Sequential Brands Group Names Gary Klein CFO
LOS ANGELES -- December 03, 2012
The Board of Directors of Sequential Brands Group, Inc. (OTC:SQBG)
(“Sequential” or the “Company”) today announced that Gary Klein has joined the
Company as its Chief Financial Officer.
William Sweedler, Chairman of Sequential, commented, “We are excited to
welcome Gary Klein to the Sequential Brands Group management team as we embark
on executing our growth plan. Gary has years of experience working with the
brand-management business model, and we believe he will be a powerful addition
to our team.”
Gary Klein previously served as Vice President of Finance at Iconix Brand
Group (NASDAQ:ICON). Mr. Klein joined Iconix in 2005 and during his seven-year
tenure, he was regularly involved in all areas of finance, including financial
planning and analysis, reporting and accounting, corporate finance, investor
relations, mergers and acquisitions and management information systems. Prior
to Iconix, Mr. Klein held finance-related positions at TV Guide Publishing
Group, Columbia House and Office.com. His career began at Rosen, Seymour,
Shapss, Martin & Company, a public accounting firm, after receiving a
bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University at Albany.
About Sequential Brands Group
Sequential Brands Group, Inc. (OTC:SQBG) owns, promotes, markets, and licenses
a portfolio of consumer brands that presently include William Rast®, People’s
Liberation® and DVS Action Sports. The Company ensures that its brands
continue to thrive and grow by employing strong brand management, design, and
marketing teams. The Company has licensed and intends to license its brands in
a variety of consumer categories to retailers, wholesalers and distributors in
the United States and in certain international territories. For more
information please visit the Company’s corporate web site at:
Except for historical information contained herein, the statements in this
release are forward-looking and made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of
the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking
statements are inherently unreliable and actual results may differ materially.
Factors which could cause actual results to differ materially from these
forward-looking statements include the Company’s ability to identify and
acquire brands, the Company’s ability to license new and existing brands to
third party retailers, distributors, and manufacturers on terms acceptable to
the Company, the Company’s ability to develop and maintain strategic business
relationships for its brands, the impact of competitive products and pricing,
growth in targeted markets, the adequacy of the Company’s liquidity and
financial strength to support its growth, and other information that may be
detailed from time to time in the Company’s filings with the United States
Securities and Exchange Commission. The Company undertakes no obligation to
publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result
of new information, future events or otherwise.
Sequential Brands Group, Inc.
Andrea Sobel, 213-745-2123
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