People: Steven Madden Ltd (SHOO.OQ)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Edward Rosenfeld

38 2008 Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer

Arvind Dharia

64 2004 Chief Financial Officer, Secretary

Awadhesh Sinha

68 2005 Chief Operating Officer

Amelia Varela

42 2008 Executive Vice President - Wholesale

Robert Schmertz

50 2006 Brand Director

Peter Migliorini

65 2010 Presiding Independent Director

John Madden

67 1993 Director

Rose Lynch

64 2014 Independent Director

Richard Randall

76 2006 Independent Director

Ravi Sachdev

37 2008 Independent Director

Thomas Schwartz

66 2004 Independent Director

Robert Smith

48 2014 Independent Director

Steven Madden

50 2013 IR Contact Officer

Biographies

Name Description

Edward Rosenfeld

Mr. Edward R. Rosenfeld is the Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer of the Steven Madden, Ltd. He has served as a director of the Company since February 2008 and has served on the Company’s Investment Committee since April 2008. Mr. Rosenfeld has been Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer since August 2008 after serving as interim Chief Executive Officer of the Company from March 24, 2008 and prior to that, serving as the Executive Vice President of Strategic Planning and Finance of the Company. Mr. Rosenfeld has been a member of the executive management team since joining the Company in May 2005. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Rosenfeld was a Vice President with Peter J. Solomon Company, an investment banking boutique, where he specialized in mergers and acquisitions in the retail, apparel and footwear industries. Mr. Rosenfeld serves as a director of PVH Corp., one of the world’s largest apparel companies, and is also a director of Summer Search New York City, a non-profit corporation, whose mission is to help low-income teenagers develop skills and character traits to become college-educated leaders.

Arvind Dharia

Mr. Arvind Dharia is the Chief Financial Officer, Secretary of Steven madden, Ltd. He has been the Chief Financial Officer of the Company since October 1992 and was a director of the Company from December 1993 through May 2004. Mr. Dharia has been Secretary of the Company since 1993. From December 1988 until joining the Company in September 1992, Mr. Dharia was Assistant Controller of Millennium III Real Estate Corp., a real estate management company.

Awadhesh Sinha

Mr. Awadhesh K. Sinha is the Chief Operating Officer of Steven Madden, Ltd. Mr. Sinha was a director of the Company, from October 2002 to July 2005, before joining the Company as its Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Sinha was the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer of WEAR ME Apparel Inc., a company that designs, manufactures and markets branded and non-branded children’s clothing, from 2003 to July 2005. Prior to that, Mr. Sinha worked for Salant Corporation, a company that designs, manufactures and markets men’s clothing, for 22 years, and held the position of Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer of Salant Corporation from 1998 to 2003.

Amelia Varela

Ms. Amelia Newton Varela is the Executive Vice President - Wholesale of Steven Madden, Ltd. Ms. Varela was Executive Vice President of Wholesale Sales from November 2004 to April 2008. Previously, she was Vice President of Sales for Steve Madden Women’s Wholesale Division from January 2000. Prior to that, she was Account Executive for Steve Madden Women’s Wholesale Division from 1998. Before joining the Company, Ms. Varela was the sales assistant to the Executive Vice President of Sales for Merrin Financial. She graduated from The Fashion Institute of Technology in 1995.

Robert Schmertz

Mr. Robert Schmertz is the Brand Director of Steven Madden, Ltd. Mr. Schmertz served as President of Steve Madden Women’s Wholesale Division and Brand Manager from September 2001 through January 2006. Additionally, Mr. Schmertz served as President of Shoe Biz, Inc., formerly a wholly owned subsidiary of Steven Madden Retail, Inc., from May 1998 through August 2001. Before joining the Company, Mr. Schmertz was President of Daniel Scott Inc. from November 1995 to May 1998. Previously, Mr. Schmertz was the East Coast Sales Manager for Impo International from January 1993 through November 1995. From April 1990 to December 1992, Mr. Schmertz served as a sales representative for Espirit de Corp. based in San Francisco, California.

