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EVINE Live Inc (EVLV.OQ)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Landel Hobbs

53 2016 Chairman of the Board

Robert Rosenblatt

58 2016 Chief Executive Officer, Director

Timothy Peterman

49 2017 Chief Financial Officer, Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President

Lori Riley

2016 Chief Human Resource Officer, Senior Vice President

Nicole Ostoya

47 2016 Executive Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer

Damon Schramm

48 2016 Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary

Nicholas Vassallo

52 2015 Senior Vice President, Corporate Controller

Michael Henry

2016 Senior Vice President and Chief Merchandising Officer

Jaime Nielsen

39 2015 Senior Vice President, Human Resources

Lee Goehring

2017 Vice President - Web Merchandising & Business Development

Rob Ellerstein

2017 Vice President - General Merchandise Manager of Hard Home and Consumer Electronics

Scott Arnold

2017 Director

Neal Grabell

2016 Director

Mark Holdsworth

51 2016 Director

Thomas Beers

64 2014 Independent Director

Lisa Letizio

53 2016 Independent Director

Lowell Robinson

68 2014 Independent Director

Fred Siegel

62 2014 Independent Director

Dawn Zaremba

2014 Investor - Media Relations

Biographies

Name Description

Landel Hobbs

Mr. Landel C. Hobbs is Chairman of the Board of the Evine Live Inc. Mr. Hobbs is Chief Executive Officer of LCH Enterprises LLC, a consulting firm that operates in the broader telecommunications and media space. Mr. Hobbs had been Chief Operating Officer of Time Warner Cable from 2005 until 2010 and was previously Chief Financial Officer from 2001 until 2005. He was Vice President of Financial Analysis and Operations Support at AOL Time Warner from 2000 to 2001. Mr. Hobbs served in various positions, including Senior Vice President, Controller and Chief Accounting Officer, of Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. from 1993 until 2000. Before joining Turner in 1993, he was Senior Vice President and Audit Director of Banc One Illinois Corporation and Senior Manager with KPMG Peat Marwick. He is Lead Director of Allconnect and a current Trustee of the National 4H Council and The Dyslexia Resource Trust. He was previously Chair and a Director of CSPAN, a Trustee of Women in Cable Television (WICT), and a Broadcasting and Cable Hall of Fame Member.

Robert Rosenblatt

Mr. Robert Rosenblatt is Chief Executive Officer, Director of the Company. He was Non-Executive Chairman of the Evine Live Inc., Bob has more than 25 years of experience leading mid and large sized retail organizations, including Tommy Hilfiger, HSN (formerly the Home Shopping Network), and Bloomingdale's. Last year he was Interim President of Ideeli.com, a flash sales company based in NY that was sold a few of months ago to Groupon. As Group President and COO of Tommy Hilfiger Corporation, he grew revenues and profitability and built the company's first transactional web site. Bob co-managed the process which culminated in the Tommy Hilfiger Company successfully being sold to Apax Partners in 2006. Bob also previously served as CFO, COO and President of HSN, where he significantly increased company value. Bob introduced and built HSN's online operation, which achieved profitability within three months of inception. As CFO of Bloomingdale's, Bob was responsible for the P&L of the corporation, financial planning, and administrative management. For the past seven years, Bob has been CEO of Rosenblatt Consulting, LLC, which specializes in helping investment firms determine value in both public and private companies in the consumer products sector, as well as helping retail firms maximize profitability. He has been and is currently serving on several public and private boards in the retail and technology industry including PepBoys PBY -0.09% debShops, RetailNext and I.Predictus. Bob served on the Board of Directors of the Electronic Retailing Association.

Timothy Peterman

Mr. Timothy A. Peterman serves as Chief Financial Officer, Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President of Evine Live Inc. Mr. Peterman joined Evine as Chief Financial Offer in 2015. Prior to Evine, he has spent 25 years developing a diversified expertise in operations, interactive media and financial management for publicly held industry leaders in media, technology and ecommerce including Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc (NASDAQ SNI); InteractiveCorp (NASDAQ IAC), Synacor (NASDAQ SYNC); and Sinclair Broadcast Group (NASDAQ SBGI). Peterman holds a BS in Accounting from the University of Kentucky and is a CPA who began his career at KPMG in Chicago.

Lori Riley

Ms. Lori Riley serves as Chief Human Resource Officer, Senior Vice President of the Company. Riley joins Evine with over 15 years of experience in the retail industry, serving in leadership positions at Target Corporation and UnitedHealth Group where she oversaw a number of responsibilities, including leadership of global employee relations, HR operations, payroll and employee experience. Riley joins Evine after serving as Vice President Human Capital at UnitedHealth Group where she accelerated the company's talent analytics strategy, drove innovative HR operations to scale with global growth, reinvigorated the diversity & inclusion strategy and established a values-based, positive culture with strong customer service focus. Previous to that, she spent 15 years at Minneapolis-based Target Corporation in numerous Human Resource positions, including Human Resources Manager, Director of Compensation, Human Resources Director, Vice President Human Resources Operations, and Vice President Target Technology Service, Corporate Systems. Riley received her MBA from Northern Illinois University.

