Board of Directors
Albert A. Cozzi Since February 2006, Mr. Cozzi has been a partner with Cozzi Consulting Group, a new consulting firm, marking the re-entry of Mr. Cozzi into the scrap industry following a two-year non-compete agreement he had with his former employers at Metal Management, Inc. From July 1999 to January 2004, Mr. Cozzi served as the Chief Executive Officer of Metal Management, Inc., headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, one of the largest full service metals recyclers in the United States. From December 1997 to June 1999, Mr. Cozzi served as the President and Chief Operating Officer of Metal Management, Inc. From 1963 to 1997, Mr. Cozzi held various positions with Cozzi Iron & Metal, originally located in Chicago, Illinois, prior to its merger with Metal Management, Inc., including President from 1990 to 1997. Mr. Cozzi received an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago.Francesca Scarito Ms. Scarito has extensive experience in the public equity markets. She holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and an A.B. from Dartmouth College. Ms. Scarito has been an investment banker for over 20 years with a combined 9 years at Lehman Brothers and Goldman Sachs. Her knowledge of the scrap and waste sector will be a tremendous benefit to the Company.
William B. Yarmuth Mr. Yarmuth is Chairman and CEO of Almost Family, Inc., a Louisville, Kentucky-based provider of home health services. Almost Family provides a range of Medicare-certified home health nursing services to patients in need of recuperative and other care. It also provides personal care, medication management, meal preparation, caregiver respite, and homemaking services for patients. Mr. Yarmuth has been a director of Almost Family since 1991, when Almost Family acquired National Health Industries, where Mr. Yarmuth was Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Yarmuth has been instrumental in growing Almost Family to the $400 million revenue company that it is today.
Vincent J. Tyra Vincent J. Tyra is President of ISCO Industries, a global, customized piping solutions provider based in Louisville, Kentucky. Prior to his position at ISCO, Mr. Tyra was a Managing Partner at Southfield Capital, a private investment firm based in Greenwich, Connecticut. Mr. Tyra continues to be an Operating Partner with Southfield Capital, serves on the firm’s investment committee and is a board member of various Southfield Capital portfolio companies. Prior to Southfield Capital, Mr. Tyra was CEO of Broder Bros. Co., a wholesale distributor of imprintable activewear, where he grew the company’s revenue from $315 million to $1 billon over a six-year period. Prior to joining Broder, Mr. Tyra served as President of Retail and Activewear at Fruit of the Loom, where he helped orchestrate the successful reorganization and turnaround of a $2 billion retail consumer packaged goods company. Previous to Fruit of the Loom, Mr. Tyra was a principal investor and Executive Vice President of TSM, a Louisville, Kentucky based wholesale distributor of activewear.
Sean Garber Sean Garber is President of Algar, Inc., a company specializing in the sale of new and used auto parts, as well as in automobile and metal recycling. Pursuant to the previously announced Management Services Agreement between Algar and Industrial Services of America, Algar provides the Company with day-to-day senior executive level operating management supervisory services and Mr. Garber serves as President of Industrial Services of America. Prior to joining Algar in 2005, Mr. Garber owned Riverside Mortgage, Inc., a residential mortgage brokerage company, which he sold in 2006. Before Riverside Mortgage, Inc., Mr. Garber owned and operated CMJ Ventures, LLC, a trademarked and licensed apparel business.