Peter Migliorini

Mr. Peter Migliorini is Presiding Independent Director of Steven Madden, Ltd. Mr. Migliorini has been Sales Manager for Greschlers, Inc., a building supplies company, since 1994. From 1987 to 1994, Mr. Migliorini served as Director of Operations for Mackroyce Group, a construction company. Prior to 1987, Mr. Migliorini held various positions of increasing responsibility from Assistant Buyer to Chief Planner/Coordinator for several shoe companies, including Meldisco Shoes, Perry Shoes and Fasco Shoes.

John Madden

Mr. John L. Madden is Director of Steven Madden, Ltd. Since June 2004, Mr. Madden’s business consulting company, JLM Consultants, Inc., has provided consulting services to the Company with respect to international sales. From April 1998 through September 2003, Mr. Madden owned a branch office of Tradeway Securities Group, Inc., a brokerage firm, in Florida. From May 1996 through December 1996, Mr. Madden’s consulting company, JLM Consultants, Inc., acted as a branch office of Merit Capital, Inc., a brokerage firm. From May 1994 to May 1996, Mr. Madden served as Vice President of Investments for GKN Securities, Inc.. a brokerage firm. From August 1993 to April 1994, Mr. Madden was employed by Biltmore Securities, Inc., a brokerage firm, as Managing Director and registered sales representative. Mr. Madden is the brother of Steven Madden, the Company’s founder and Creative and Design Chief.

Rose Lynch

Ms. Rose Peabody Lynch has been appointed as Independent Director of Steven madden, Ltd, effective April 28, 2014. Since 1997, Ms. Lynch has operated Marketing Strategies, LLC, a New York based consulting firm of which she is founder and President, which focuses on strategic marketing and operating issues for small to medium-sized companies. Prior to forming Marketing Strategies, LLC, Ms. Lynch held the position of Vice President, General Merchandise Manager of the Bath and Fragrance division of Victoria’s Secret from 1993 through 1996 and held the position of President of U.S. Operations of Trowbridge Gallery, a supplier of fine art to the interior design trade, from 1989 through 1992. Prior to 1989, Ms. Lynch was President of Danskin, Inc., a leading manufacturer of women’s dance and active wear, from 1986 through 1989 and, prior to that, she held the position of Director of Marketing successively with Elizabeth Arden, Inc. and Charles of the Ritz Group, Inc. Ms. Lynch has served on a number of boards, including The Harmony Group-LeRoi Princeton (a manufacturer of children’s apparel), Salant Corporation (Perry Ellis Menswear) and Frederick’s of Hollywood (a retailer of women’s apparel and lingerie). She was a member of the Audit and Nominating and Governance Committees during her tenure at Salant and chaired the Compensation Committee during her tenure on the board of Frederick’s of Hollywood. Ms. Lynch has held leadership positions with a variety of charities and currently serves as a director of S.O.S. Children’s Villages, the U.S. arm of an international non-profit organization dedicated to providing assistance to children. She currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Princeton University Varsity Club. Ms. Lynch is also a member of the Women and Foreign Policy Advisory Council at the Council on Foreign Relations.

Richard Randall

Mr. Richard P. Randall is the Independent Director of Steven Madden, Ltd. Mr. Randall was the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Direct Holdings Worldwide, LLC, the parent company of Lillian Vernon Corp., a catalog and online retailer of gifts and household goods, and Time-Life, a music and video marketing company, from 2002 until his retirement in June 2005. Prior to 2002, Mr. Randall served as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Coach, Inc., a luxury leather goods company, and Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer of Lillian Vernon Corp. from 2000 to 2001 and 1998 to 2000, respectively. Currently, Mr. Randall serves as a director and chairs the Audit and Risk Committee of Aceto Corporation, a generic pharmaceutical, nutraceutical and chemical distribution company. Mr. Randall also serves on the board of directors and is a member of the Audit Committee of P&F Industries, Inc., a manufacturer and importer of tools sold principally to the industrial, retail and automotive markets, as well as residential hardware. Mr. Randall is a former director and member of the Executive, Finance, Audit and Research Committees of The Burke Rehabilitation Hospital (“Burke”). He currently serves as a Member Emeritus of Burke’s Executive Committee and retains a board seat on The Burke Foundation’s board. Mr. Randall served as a director and chair of the Audit Committee of Universal Travel Group, a travel services provider in the People’s Republic of China, and of Home Systems Group, a manufacturer and distributor of household appliances in the People’s Republic of China, from 2007 until 2008 when he resigned from these boards.

