Steven M. Taslitz

Steven M. Taslitz, Director

Steven M. Taslitz has served since 1983 as the chairman of Sterling Partners, a private equity firm he co-founded with Douglas L. Becker and others. Mr. Taslitz currently serves as a director of each of the following privately held companies in which Sterling Partners holds an equity interest: Black Rifle Coffee Company, LLC, Innovation Holdings, LLC, Surgical Solutions, LLC, Prospect Mortgage, LLC, Wengen Investments Limited, Sterling Fund Management, LLC, Secondary Opportunity Book, LLC, Sterling Venture Partners, LLC, Sterling Capital Partners, LLC, Sterling Capital Partners II, LLC, Sterling Capital Partners III, LLC, SC Partners III AIV One GP Corporation, Sterling Partners 2009, LLC and Sterling Capital Partners IV, LLC. Mr. Taslitz also serves as a member of the compensation committees of the boards of directors of each of these companies. From April 2005 to October 2012, Mr. Taslitz served as a member of the boards of directors of Ameritox Ltd. and Ameritox Testing Management, Inc. Mr. Taslitz earned a B.A., with honors, from the University of Illinois. Mr. Taslitz has been a Director since July 2007.