Sheldon I. Stein, also known as Shelly, serves as the President at Southern Glazer's Wine and Spirits, LLC. Mr. Stein has been the Chief Executive Officer of Glazer's Distributors and President of Glazer's Distributors at Glazer's Inc. and Olinger Distributing Company, LLC since July 2010.
He served as the Managing Director, Vice Chairman of Investment Banking and Head of Southwest Investment Banking at Bank of America, Merrill Lynch (formerly, Merrill Lynch & Co Inc.) from February 2008 to July 2010. He served as the Senior Managing Director of Bear, Stearns & Co. Inc., since August 1986. He ran Bear Stearns' Southwest Investment Banking Group for over 20 years.
Prior to Bear, Stearns & Co. Inc. in August 1986, he served as a Partner in the Dallas law firm of Hughes & Luce, where he specialized in corporate finance and mergers and acquisitions. He has been an Independent Director of Tailored Brands, Inc. since 1995.
He has been a Director of Alon USA Partners GP LLC, a general partner of Alon USA Partners, LP since February 25, 2013. He serves as a Director of Cinemark USA Inc. and Ace Cash Express. He serves on the Advisory Board of Amegy Bank. He serves as a Member of Advisory Board of NeoSpire, Inc.
He served as a Director of Tuesday Morning Corporation until May 2012. He served as a Director of AMRE Inc. since April 1, 1992, FIRSTPLUS Financial Group Inc. since April 1996, Home Interiors & Gifts Inc. since July 1998 and Precept Business Services since 1998. He served as a Director of Fresh America Corp., CellStar Corporation, Tandycrafts Inc. and Fitz & Floyd.
He served as a Trustee of Brandeis University and serves on the Board of Overseers of the Brandeis Graduate School of Economics and Finance. He is a Member of the Dallas Citizens Council and is a Member of the Texas and California Bar.
He was a Member of Phi Beta Kappa and a J. D. from Harvard Law School. Mr. Stein received a Bachelors degree Magna Cum Laude from Brandeis University.