Mr. Briones was appointed Chief Financial Officer on August 15, 2013. Since October 1, 2010, Mr. Briones has acted as the managing member of Brio Financial Group, LLC, a financial reporting consulting firm. From January 2006 through September 2010, Mr. Briones managed the public company and hedge fund practices at Bartolomei Pucciarelli, LLC (“BP”). Within that capacity, Mr. Briones performed audit services, outsourced CFO functions, and consulted with clients during difficult SEC comment periods, particularly during the application of complex accounting principles for vast public company client bases. BP is a registered firm with the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board. BP is an independent member of the BDO Seidman Alliance. Mr. Briones served as the Chief Financial Officer of NXT Nutritionals Holdings, Inc. from February 2, 2009 to May 15, 2012. Mr. Briones also served as the Chief Financial Officer of Clear-Lite Holdings, Inc. from August 3, 2009 to March 21, 2011. Prior to joining BP, Mr. Briones was an auditor with PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP in New York, New York. Mr. Briones specialized in the financial services group, and most notably worked on the MONY Group, Prudential Financial, and MetLife initial public offerings.
Mr. Cohen has over 20 years of experience in institutional asset management, wealth management, and capital markets. Scot founded and served as Principal of the Iroquois Capital Opportunity Fund, a closed-end private equity fund which focused on investments in North American oil and gas. Mr. Cohen also co-founded Iroquois Capital, a New York based hedge … Continued
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Fred Schneiderman is the President/CEO of FBS Properties, Inc. FBS was established over 25 years ago and has served as an investment platform for Oil & Gas, Real Estate & Private Equity Investments. FBS’s original mandate was to make real estate acquisitions from the Resolution Trust Company (during the Southwest S&L bailouts). Since 1991, FBS … Continued