Robert L. Luddy

May 11, 2016

Recognizing the demand for a quality manufacturer of commercial kitchen ventilation equipment, Bob Luddy purchased a sheet metal shop in 1981 and transformed it into CaptiveAire Systems. Today, CaptiveAire employs over 1000 employees, with 90 sales offices nationwide and sales over $300 million in 2015. A strong advocate of excellent education, Bob establishes schools which […]

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David C. Johnson, Jr.

May 11, 2016

David C. Johnson, Jr. serves as director of research at Marketfield Asset Management in New York. Prior to joining Marketfield in 2011, Mr. Johnson was an investment analyst, portfolio manager, and head of business development at Wilkinson O’Grady & Co., Inc. He spent the first ten years of his career in the fixed-income department of […]

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John W. Childs

May 11, 2016

John W. Childs founded J.W. Childs Associates in 1995. Prior to that he was Senior Managing Director of the Thomas H. Lee Company from 1991 to 1995 and a Managing Director there from 1987 to 1990. In these capacities, he had broad responsibilities for originating, analyzing, negotiating and managing leveraged buyout transactions for the THL […]

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Jennifer Foster

June 9, 2015

Jennifer Leahy Foster is an Executive Vice President for Chilton Investment Company where she has worked since 1997. During her tenure, Ms. Foster has served as Portfolio Manager, Assistant Portfolio Manager, Director of Research, and an Equity Analyst. Ms. Foster is a member of Chilton’s Board of Directors and Executive Board. Before joining Chilton, Ms. […]

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Dr. George Nash

January 12, 2015

George H. Nash was born in Holyoke, Massachusetts on April 1, 1945. After graduating from South Hadley High School as valedictorian of the Class of 1963, he entered Amherst College, where he graduated summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, in 1967. He received his Ph.D. in History from Harvard University in 1973.

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