People: RENN Fund Inc (RCG)

RCG on American Stock Exchange

1.59USD
22 Aug 2014
Price Change (% chg)

$0.00 (+0.00%)
Prev Close
$1.59
Open
$1.59
Day's High
$1.59
Day's Low
$1.59
Volume
100
Avg. Vol
8,406
52-wk High
$1.72
52-wk Low
$1.01

Search Stocks

Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Russell Cleveland

74 1994 Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer

Kevin McAleer

62 2012 Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer, Acting Corporate Secretary

Scott Douglass

54 2004 Vice President

Z. Eric Stephens

45 2006 Vice President

Ernest Hill

73 1994 Independent Director

J. Philip McCormick

72 2006 Independent Director

Charles Pierce

78 2002 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Russell Cleveland

Mr. Russell Cleveland serves as Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer of RENN Global Entrepreneurs Fund, Inc., since 1994. He has also served as the President, Chief Executive Officer, sole Director, and the majority stockholder of RENN Capital Group, Inc. since 1991. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst with more than 40 years experience as a specialist in investments in smaller capitalization companies. A graduate of the Wharton School of Business, Mr. Cleveland has served as President of the Dallas Association of Investment Analysts.

Kevin McAleer

Mr. Kevin McAleer is Acting Corporate Secretary, Treasurer, and Chief Financial Officer of Renn Global Entrepreneurs Fund, Inc., Adviser since December 13, 2012. Mr. McAleer is a Partner with Pillar Solutions Group, LLC, a financial advisory firm, since July 2012. Prior to Pillar, Mr. McAleer was Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Penson Worldwide, Inc. (“Penson”), a securities processing firm, from 2006 to 2012. He is a graduate from LaSalle University with a BS in Accounting and a Certified Public Accountant in Texas.

Scott Douglass

Mr. Scott E. Douglass serves as Vice President of RENN Global Entrepreneurs Fund, Inc., and the Adviser since November 2004. He has worked for three sell-side firms in the areas of institutional sales and investment banking. Prior to that, he was a commercial loan officer for the First National Bank of Boston and Fleet Financial Group, which are now part of Bank of America. He holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from the Olin Graduate School of Business at Babson College and is a Chartered Financial Analyst.

Z. Eric Stephens

Mr. Z. Eric Stephens serves as Vice President of RENN Global Entrepreneurs Fund Inc., since August 2006. He also has served as a Vice President of the Adviser since January 2006. His responsibilities with the Adviser include due diligence, portfolio monitoring and selection, and supervision of the operations of the Adviser. Previously, he was a director with CBIZ Valuation Group, a national valuation consulting firm. While with CBIZ, he valued public and private companies, performed purchase price allocations and goodwill impairment tests, wrote fairness opinions and solvency opinions and served as an witness. Prior to working for CBIZ, Mr. Stephens was a staff accountant with the Securities and Exchange Commission, where he conducted on-site examinations of investment companies and investment advisers. Mr. Stephens has a BA in Economics and Finance from Southwestern Oklahoma State University and an MBA from Texas A & M University and is a Chartered Financial Analyst.

Ernest Hill

Mr. Ernest C. Hill is Independent Director of RENN Global Entrepreneurs Fund, Inc., since 1994. Mr. Hill has a broad background in convertible securities analysis with NYSE brokerage firms and institutional investors. He specializes in computer-aided investment analysis and administrative procedures. He was an Assistant Professor of Finance with Southern Methodist University and an Associate Director of the Southwestern Graduate School of Banking, and was instrumental in the formation of an Entrepreneurial Seminar for the Southern Methodist School of Business. He also was an Investment Analyst with Capital Research & Management Co., Inc., a manager of a number of open-end mutual funds. He was awarded a Ford Fellowship to the Stanford School of Business, where he received an MBA with Honors in Investment and Finance.

J. Philip McCormick

Mr. J. Philip McCormick serves as an Independent Director of RENN Global Entrepreneurs Fund, Inc., since 2006. Mr. McCormick is a senior adviser to Stonehenge Growth Capital and a director of PostRock Energy Corp. He was a director of Advanced Neuromodulation Systems, Inc. 2003 – 2006 before its sale and has been a senior financial officer of three public companies. Prior to that he practiced public accounting for 26 years and was an Audit Partner, member of senior management, and member of the Board of Directors of KPMG and KMG Main Hurdman from 1973 to 1991.

Charles Pierce

Mr. Charles C. Pierce, Jr., is Independent Director of RENN Global Entrepreneurs Fund, Inc., since 2002. Mr. Pierce has worked in the securities industry for 42 years. He is a Retired Vice Chairman of Dain Rauscher, Inc. former President on the Texas Stock and Bond Dealers Association, and former Chairman of the South Central District of the Securities Industry Association covering Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, Kansas and Colorado.

Basic Compensation

Options Compensation

Search Stocks