Milton C. Ault, III
Milton C. Ault, III is a seasoned business professional and entrepreneur that has spent more than twenty years identifying value in various financial markets including equities, fixed income, commodities, and real estate. Mr. Ault’s most recent efforts have been as a consultant to a few publicly traded and privately-held companies, where he has provided each of them the benefit of his diversified experience, ranging from development stage to seasoned businesses. He was the President, Chief Executive Officer, Director and Chairman of the Board of Zealous, Inc. from August 2007 until June 4, 2010 and again from February 2011 through May 1, 2011, after the company changed its business model to and oil and gas exploration and development. Mr. Ault was a registered representative at Strome Securities, LP, from July 1998 until December 2005, where he was involved in portfolio management and worked on several activism campaigns including Taco Cabana, Jack In The Box (formerly Foodmaker), and 21st Century Holdings Co. Mr. Ault was elected to the board of directors of Patient Safety Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:PSTX, OTCQB:PSTX) (“PST”) in July 2004, and became its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer in October 2004 serving until January 2006, and again from July 2006 to January 2007. Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) acquired PST at the beginning of 2014 in a deal valued at approximately one hundred twenty million dollars ($120,000,000). PST’s wholly-owned operating subsidiary, SurgiCount Medical, Inc., is the company that developed the Safety-Sponge® System; a bar coding technology for inventory control that aims to detect and prevent the incidence of foreign objects left in the body after surgery.
Philip E. Mansour
Chief Executive Officer, President and Director
Since 2007, Mr. Mansour has worked as a consultant focusing on business development, enterprise technology, strategic planning, organizational change management, emerging technology development, organizational efficiency, and executive coaching with a strong focus on emerging technologies. Mr. Mansour’s clients come from a wide variety of industries, including pharmaceuticals, health care, medical devices, energy, and media development. He has substantial experience leading start-up operations and multi-billion dollar organizations, as well as working with and introducing process controls both regulated (FDA, ISO, etc.) and as well as those which are not mandated. From January of 2004 to September of 2006, Mr. Mansour served as Vice President for Strategic Initiatives and CTO at Compass Learning. From 1994 to 2002, he was Vice President of Product Development at Pearson Education. From 1992 to 1994, Mr. Mansour was Director of Research and Technology at Jostens Learning Corporation. From 1984 - 1994 he served in a variety of key technology roles within Jostens Learning Corporation and one of its acquisitions, Hartley Courseware. Mr. Mansour holds an MBA Certificate from Tulane University.
William B. Horne
Chief Financial Officer and Director
William B. Horne has served as the Chief Financial Officer of Targeted Medical Pharma, Inc. (OTCBB: TRGM) since August 2013. Mr. Horne previously held the position of Chief Financial Officer in various companies in the healthcare and high-tech field, including OptimisCorp, from January 2008 to May 2013, a privately held, diversified healthcare technology company located in Los Angeles, California. Mr. Horne served as the Chief Financial Officer of Patient Safety Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: PSTX), a medical device company located in Irvine, California, from June 2005 to October 2008 and as the interim Chief Executive Officer from January 2007 to April 2008. In his dual role at Patient Safety Technologies, Mr. Horne was directly responsible for structuring the divestiture of non-core assets, capital financings and debt restructuring. Mr. Horne held the position of Managing Member & Chief Financial Officer of Alaska Wireless Communications, LLC, a privately held, advanced cellular communications company, from its inception in May 2002 until November 2007. Mr. Horne was responsible for negotiating the sale of Alaska Wireless to General Communication Inc. (NASDAQ: GNCMA). From November 1996 to December 2001, Mr. Horne held the position of Chief Financial Officer of The Phoenix Partners, a venture capital limited partnership located in Seattle, Washington. Mr. Horne has also held supervisory positions at Price Waterhouse, LLP and has a Bachelor of Arts Magna Cum Laude in Accounting from Seattle University.