Howard J. Gordon, CFA, President, has more than 25 years of experience in business valuation. He was formerly Senior Vice President of the investment banking firm of Newbury, Piret & Company, Inc. and Manager of its Business Valuation Department. Prior to that, he was Senior Trust Officer and Manager of the Business Service Department at State Street Bank & Trust Company and Investment Research Officer with the Trust & Closely-Held Asset Department at Bank of Boston. Mr. Gordon has lectured widely before various professional groups on the subject of business valuation and has testified as an expert witness in numerous State and Federal Courts. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst and holds an M.B.A. from Ohio University and a B.S. from Marietta College. Email: hgordon@gordonassociates.com


Robert S. Kamanitz, ASA, Senior Vice President, has been with Gordon Associates since its inception in 1991 and has over 20 years of business valuation experience. He was previously employed by the investment banking firm of Newbury, Piret & Company, Inc. in the Business Valuation and Corporate Finance Departments. Mr. Kamanitz is a Senior Member of the American Society of Appraisers and has testified and lectured on a variety of business valuation issues. He holds an M.B.A. with High Honors from Boston University and a B.A. from Brandeis University. Email: rkamanitz@gordonassociates.com


James D. Prybyla, CBA, Vice President, has been with Gordon Associates since 1998 and has more than 10 years of business valuation experience.  Mr. Prybyla was previously a member of the Investment Banking Department at Fechtor, Detwiler & Co., Inc., working with clients on business valuations, fairness opinions, initial public offerings, private financings and mergers and acquisitions. Prior to that, Mr. Prybyla was employed by Analog Devices, Inc. as a Senior Engineer. He holds an M.S.F. with High Distinction from the Bentley College Graduate School of Business and a B.S.E.E. Summa Cum Laude from the University of Lowell. Email: jprybyla@gordonassociates.com


Ronald F. MacDonald, Jr., CFA, ASA, CPA/ABV Analyst, joined Gordon Associates in 2007.  Prior to joining Gordon Associates, Mr. MacDonald spent approximately five years in the Business Valuation and Litigation Services Group of McGladrey & Pullen, LLP / RSM McGladrey, Inc.  Mr. MacDonald also served as an analyst in the institutional investment management industry for Wellington Management Company, LLP, H.C. Wainwright & Co., Inc., and Cambridge Associates, Inc.  He is a Chartered Financial Analyst, a member of the Boston Security Analyst Society and a candidate member of the American Society of Appraisers.  Mr. MacDonald holds an B.S./B.A from the University of Richmond, an M.B.A from Boston University and and M.S.A from Bentley College.  Email: rmacdonald@gordonassociates.com


John H. Sanders, Jr., Analyst, has been with Gordon Associates since 2008 and has more than 15 years of business valuation experience. Mr. Sanders was previously employed by Brown & Brown LLP, a full service accounting firm, performing business valuations of privately-held business interests for estate planning, shareholder disputes, employee stock ownership plans, and martial dissolution. Prior to that, Mr. Sanders was employed by Kroll, Inc. as an Associate. Mr. Sanders holds a B.S. in Finance and Economics from the University of Evansville. Email: jsanders@gordonassociates.com