September 25, 2016 6:45 AM ET

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Company Overview of BrightStar Group Holdings, Inc.

Company Overview

BrightStar Group Holdings, Inc. provides senior homecare, childcare, and healthcare staffing services for individuals, families, and healthcare facilities in the United States. Its services include adult and elder care; and newborn care, babysitter, and nanny services. The company provides healthcare staffing solutions to businesses on a temporary, temporary to permanent, and permanent placement basis for hospitals, nursing homes, doctors’ offices, and labs. It also offers insurance assessments, IV infusion therapy, home health, and flu clinic services to corporate, commercial, and retail clients. In addition, the company offers franchise opportunities. BrightStar Group Holdings, Inc. was fo...

1790 Nations Drive

Suite 103

Gurnee, IL 60031

United States

Founded in 2002





Key Executives for BrightStar Group Holdings, Inc.

Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
President and Chief Operating Officer
Age: 50
Chief Financial Officer
Vice President of Field Support
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

BrightStar Group Holdings, Inc. Key Developments

BrightStar Care Signs Master Franchisee to Expand into Canada

BrightStar Care reported the signing of a master franchisee to expand into Canada. Master franchisee Michael Shneer will lead the company's expansion throughout Canada. Shnee plans to bring 65 locations across all 10 Provinces in the next 5 years. Shneer will own and operate the first Canadian location, which will open in North York, Toronto, next month. The agreement with the company marks Shneer's fourth endeavor as a master franchisee. Shneer, who spent the majority of his career bringing American brands to Canada, has previously developed and grown high-profile concepts such as Menchie's Frozen Yogurt, Party City and Nutri/System Weight Loss throughout Canada.

BrightStar Care Announces Executive Changes

BrightStar Care announced it has made two key appointments to its senior leadership team: Steve Schildwachter joins the company as its Chief Marketing Officer and Tom Lehr joins as Chief Financial Officer. With these additions, BrightStar Care gains leadership experience and expertise to support its strategic goals while maximizing its rapid growth. Prior to his new role with BrightStar Care, Schildwachter served as the Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer at rVUE, INC., an Elmhurst, Illinois-based advertising technology company. At BrightStar Care, Schildwachter will be responsible for developing an integrated system-wide consumer and franchisee-centric marketing approach. This will include driving the overarching brand strategy, advertising, public relations and internal/external communications that support profitable business growth and increase consumer preference for the brand. Adding to the experienced BrightStar Care Support Center leadership team, the company hired Tom Lehr as the new Chief Financial Officer. Prior to BrightStar Care, Lehr was the CFO at AIA (Adventures in Advertising) Corporation where he was responsible for all financial, legal, vendor relations, systems integration and operational management for the $175 million franchise company with 300 locations spread across the U.S. Now as a key member of the Senior Leadership Team at BrightStar Care, Lehr’s day-to-day responsibility will include planning, implementing, managing and controlling all financial-related activities, including being directly responsible for accounting, finance, forecasting, strategic planning, legal, deal analysis and negotiations as well as private and/or institutional financing. In addition, Lehr will be held accountable for the administrative, financial, human resource and risk management operations of the company.

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