Executive Council

At Century Park, we work closely with our Executive Council members to bring invaluable industry insights and years of senior management experience to our portfolio companies.  Executive Council members typically serve as non-executive chairpeople or board members, but also have served as CEOs in certain situations. Click on the executives’ names to learn more about their backgrounds.

Bill Baldwin (Manufacturing)

  • CEO, Sanders Industries
  • CEO, Ricon Group

Robert Barbieri (Services)

  • Chairman, CEO & Founder, Bravais Analytics
  • Board member at Alchemy Technology

Jim Buch (Consumer)

  • CEO, Lynx
  • CEO, 3 Day Blinds

David Choromanski (Consumer)

  • VP Marketing, Dermalogica
  • Director of Consumer Marketing, Red Bull North America

Don Deyo (Medical)

  • Executive at Medtronic
  • CEO, FemPulse

Chris Friedland (Consumer)

  • Founded Faucet Direct, Build.com

Bruce Hansen (Services)

  • Chairman, CEO & Founder, ID Analytics
  • Chairman, BrightScope

Peter Innes (Manufacturing)

  • CEO, Becker Underwood

Matt Jordan (Consumer)

  • CEO, Eckler’s
  • CEO, Premier Performance

Michele Kessler (Consumer)

  • President, thinkThin
  • VP Global Chocolate Strategy, Mars

Stephen Kirk (Manufacturing)

  • COO, Lubrizol

Mark Korros (Consumer)

  • CEO, Pendleton Woolen Mills
  • CEO, C.C. Filson Co.
  • President, Samsonite North America

Michael Levin (Consumer)

  • Founded Kids Line

Peter Longo (Manufacturing)

  • CEO, OSI Sealants

Daniel Mafrice (Consumer)

  • CEO, Sweet Lady Jane

Dave Marver (Medical)

  • CEO, Cardiac Science Corp.

Mike Mitchell (Consumer)

  • CEO, Nestlé Dreyer’s Ice Cream
  • President, Nestlé USA Beverage Division

Michael Modak (Manufacturing)

  • CEO, PolyAd Services
  • Chief Commercial and Marketing Officer, Momentive Performance Materials

Nick Rago (Consumer)

  • The Campbell Soup Company
  • Armour Food Company

Hunt Ramsbottom (Manufacturing)

  • CEO, Rentech

Don Stanutz (Manufacturing)

  • COO, Huntsman Corp

Mark Stavropoulos (Manufacturing)

  • Executive VP of MSP Industries
  • Board member at Bytec Inc. and Plexus Systems

Dave Steevens (Manufacturing)

  • President, Precast and Enclosure Solutions Divisions of Oldcastle

Julian Steinberg (Manufacturing)

  • President, Cleveland Medical Polymers
  • CEO, Vantage Specialty Chemicals
  • COO, Lubrizol Advanced Materials

Joe Uebbing (Manufacturing)

  • President, Valeo Sylvania
  • Executive at Allied Signal

Mike Walther (Manufacturing)

  • President & CEO, The Spencer Turbine Company
  • President & CEO, Acushnet Rubber Company

Nick Yarymovych (Services)

  • CEO & Founder, Cloudpointe
  • CEO & Founder, Ventus Solutions

Peter Zucker (Medical)

  • CEO, Stars Behavioral Health
  • Chairman, Dominion Youth Services

Century Park Executive Council member Jim Buch became CEO of Lynx in 2012 and led the company to a successful strategic exit.

Century Park Executive Council member Don Stanutz became Chairman of ICM Products and helped us close a transformative international acquisition

Executive Council member Michele Kessler has been helpful in setting our marketing strategy at The Mochi Ice Cream Company

Executive Council member Mark Korros joined Covercraft as its CEO, immediately driving game-changing initiatives post-close