Nicole Ostoya

Ms. Nicole Ostoya is Executive Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer of the company. She joined the Company as Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer in April 2016. Most recently, Ms. Ostoya co-founded The Cocktail Lab in January 2014, a gourmet craft cocktail emporium catering to both the professional bartending community and the adventurous home cocktailer. Previously, Ms. Ostoya co-founded and served as CEO of BoldFace, a celebrity beauty license holding company from May 2012 to October 2014. In July of 2010, Ms. Ostoya co-founded and owned Gold Grenade, a brand management company specializing in product development, strategic marketing and executing, which covered all channels of distribution including the luxury markets, specialty retailers and masstige including direct to consumer until September 2014. Previously, Ms. Ostoya was Director of Business Development, Benefit Cosmetics for LVMH, where she discovered the magic and science of home shopping by taking Benefit onto QVC; co-founded and served as CEO of iDTV Studios, an online shopping network; co-owned Harlot, a bar and lounge in San Francisco; and served as CEO of Studio USA LLC. Ms. Ostoya began her career at Nordstrom where she spent over 18 years, including full line Store Manager. Ms. Ostoya received her AA degree from the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising.

Damon Schramm

Mr. Damon E. Schramm is Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary of Evine Live Inc. He has served as Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary since February 2016 and prior to that as Associate General Counsel since September 2015. Most recently, Mr. Schramm served as Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary at Lakes Entertainment, a publicly traded casino gaming company, from 2005 until he joined the Company in September 2015. Previously, he has served as a Partner at the law firm Gray Plant Mooty. He has also held board seats with the Make-A-Wish Foundation and the Animal Humane Society. Mr. Schramm holds a BA from the University of Minnesota-Duluth and a JD from William Mitchell College of Law.

Nicholas Vassallo

Mr. Nicholas J. Vassallo serves as Senior Vice President, Corporate Controller of Evine Live Inc. He has served as Senior Vice President and Corporate Controller since October 2015 and prior to that as Vice President and Corporate Controller since 2000. He first joined the Company as director of financial reporting in October 1996. Mr. Vassallo was named corporate controller in 1999 and the following year was promoted to vice president. Prior to joining the Company, he served as corporate controller for Fourth Shift Corporation, a software development company. Mr. Vassallo began his career with Arthur Anderson, LLP where he spent eight years in their audit practice group. Mr. Vassallo is a CPA and holds a BS in Accounting from Saint John's University in New York.

Michael Henry

Mr. Michael Henry is Senior Vice President and Chief Merchandising Officer of the Company. He joins Evine Live after serving as Chief Merchandising Officer at Eastern Home Shopping in Taiwan. Previous to that, he spent three years at QVC Italy as the Merchandising, Planning and Programming Director where he was a member of the leadership team that established QVC as the #1 shopping channel in the Italian market. Henry also served as Senior Vice President of Beauty at HSN for eight years. In addition to his merchandising experience, Henry also held multiple senior marketing roles at brands including Lancôme, Inc., Yves Saint Laurent Beaute and Elizabeth Arden. He received his MBA from Columbia University.

Jaime Nielsen

Ms. Jaime B. Nielsen is Senior Vice President, Human Resources of Evine Live Inc. She has served as Senior Vice President, Human Resources since October 2015 and prior to that as Vice President, Human Resources since May 2014. She first joined the Company as Human Resources Director in February 2012. Prior to joining the Company, she served as the Senior Human Resources Director with Aimia, Inc., from September 2009 to February 2012. Ms. Nielsen began her career with Carlson Companies where she spent over ten years in various divisions of Carlson Companies and roles within human resources including executive compensation, talent management, organizational effectiveness & organizational design and received a Bachelor of Science degree with an emphasis in Human Resource Management from Kennedy Western University.

Lee Goehring

Mr. Lee Goehring serves as Vice President - Web Merchandising & Business Development of the Company. He was Vice President - Merchandising of the Company. He has an extensive career with over 20 years of experience in retail merchandising and product development. Previously at EVINE Live, he held the role Director and Divisional Merchandise Manager of the Consumer Electronics category. Prior to EVINE Live, he served for five years as Vice President of National Accounts at TRG, a sales and product development company that created and distributed various product lines to national retailers. Goehring also spent five years at Target Corporation in the role of Sr. Buyer and Lead Merchant, leading Electronics & Video Games for the .com division, and eight years at Best Buy Corporation in the role of Sr. Buyer where he was also involved in the Electronics category.

