Gary has continuously developed his management and finance skills throughout his professional career. His extensive background concentrating in marketing, advertising and financial services has developed his skills as an experienced C-Level executive focused on development and growth with a strong team orientated approach. Mr. Palermo has spent over 20 years in marketing & advertising, holding titles from Controller to CFO, COO and CEO. In the past he has worked in developing and implementing accounting systems and internal controls in the capacity of senior executive and senior consultant for companies including Publicis S.A, Palazzo Investment Bankers and Ecoban Securities Corp.. He has completed acquisition transactions by way of mergers, divestitures, acquisitions and through use of LBO vehicles, secured growth capital and completed numerous successful transactions on behalf of his own firm and for clients who have retained him for his skill set.
Gary J. Palermo
Previous experience includes his role as COO of a NYC marketing services company which provided award winning projects and executions for companies including Goldman Sachs, Citibank, Nomura, Thompson Reuters, Pepsi, Whirlpool, Michelin Tires, Siemens and Disney. He has directly represented and developed products and companies in the solar and recycling verticals from start-up to successful acquisition stage. Mr. Palermo earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting / Economics from Saint Peter's University. He is also a licensed New Jersey Realtor and Notary. Currently holding FINRA Series 79 & 63, Gary remains an active FINRA Licensed Representative in the State of New York. He has sat on various Advisory Boards to include marketing services, insurance, bonding and technology. He has been invited as guest speaker by local Universities specifically on the topic of Finance.