The Pomeroy file Featured

4:58am EDT October 29, 2006
Place of birth: Asbury Park, N.J.

Education: Xavier University, marketing degree

First job: Cutting grass for neighbors and working at local swim club

Whom do you admire most in business and why?
My father. He double-mortgaged his home and started a business from scratch and made it into a great success.

What is the most important business lesson you’ve learned?
Don’t assume anything, and make sure you surround yourself with really good people who understand the business

What has been your toughest business challenge?
Executing a major transition within our business model while being a small-cap publicly held company

Describe your leadership style.
Demanding but fair, honest, collaborative. I listen, am passionate and intense.