Rob Ellerstein

Mr. Rob Ellerstein serves as Vice President - General Merchandise Manager of Hard Home and Consumer Electronics of the Company. Ellerstein joins Evine from QVC, where he was most recently the Director of Merchandising: Electronics. Previous to that, he served as HSN's Vice President of Merchandising (2001 – 2006), and Operating Vice President/Director of Merchandising (1999 – 2001). In addition, Ellerstein spent seven years at Macy's, Inc., where he was a Senior Buyer of Home Products, including rugs, housewares, electronics and food products.

Scott Arnold

Mr. Scott R. Arnold is Director of the Company. Mr. Arnold has served as a Managing Director and Senior Portfolio Manager in ABS and Private Equity and new business development with the Clinton Group, Inc., or CGI, an investment management firm, since May 2007. Mr. Arnold led Clinton’s private equity investment in community banks. He has been involved in the portfolio management of all asset-backed strategies at CGI. Mr. Arnold has extensive experience in the analysis, valuation, trading, hedging and marketing of mortgage-backed and asset-backed securities. Prior to joining CGI’s ABS desk, he was involved in research, restructuring and principal investing in distressed debt and special situations investments at both CG1 and Source Capital Group, or Source Capital, a boutique investment firm. Mr. Arnold worked at CG1 from June 2002 until August 2004 and Source Capital from June 2000 until June 2002 and from September 2004 until April 2007. From 1983 until 1999, Mr. Arnold worked in the mortgage-backed securities area at several leading investment banks including Salomon Brothers and Smith Barney & Co. In addition to his foregoing roles, Mr. Arnold served on the Board of Urban Trust Bank, a federally chartered community bank that provides value oriented consumer and commercial banking services through an extensive network of branches in Florida, from 2010 until March 2014 and served as its Chairman from September 2011 through the remainder of his tenure. While at Urban Trust Bank he served on the board’s Credit Committee, Asset/Liability Committee and Investment Committee. Mr. Arnold was previously a director of Herald National Bank until its merger with BankUnited in 2011. Mr. Arnold earned a B.A. from Northwestern University and his M.B.A. from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. Mr. Arnold’s qualifications to serve as a director include his nearly 30 years of investment and asset-backed security experience, including a focus on mortgage backed securities and special situations.

Neal Grabell

Mr. Neal S. Grabell has been appointed as Director of the Company. Since retiring from QVC, Mr. Grabell served as Of Counsel to the Saul Ewing, LLP law firm from 2008 to 2015. There, he practiced corporate and commercial law for domestic and foreign retailing, licensing, and manufacturing clients. He is currently a Visiting Professor of Economics and Independent College Programs at Haverford College where he has taught since 2006. Mr. Grabell received a B.A. degree from Haverford College in 1977 and a J.D. degree from Georgetown University in 1980. Mr. Grabell is the President of the Foundations of the Golden Slipper Club & Charities, a Governor of the Golden Slipper Club & Charities, and a director of the Abramson Center. From 1987 to 2008, Mr. Grabell served as the General Counsel of QVC, Inc. where he was responsible for the company's securities offerings and filings, commercial transactions, acquisitions, litigation, regulatory and ethical compliance, corporate structure, and government relations. As an executive vice president and member of the senior leadership team of QVC. Mr. Grabell oversaw several key functions. Originally responsible for the legal department, he subsequently oversaw the operations of other departments of the company, forming and managing the internal audit department and leading the facilities department operations in the companies numerous sites. He also oversaw the Affiliate Sales and Marketing Department after having negotiated the original affiliation agreements with multiple system operators and direct–to-home satellite operators. Mr. Grabell was a director of QVC (UK), a Managing Director of QVC Deutschland GmbH, and a Director of QVC Japan, Inc. from their respective formations until 2009. He was also a director of most of QVC’s domestic subsidiaries. He incorporated QVC and prepared its initial public offering in 1986 as a corporate and securities lawyer in private practice, prior to joining QVC in 1987.

Mark Holdsworth

Mr. Mark Holdsworth serves as Director of the Company. He is currently the co-founder and operating partner of Tennenbaum Capital Partners, LLC, a Los Angeles-based private multi-strategy investment firm with approximately $6.5 billion of capital under management. He also serves as the founder of Holdsworth & Co., LLC a family office focused on investments in real estate, venture capital, common equities and privately owned businesses. He has extensive experience investing in multiple industries, including technology and media. Mr. Holdsworth also has 17 years of experience serving on boards of directors for companies in a variety of industries, currently serving on the boards of Parsons Corporation and AGY Holding Corp. He specializes in active management oversight, strategy, M&A activity and financing and, as a financial expert, is able to provide knowledgeable insight to implement structures that can be used to accelerate growth and improve financial flexibility. Mr. Holdsworth received a B.A. from Pomona College in Physics, a B.S. (Honors) from California Institute of Technology in Engineering and Applied Science and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.

