James S. Gulmi


James S. Gulmi has been a director of the Company since October 2010. Mr. Gulmi currently serves as Special Advisor to Genesco, Inc., a leading retailer of branded footwear, licensed and branded headwear and wholesaler of branded headwear. He served as the Senior Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of Genesco Inc. through January 2015. Mr. Gulmi joined Genesco Inc. in 1971 as a financial analyst and was appointed Chief Financial Officer in 1986. Mr. Gulmi had served as Genesco Inc.’s Senior Vice President, Finance, since 1996. Mr. Gulmi serves as a board or committee member of several nonprofit agencies, including The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee, United Way of Metropolitan Nashville and Leadership Nashville and serves on the board of Pet People Enterprises. Mr. Gulmi brings more than 40 years of experience in corporate finance, strategic planning and leadership of complex organizations. Mr. Gulmi earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business from Baldwin Wallace College and a Master of Business Administration degree from Emory University.