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Partial List of Pitch Day Bios Nicholas R. Shapiro Senior Analyst - Corporate Development The Brink's Company

Nick is a member of the Corporate Development Team at The Brink's Company, a global leader in security-related services. services. He focuses on strategy and internat international ional acquisitions and has work worked ed on projects in the Asia Pacific, EMEA, Latin America and North America regions. Brink's services include armored car transportation, money processing, long-distance transport of valuables, vaulting and other value-added solutions. Prior to joining The Brink's Company, Nick performed due diligence, d iligence, valuations and portfolio company monitoring for American American Capital, a publicl publicly y traded private equity firm and gl global obal asset manager. He graduated from McIntire with concentrations in Finance and Accounting and began his career as an investment banking analyst at Houlihan Houlihan Lokey. Nick serves as a McIntire McIntire Alumni Trustee Leader for the the Class of 2005.

Ruben Espinoza Associate Booz Allen & Hamilton

Rubén Espinoza an Associate with Booz Allen & Hamilton in the Technology Capability Practice. His current client is focus includes international markets and U.S. Civilfirm's agencies facilitating e-Government transformation and strategy projects. As an Associate, he is responsible for engagement execution, business development, and staff management. Prior to joining Booz Allen & Hamilton, Rubén spent several years as a Senior Business Consultant with Digital Focus, Commerce One and CGI’s (formerly  American Management Management Systems) Washi Washington ngton DC offi office. ce. Rubén obtained his M.B.A. from the London Business School Dubai-London campus in Finance and Emerging Markets, M.S. from the McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia in Management of Information Technology, and he holds a B.S. degree in Decision Sciences and Management of Information Information Systems from the Sc School hool of Management at George Mason Univ University. ersity. He is also fluent in Spanish. Adair Sigmond Ross Manager of IT Business Analysis & Quality Assurance

I have 13 yrs of IT experience across several industries including Financial Services, Retail, Healthcar Healthcare e and Insurance. I earned my undergraduate degree from University University of North C Carolina arolina at Chapel Hill Hill.. While at UNC, I studied abroad in Seville, Spain and in Greece. I earned my Masters of Science in Information Technology (MSMIT) degree from the UVA McIntire School of Commerce in 2004. I currently manage global software development initiatives at Mondial Assistance. Cailin E. Williams Credit Policy Analyst PNC Bank, Greater Washington, D.C. Area

Cailin is an analyst for the Credit Policy group that supports Corporate Banking in the Washington, D.C. market. She is responsible for underwriting existing and new relationships within the group’s client portfolio which is primarily comprised of companies that earn between $30 $ 30 million and $500 million in annual revenue. Her direct responsibilities include researching client profiles, identifying credit risks,


analyzing transaction structure, uncovering contingent liabilities and assessing financial performance. She also reviews customer relationships on a quarterly or semi-annual basis, occasionally accompanying Corporate Banking relationship managers to meetings with client companies. Cailin joined PNC full-time in August 2010 as an analyst, starting in PNC’s credit training program in Philadelphia and later completing sales and product training in Pittsburgh. Prior to joining PNC, Cailin interned in the summer of 2009 for Alvarez and Marsal in the Dispute Analysis and Forensic Accounting group with a focus on the Lehman Brothers bankruptcy filing. In 2008, Cailin was a summer analyst at Lehman Brothers in the Legal, Compliance and Audit Group. In the fall of 2008, Cailin completed a semester abroad in London while studying international business and finance, while also interning for the private equity placement firm, Almeida Capital. In May of 2010, Cailin graduated from Wake Forest University with a B.A. in Economics and Communication.

Geoff Peters Wikoff Color Corporation Fort Mill, South Carolina

Geoff Peters was named President and Chief Executive Officer of Wikoff Color Corporation in August, 2010, and served as the company’s President and Chief Operating Officer since September, 2006 when he joined the company. Geoff spent most of his 30-year career career with Sea-Land Servic Service, e, a global logistics company, and Setech Incorporated, Incorporated, a $250 million integrated sup supply ply company. His diverse management experience includes serving as Vice President and General Manager – Europe for Sea-Land and Chief Operating Officer for Setech. Wikoff Color manufactures manufactures inks and coatings for the printi printing ng and packaging industries. The company’s products end up on the packaging of a number of well-known consumer brands including Starbuck’s, Chick-fil-A, Stouffers, Stouffers, Wendy’s, McDonald’s, Coke, Pepsi and Victoria’s Secret. Wikoff Color is an employee-owned company with 30 manufacturing plants throughout the U.S. and Canada and international operations in the UK, Chile Chile and China. The company’s headquarters are located in Fort Mill, SC. Geoff is a native of Baltimore, MD. He earned a B.S. from the McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia and an MBA from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University. University. Geoff and his wife, Susan (also a McIntire graduate), live in Charlotte, NC with their two daughters, Katherine and Caroline.