Thomas Beers

Mr. Thomas D. Beers is an Independent Director of the Evine Live Inc., Since September 2012, Mr. Beers has been CEO of Fremantle Media N.A., Inc., since 2012 where he is responsible for Fremantle’s management and business performance as well as the development, production and operations of more than 600 hours of programming per year including “American Idol,” “America’s Got Talent,” “The X Factor,” “Let’s Make a Deal,” “Family Feud,” and “The Price is Right.” Prior to joining Fremantle, Mr. Beers was the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Original Productions, where he was the creator and driving force behind the Primetime Emmy® winning “Deadliest Catch,” and Emmy nominee “Ice Road Truckers,” and top-rated shows “Storage Wars,” “Monster Garage” and “Black Gold.” His catalogue of more than 30 series is firmly entrenched across the cable powerhouses Discovery, HISTORY, A&E, Spike TV, The National Geographic Channel, and truTV.

Lisa Letizio

Ms. Lisa A. Letizio is an Independent Director of the Company. Prior to joining the Board, Ms. Letizio serves as an independent consultant for Living HR, Inc., a human resources advisory firm and for Allison James Estate & Homes, Inc., a real estate brokerage firm. She served as the Chief Human Resources Officer at HSN, Inc. from 1998 to 2014. In that role, Ms. Letizio oversaw the Human Resources teams for all of HSNi, a retail portfolio that encompassed HSN, a leading interactive multichannel retailer, and Cornerstone, a multichannel retailer of lifestyle brands including Frontgate, Garnet Hill, Ballard Designs, Grandin Road, Improvements, Chasing Fireflies and TravelSmith. Ms. Letizio’s responsibilities at HSNi included talent acquisition and assessment, leadership development, compensation, employee engagement, benefits/wellness, work life programs and community affairs. Prior to joining HSNi, Ms. Letizio was Vice President of Human Resources of The Timberland Company from 1992 to 1998. During her tenure at The Timberland Company, Ms. Letizio built the company's global human resources function, establishing world-wide pay and benefits systems as well as recruiting top leadership talent across Europe, the Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico. Ms. Letizio is a board member and board secretary of the St. Petersburg Arts Alliance.

Lowell Robinson

Mr. Lowell W. Robinson is an Independent Director of the Evine Live Inc. Mr. Robinson served as the Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer of MIVA, Inc., an online advertising network, from August 2007 through March 2009. He joined MIVA in 2006 as Chief Financial Officer and Chief Administrative Officer. He had previously served as the President of LWR Advisors from 2002 to 2006 and as the Chief Financial Officer and Chief Administrative Officer at HotJobs.com from 2000 to 2002. He previously held senior financial positions at Advo, Inc., Citigroup Inc. and Kraft Foods, Inc. Mr. Robinson has also served as a director of Higher One since 2014, and Support.com since March 2016. Mr. Robinson also served on the Board of Directors of The Jones Group from 2005 to 2014, the Board of Advisors for the University of Wisconsin School of Business from 2006 to 2010, the Board of Directors of International Wire Group, Inc., from 2003 to 2009, and the Board of Directors of Independent Wireless One, Diversified Investment Advisors and Edison Schools Inc. He is a member of the Smithsonian Libraries Advisory Board and the Board of the Metropolitan Opera Guild. Mr. Robinson earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of Wisconsin and a Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School.

Fred Siegel

Mr. Fred R. Siegel is an Independent Director of the Evine Live Inc. Mr. Siegel is Owner of Fred Siegel Partners, a consultancy group focused on social change initiatives for corporations and leading non-profits. Fred was Senior Vice President and marketing head for QVC from 1993 to 1998, overseeing all off-air consumer touch-points including all marketing and communications, leading special on-air events, and attracting and securing marquee brand-name vendors, helping QVC become the category-defining brand. After QVC, Mr. Siegel was marketing lead for Excite and Excite @ Home where he oversaw all marketing and communications activities. He is responsible for many Internet firsts including strategic partnerships with television networks, the first large-scale voting event on the web (with the Prime Time Emmys) and the first Online Town Hall meeting with President Clinton. He currently advises multiple non-profits such as Stand Up To Cancer and early-stage companies including Andreessen Horowitz-backed Honor home care, is a Board member for the American Cancer Society marketing & revenue committee, and is an Advisor for the Showtime series, Years Of Living Dangerously. Mr. Siegel has won multiple awards including a Daytime Emmy Award (2011) and numerous advertising awards including Clio, and One Show.

Dawn Zaremba