Insurance industry veteran who led two very successful consolidations of middle-market property and casualty brokerages, the most recent of which was sold to Blackstone for $1.1 billion.
Information services industry leader, skilled in transforming businesses through the application of new technologies and the use of customer-centric business models. Former CEO at Wolters Kluwer Health, Professional & Education, and has led organizations within Thomson, Encyclopedia Britannica, and Simon & Schuster.
Beverage industry leader with significant experience driving profitable growth. Former Executive Partner at Emigrant Capital. Was CEO of Cott Corporation, the world’s largest private label soft drink manufacturer. Former President of Coca-Cola Europe.
Founded Pete’s Brewing Company, known for Pete’s Wicked Ale, which became a $70 million publicly held company at its height, and was sold to Texas-based Gambrinus. An accomplished tech industry executive (Xerox, ROLM and IBM), Pete is best known for his success in taking his passion for beer from a kitchen hobby to a successful national brand, inspiring legions of entrepreneurs along the way.