Matthew P. Preece, Partner  McColl Partners

Matt Preece is a Partner and co-head of the Consumer Group at McColl Partners, a middle-market investment bank headquartered in Charlotte with additional offices in Dallas, Atlanta, and Los Angeles. Before McColl Partners, Mr. Preece worked as an associate at CapitalSouth Partners, a middle market private equity fund, where he gained principal investing experience in leveraged buyouts, acquisition and growth financings, and recapitalizations. recapitalizations. He also served as a Corporate Development associate at TITAN Technology Partners and as a research analyst on PaineWebber's equity derivatives trading desk in New York. Mr. Preece received a bachelor of science degree in commerce with c concentrations oncentrations in finance and marketing from the McIntire School of Commerce at The University of Virginia ('98) and a master of business administration degree with concentrations in analytical finance, management strategy, and entrepreneurship from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University ('04), where he graduated with distinction and was a member of the Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society.


Owen Rankin Executive Vice President, Corporate and Public Affairs

Owen Rankin is an Executive Vice President in the Corporate and Public Affairs practice at Edelman NY working with PepsiCo and Johnson & Johnson on Corporate Reputation management. He has over 25 years of global experience in reputation management, corporate social responsibility, consumer and health marketing, senior executive positioning and event leadership. His experience includes 11Reputation, years at Johnson & Johnson had a the range responsibilities for managing their Corporate to global pediatric where CSR tohe running USofJohnson’s Baby business to leading global activation for their Beijing Olympic sponsorship. Before joining Johnson & Johnson, Mr. Rankin spent 11 years at Tambrands, Inc. in Marketing and Management roles in the U.S. U.S. and Europe. He lived in London for three years leading leading all strategic marketing for Europe, Asia and Latin America. His last assignment at Tambrands was as the Vice President of Global Marketing. Mr. Rankin started his career in Advertising, spending four years at two New York-based advertising agencies. Al J. Park, Director  CapTech

College of Arts and Sciences – 1999 Mr. Park is a native of Richmond, VA. He is a 1999 graduate of the College of Arts & Sciences, with degrees in Government and Sociology. While at the University, Mr. Park was active in student affairs including President of the Fraternity System and a member of the Dean of Students Search Committee. Mr. Park is a Director at CapTech, a technology consulting company and leads the Washington, DC office. Founded in 1997, CapTech is a private midsized consulting firm that designs and builds information systems. CapTech is headquartered in Richmond, Virginia. Prior to CapTech, Mr. Park was a Managing Director with FTI Consulting in Washington, DC and Los  Angeles. He provided provided advisory services to Fortune 500 cl clients ients in financial financial services, healthcare healthcare and technology. Preceding FTI, he was a partner in a manufacturing firm supplying defense contractors in Southern CA and also worked at KPMG and Andersen in New York and San Francisco. He resides in Vienna, VA with his wife, Joelle Heise, a 2000 graduate of the College.

JACK RIDGE, Global Employee Services Finance Director  The Procter & Gamble Company

Mr. Ridge is responsible for financial oversight and leadership of P&G’s $9B global employee services business which includes operations such as payroll, pension administration, and travel management that are delivered to 127,000 employees in in 80 different countries. Across 23 years experience in Pr Procter octer & Gamble, he has worked in a broad variety variety of Finance & Accounting Accounting roles. Most recently he was the Finance leader for the $3B Global Global Snacks and Coffee franchis franchise. e. Prior to that he led the corp corporate orate dealmaking center of expertise in the outsourcing space, while leading deals on multiple outsourcing projects (including the most comprehensive comprehensive HR outsourcing project ever ever executed). He has led P&G internal internal audit activities for North America America and Corporate functions. He was the finance leader for P&G’s Global WalMart Team. Broadly, he has worked across the P&G P&G Beauty, H Health ealth & Wellness and Fabric Care businesses, and across most core F&A functional areas in Procter & Gamble. Mr. Ridge holds an MBA from the University of Michigan and the professional designation of Certified Internal Auditor. He has presented in multiple multiple forums on outsourcing transactions transactions and consumer product


internal audit approaches. Throughout his career he has maintai maintained ned a strong interest in college recruiting, including leadership for University of Michigan F&A recruiting for many years. Mr. Ridge and his wife Shelly live in Cincinnati and have 4 children – college age girls attending the University of Pennsylvania and the University of Virginia, and two girls in high school. Robert (Rob) A. Vallejo | Engagement Partner  Richmond,, VA | (804) 697-1902 | robert.a.vall Richmond [email protected] [email protected] wc.com