Ravi Sachdev

Mr. Ravi Sachdev is Independent Director of the Steven Madden, Ltd. Mr. Sachdev joined J.P. Morgan, a global investment bank, as a Managing Director in November 2010, and focuses on the healthcare services subsector. Previously, Mr. Sachdev was a Managing Director at Deutsche Bank Securities, Inc. (“Deutsche Bank”) from January 2009 and prior to that held the position of Director at Deutsche Bank from January 2007 until January 2009. Mr. Sachdev joined Deutsche Bank in 2006 as a Vice President. Prior to joining Deutsche Bank, Mr. Sachdev was a Vice President at Peter J. Solomon Company, an investment banking boutique, specializing in mergers and acquisitions in the healthcare sector, from 1998 to 2006.

Thomas Schwartz

Mr. Thomas H. Schwartz is the Independent Director of Steven Madden, Ltd. Since March 2007, Mr. Schwartz has been the Chief Executive Officer and sole owner of Sumner and Forge Investors LLC, a company that invests in real estate and manages properties in which it holds ownership interests. Previously, Mr. Schwartz was a Managing Director of Helmsley-Spear, Inc., a real estate brokerage and management company, from 1984 to March 2007.

Robert Smith

Mr. Robert Smith has been appointed as Independent Director of Steven madden, Ltd, effective April 28, 2014. Since 2013, Mr. Smith has been Chief Merchandising Officer for Haddad Brands, a global children’s apparel and accessories licensing partner for iconic American brands such as Levi’s, Hurley, Nike, Jordan and Converse. Prior to 2013, from 2010 to 2012, Mr. Smith held the position of Executive Vice President, Merchandising for Limited Brands, Victoria’s Secret Direct, the largest direct-to-consumer women’s apparel retailer in the United States. From 1998 through 2010, Mr. Smith held various senior merchandising positions at Macy’s Inc. beginning with Vice President, Merchandise Manager, Macy’s West and culminating with Executive Vice President, Merchandising for Juniors, Kids, Intimate Apparel, Dresses, Suits, Coats and Swimwear. Prior to 1998, Mr. Smith was a Merchandiser for XOXO Apparel Company and, from 1990 through 1996, Mr. Smith held various positions with Burdine’s Department Stores.

Steven Madden

Basic Compensation

Name Fiscal Year Total

Edward Rosenfeld

5,889,680

Arvind Dharia

890,163

Awadhesh Sinha

824,760

Amelia Varela

999,701

Robert Schmertz

2,050,070

Peter Migliorini

--

John Madden

--

Rose Lynch

--

Richard Randall

--

Ravi Sachdev

--

Thomas Schwartz

1,810,110

Robert Smith

--

Steven Madden

1,514,410
As Of 30 Dec 2013

Options Compensation

Name Options Value

Edward Rosenfeld

5,333 153,377

Arvind Dharia

228,828 3,390,540

Awadhesh Sinha

65,002 1,237,744

Amelia Varela

141,124 3,459,760

Robert Schmertz

272,030 2,971,140

Peter Migliorini

0 0

John Madden

0 0

Rose Lynch

0 0

Richard Randall

0 0

Ravi Sachdev

0 0

Thomas Schwartz

100,000 1,028,600

Robert Smith

0 0

Steven Madden

1,691,189 17,227,840
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