Oxford City Football Club (OTCQB:OXFC) Names Former President of
Manhattanville College, Richard Berman as President of Oxford City University
Thomas Anthony Guerriero, CEO of Oxford City FC is pleased to appoint Richard
Berman to their Board and President of Oxford City University.
DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla., Sept. 17, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via PRWEB - "Richard
Berman has an extraordinary background and will be a phenomenal resource for
Oxford City University and OXFC", said CEO, Thomas Anthony Guerriero.
From 1972 to 1974, he worked in Washington, DC for the US Department of
Health, Education, and Welfare. He carried this knowledge with him to Albany,
New York, where he was a cabinet official from 1977 to 1982, first as Director
of the New York State Office of Health Systems Management and then as
Commissioner of the Division of Housing and Community Renewal. He was
Executive Vice President of NYU Medical Center and Professor of Health Care
Management at the NYU School of Medicine from 1983 to 1986 and then joined
McKinsey & Company as a Management Consultant. Following this, he spent four
years in various roles in the executive search field with Korn Ferry
International and Howe-Lewis International. In 1995, Mr. Berman was selected
by Manhattanville College to serve as its tenth President. Mr. Berman is
credited with the turnaround of the College, where he served until 2009.
Berman was awarded Fulbright Commission grants to advise the leadership of
Kabale University, Uganda and the National University of Rwanda. Richard has
served on the Commission on Advancement of Racial and Ethnic Equality of the
American Council on Education, was a member of the Board for the State
University System of New York (SUNY), Division III President's Council of
NCAA, ProPAC, and the New York State's Commissioner's Advisory Council on
Higher Education. Since "retiring" in 2009, Mr. Berman has served as a
consultant to the Commissioner of the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
and as an advisor to the government of Rwanda in the fields of healthcare and
education, and in 2010, he accepted a full-time position as Advisor to the
Joint Special Representative of the African Union-United Nations Mission in
Darfur (UNAMID) – the largest peacekeeping operation in the world. He is
currently a member of the Boards of Emblem Healthcare, Seeds of Peace, NY
Police Museum and Advisor to the Chancellor of KWARA State University,
Richard attended the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, receiving a Bachelor
of Business Administration degree in 1966 and his MBA and MPH degrees in 1968.
He holds an honorary Doctor of Laws from Manhattanville College and an
honorary Doctor of Humane Letters from New York Medical College. He was
elected to membership of the Institute of Medicine of the National Academy of
Thomas Anthony Guerriero stated, "We are focused, confident, and excited on
the future of the company. The addition of Richard Berman is a tremendous step
towards bringing a campus to South Florida for Oxford City University and
working with Oxford City's Youth Clubs."
About Oxford City FC
Oxford City Football Club (OTCQB:OXFC) is a publicly traded company, which is
an owner of a professional football club in the Conference North Division and
a professional football club in the Hellenic League Premier Division of the
English Football Association. The company is strategically positioned to
implement their vertical integration model incorporating all their divisions
towards future growth. The company also owns a University in the United
States, which expects to have its first brick and mortar campus in South
Florida in the near future and expects the strong ties in Oxford to
strategically put the University in a tremendous position for the future. The
company also owns a Registered Investment Advisory Firm based in South
Florida. This diversified portfolio of companies has established a solid core
foundation, which we hope will allow the company to have a multitude of
revenue streams in the future.
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