Experience Rob is a partner in our Assurance practice who relocated to our Richmond, Virginia office in July 2008 after completing a tour with our National Professional Services Group as a consulting partner based in Paris, France. While on tour, he worked with some of our Firms’ largest European clients including Novartis, Eni, E.ON, E.ON, Sanofi-Aventis, AXA, AXA, Sodexho and Nokia. He worked with each of these companies and their audit teams to comply comply with the internal control rrequirements equirements of the Sarbanes – Oxley Oxley Act. Rob has published articles and given multiple presentations on the PCAOB’s Auditing Standard No. 5,  An  Audit of Internal Control over Financial Reporting that is i s Integrated with an Audit of Financial Statem Statements ents   and the SEC’s guidance for management regarding internal control over financial reporting. In Richmond, Rob serves NewMarket Corporation, Tredegar Corporation and Stanley Furniture Company (all SEC listed companies) and a number of private companies in a variety of industries, including energy (coal) and industrial manufacturing. manufacturing. Rob is active in the Richmond Richmond marketplace and specializes in assisting clients with the movement from US GAAP GAAP to IFRS. Rob is a graduate of the Leadership Metro Richmond class of 2009. Prior to his tour in Paris, Rob served several public manufacturing companies in the Philadelphia area including Crown, Cork & Seal, West Pharmaceuticals, IKON Office Services and Carpenter Technology. Before joining the assurance team in Philadelphia, he worked for three years in the Firm's Amsterdam, The Netherlands office. Rob holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from the University of Virginia and is a Certified Public  Accountant licensed licensed in Virginia, New York and Illinois. Illinois. Rob is the founder of the Philadel Philadelphia phia Chapter of  ALPFA, the the Association of Latino Profession Professionals als in Finance and Accounting. He has been with with PwC since 1992. Thad Jones Partner  Quad-C Management

Thad joined Quad-C in 1998 and currently sits on the Board of Directors of Augusta Sportswear Group and Balboa Water Group and works with Asset Acceptance Capital Corp. (now public). Thad has made investments in building products, consumer / leisure and business b usiness services and has worked with many Quad-C investments including Acoustical Material Services, Collins & Aikman Floorcoverings, and Huddle House. Prior to joining Quad-C, Thad worked in corporate finance with both Robinson-Humphrey and Croft & Bender where he executed public offerings and private placements of debt and equity, as well as acquisitions and divestitures of public and private companies. Thad holds ho lds a B.S. degree from the McIntire School of Commerce, University of Virginia. JOHN BURRIS Chief Executive Officer

John Burris is Chief Executive Officer and a member of the board of directors of Sourcefire, Inc. (Nasdaq: FIRE), the creator of Snort® and a global leader in intelligent cybersecurity solutions. Burris joined Sourcefire in July 2008 and brings over 20 years of leadership, management, sales and corporate development experience to the Company.


Before joining Sourcefire, Burris was a key contributor to the decade of growth achieved by Citrix Systems. Burris served as Senior Vice President from 1999 until 2008, during which time the company's annual revenues increased from $400 million to $1.4 billion. Additionally, Burris was employed by Lucent Technologies from 1994 to 1999 as Vice President and General Manager of the Gulf States region. Prior to 1994, Burris was employed in various sales and customer service capacities for AT&T Corp., including terms as Managing Director for AT&T's Asia/Pacific and European operations. Burris graduated from Marshall University, Summa Cum Laude, with a BBA degree in Management and completed an eMBA while at AT&T. He serves on the board of workspace.com, a privately held SaaS company, was recently named to the board of QlikTech, (NASDAQ: (NASDAQ: QLIK) a maker of business intelligenceand software.

Stewart E. McHie Program Director, MSBA and Adjunct Professor  Catholic University of America

Mr. McHie joined the CUA staff and faculty in January, 2010 to develop the new Masters of Science in Business Analysis program with department chair Dr. Andrew Abela. Stew joins CUA following his retirement in September 2009 from ExxonMobil.  A 34 year veteran of of Exxon and ExxonMobil, ExxonMobil, Stew served in a variety of business analysis, strategic planning, and sales management positions in the United States, Australia and England. Following a series of overseas assignments, Mr. McHie returned to the US and led the effort to reposition the Exxon Brand in the United States. This initiative was later extended to all Esso Brands outside of the US. With the merger of Exxon and Mobil in 2000, Mr. McHie was named to his last position of Global Brand Manager where he led strategic development for Brand Positioning, Consumer Research, Communications, and Marketing Program execution for ExxonMobil's global fuels operations. Mr. McHie earned a bachelor degree d egree in Business Administration from the University of Kentucky and lives in Fairfax, Virginia where he recently served on the Board of Directors of The Advertising Council and Fairfax County School System Marketing Advisory Board.

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