ADVISORY BOARD


Rosenzweig & Company Inc. is fortunate to benefit from the insight
and wisdom of an expert Advisory Board comprised of highly respected members
 of virtually all sectors of the business community.


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Jay Takefman

Jay is a Partner based in New York focused on sourcing and executing buyout, leveraged recapitalization and growth equity investments in the U.S. and Canada. At Quilvest, Jay serves on the Board of Directors of the following portfolio companies: Small Tubes Products (niche manufacturer of redrawn copper tube), Anthony’s Coal Fired Pizza (casual dining restaurant chain), Crown Health Care Laundry Service (outsourced provider of linen services), Metro Franchising (largest Dunkin Donuts franchisee in the New York City metropolitan area), Luke’s Seafood (vertically integrated manufacturer and fast casual restaurant chain), Creative Extruded Products (manufacturer of extruded plastic products primarily serving the automotive segment) and American Franchise Capital (Taco Bell and Applebee’s franchisee). Jay also serves as a Board Observer at Alex Brands (branded toys and crafts products) and Shock Doctor (branded sporting goods primarily focused on safety and performance).

Prior to joining Quilvest in 2010, Jay was a Principal at Centre Partners, a middle market private equity firm with over $3.0 billion of assets under management. During his tenure at Centre, Jay served on the Board of Directors or as a Board Observer of the following portfolio companies: Ross Aviation (one of largest fixed base operators in the U.S.), Distant Lands Trading Co. (vertically integrated manufacturer of private label coffee), Orion International (specialty staffing business) and Maverick Media (owner of radio stations in small to medium sized markets). Before joining Centre Partners, Jay was a Senior Associate at Catterton Partners, one of the leading consumer-focused middle market private equity firms, with over $2.0 billion of assets under management. Prior to Catterton, Jay was a Senior Analyst in investment banking at Legg Mason, focused on mergers and acquisitions, public and private offerings of debt and equity securities and financial advisory services, primarily for middle market and emerging growth companies.

Jay graduated with distinction from the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business with his Bachelor of Business Administration. Originally from Montreal, Canada, he is married and lives in New York City with his wife, daughter and son.

 Dikembe Mutombo

Dikembe Mutombo

 Tiffany Pham

Tiffany Pham

 CANDICE FAKTOR

CANDICE FAKTOR

 Justine Lucas

Justine Lucas

 DAVID HOPKINSON

DAVID HOPKINSON

 JODI KOVITZ

JODI KOVITZ

 AJ Vaynerchuk

AJ Vaynerchuk

 Brendan Doherty

Brendan Doherty

 Tim Staples

Tim Staples

 April Taggart

April Taggart

 Shawn Cheng

Shawn Cheng

 JACQUES DEMERS

JACQUES DEMERS

 Aliza Lakhani

Aliza Lakhani

 Nicholas Deroma

Nicholas Deroma

 Andrea Bonime-Blanc

Andrea Bonime-Blanc

 Terry Savage

Terry Savage

 ROCCO ROSSI

ROCCO ROSSI

 DEE DEE TAYLOR EUSTACE

DEE DEE TAYLOR EUSTACE

 Maurizio Gherardini

Maurizio Gherardini

 Mo Lidsky

Mo Lidsky

 Judith Humphrey

Judith Humphrey

 Bill Owens

Bill Owens

 Douglas Smith

Douglas Smith

 Jonathon Sackett

Jonathon Sackett

 Seth Schachner

Seth Schachner

 Joshua James

Joshua James

 preet dhindsa

preet dhindsa

 SCOTT PAGE

SCOTT PAGE

 Kenneth Frankel

Kenneth Frankel

 Stephen Pincus

Stephen Pincus

 Jeff Chan

Jeff Chan

 Randy Williamson

Randy Williamson

 Jake Hirsch-Allen

Jake Hirsch-Allen

 Yishay Waxman

Yishay Waxman

 DAVID FRANSEN

DAVID FRANSEN

 Dr Gordon Arbess

Dr Gordon Arbess

 jim grossett

jim grossett

 stephen adler

stephen adler

 Jay Takefman

Jay Takefman