officer of Hampshire Group Ltd. Mr. Buxbaum has served as a director of the Company since August 2011. Mr. Buxbaum is the Chairman and CEO of Buxbaum Group and has been a partner in Buxbaum Group and its related and successor companies for over 25 years. Mr. Buxbaum has served on the Board and/or as an officer of various public and private companies covering many facets of the retail industry. Such appointments included CEO of Global Health Sciences, chairman of the board of Ames Department Stores, board member of Herbalife International, Richman-Gordman “Half-Price” Stores, Lamont’s Apparel, Jay Jacobs and Seven For All Mankind. Mr. Buxbaum was the majority equity owner of Rio Garment and served as Chief Executive Officer and a board member of Haggar Clothing Company from March 2009 until April 2012.

Trey Darwin

Mr. Trey A. Darwin serves as Chief Financial Officer, Vice President of Hampshire Group, Ltd., effective May 13, 2013. Mr. Darwin has been a Financial Consultant with Tatum LLC, a CFO consulting firm based in Dallas, TX and Interim Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer of Meisel Photographic Corp, based in Carrollton, TX, since September, 2012. Mr. Darwin was Vice President of Finance at Haggar Clothing Co., from July 2011 to September 2012. Prior to that, Mr. Darwin was Divisional Chief Financial Officer/Controller for Sourcecorp, a business process outsourcing solutions provider, from August 2008 to June 2011. Prior to that, Mr. Darwin was an Accounting Manager with Michaels Stores (Artistree Division) since April 2007.

David Gren

Mr. David L. Gren serves as President and General Manager of Rio Garment S.A., President of Hampshire International LLC, a subsidiary of Hampshire Group Ltd., since August 25, 2011. Mr. Gren has acted as general manager of Rio Garment since 2006. As general manager, Mr. Gren was responsible for the overall performance of the company with a primary focus on manufacturing oversight and the customer relationships. Prior to Rio Garment, Mr. Gren provided management services for apparel production through Maya Apparel Group, Inc. from 2005 through 2006 and Indosheen, Inc. from 2001 through 2005.

Robert Stec

Mr. Robert Stephen Stec serves as President - Hampshire Brands of Hampshire Group, Ltd., effective 13 August 2012. Mr. Stec joins Hampshire with approximately 30 years of retail which includes nearly a decade at VF Corp. He most recently served as Chief Executive Officer of Passport Brands, Inc. where he completed a restructuring of the apparel company, repositioned the Marithe Francois + Girbaud(R) brand and launched additional niche brands. Prior to that, Mr. Stec was Chief Executive Officer of Lexington Home Brands, Inc. where he spearheaded the Company's transformation from manufacturing to a consumer marketing-oriented company, shifting company product lines from unbranded to branded while securing licenses for top consumer brands.

David Price

Mr. David Price is Chief Operating Officer of the Company. Mr. Price held the role of Senior Vice President of Operations since joining the Company in January of 2013. Prior to that, Mr. Price was Senior Vice President of Sourcing/Operations with Haggar Clothing Company from January 2009 to June 2012 and Senior Director of Sourcing/Merchandising with Aramark Uniform Services from May 2005 until January 2009.

Fred Buonocore

Benjamin Yogel

Mr. Benjamin C. Yogel serves as Lead Director of Hampshire Group Ltd. Mr. Yogel is a Managing Partner and founder of MRC Capital Group. Prior to that, Mr. Yogel spent three years as an investment professional with Liberty Partners, a middle market buyout group. Mr. Yogel has played an integral role as part of deal teams executing leveraged buyout transactions, portfolio company sales, strategic acquisitions for portfolio companies, leveraged recapitalizations and going-private transactions. Mr. Yogel is currently a director of Buxbaum Jewelry Advisors, LLC and is an observer to the board of directors of Frontera Investment, Inc. Mr. Yogel graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a BA in Economics and has an MBA from Columbia Business School.

Bobby Melnick

Mr. Bobby Melnick has been appointed as Independent Director of Hampshire Group, Ltd., effective April 19, 2013. Mr. Melnick offers portfolio management experience to Hampshire’s Board of Directors. Since 1999, he has served as a founding general partner of Terrier Partners LP, an investment partnership, which invests in micro-cap companies. Prior to founding Terrier Partners, he was a general partner at Wynnefield Capital Inc., as well as a vice president and equity analyst at Lazard Freres & Co. from 1988-1996. Mr. Melnick also served as a Board Member for Royal Olympic Cruise Lines Inc. from 1999-2002. He received a B.A. from Washington University - St. Louis in 1983 and an MBA in Finance from New York University in 1987.

Frank Tworecke

Mr. Frank Tworecke serves as Independent Director of Hampshire Group, Ltd., effective April 19, 2013. Mr. Tworecke brings over 35 years of retail and apparel markets experience to Hampshire Group. He has served as the Divisional President of the Sportswear Group of Warnaco Group, Inc. since 2004. Prior to that, he was President and Chief Operating Officer of Bon-Ton Stores where he directed the overall operations of 70 stores. From 1996 to 1999, Mr. Tworecke was the President and Chief Operating Officer of menswear retailer, Jos. A. Bank. He has also held various senior management positions within other specialty and department store retailers including MGR, Inc., Rich’s Lazarus Goldsmith (now Macy’s), and John Wanamaker. Mr. Tworecke is a member of the Board of Advisors of Grafton-Fraser Inc., a privately-held, Toronto-based men’s apparel retailer, a member of the Board of Directors of Cherokee Inc, a global brand management company, and a former member of the Business Advisory Council of the Department of Applied Economics and Management at Cornell University. He received a B.S. from Cornell University in 1968 and an MBA from Syracuse University in 1972.

Basic Compensation

Name Fiscal Year Total

Paul Buxbaum

2,590,800

Trey Darwin

--

David Gren

493,230

Robert Stec

357,331

David Price

--

Fred Buonocore

--

Benjamin Yogel

--

Bobby Melnick

--

Frank Tworecke

--
As Of 30 Dec 2013

Options Compensation

Search Stocks