Mr. Heyer has been a director of the Company since August 2006. He is the Chief Executive Officer and a Managing Director of Mistral Capital...
Mr. Heyer has been a director of the Company since August 2006. He is the Chief Executive Officer and a Managing Director of Mistral Capital Management, LLC, a private equity fund. From 2000 to 2007 Mr. Heyer was a Managing Partner of Trimaran Capital Partners, L.L.C., a private equity firm and a member of the Investment Committee of Trimaran Advisors, L.L.C., which is the investment advisor to a series of collateralized loan obligation funds. Mr. Heyer was formerly a Vice Chairman of CIBC World Markets Corp. and a Co-Head of the CIBC Argosy Merchant Banking Funds. Prior to joining CIBC World Markets Corp. in 1995, Mr. Heyer was a founder and Managing Director of The Argosy Group L.P. Before Argosy, Mr. Heyer was a Managing Director at Drexel Burnham Lambert Incorporated and, previous to that, he worked at Shearson /American Express. Mr. Heyer currently serves on the boards of directors of The Hain Celestial Group, Inc., Charlie Brown's Acquisition Corp., El Pollo Loco, Inc., Brite Media Group LLC and Village Voice Media, LLC. Mr. Heyer currently serves as Chairman of the Board of Overseers of the University of Pennsylvania School of Social Policy & Practice and is a Member of the Board of Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania.