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James P. Parmelee

James P. Parmelee

James P. Parmelee is 52 years old and has been a member of our Board of Directors since June 2017. Mr. Parmelee is a Managing Director of Hamilton Robinson Capital Partners, a private equity firm that invests in middle-market specialty manufacturing, industrial technology and business services companies in the U.S. and Canada. Mr. Parmelee currently serves on the Board of Directors of PNE LLC based in Longview, WA and GrayMatter Systems based in Pittsburgh, PA.


Mr. Parmelee is a former member of the Board of Directors of The Meet Group based in New Hope, PA. Previously, Mr. Parmelee was a Partner in Peak Ten Management, a long/short equity fund backed by Tiger Management LLC focused on investing in the global information technology sector. Mr. Parmelee was responsible for the firm’s investments in the software, IT infrastructure and Internet verticals. Prior to joining Peak Ten Management, Mr. Parmelee was a Partner in Union Square Advisors LLC, a strategic advisory firm. Mr. Parmelee led the firm’s global IT Infrastructure practice providing strategic and M&A advisory services to the firm’s clients. From 1992 to 2004, Mr. Parmelee was a senior equity research analyst responsible for coverage of the data networking and telecommunications equipment sectors, primarily at Credit Suisse First Boston where he was most recently a Managing Director and served as the Global Coordinator of Technology research for the firm.


Mr. Parmelee was elected to our Board of Directors as a result of the MAST Funds’ exercise of their rights to appoint two members of our Board of Directors under the MAST Fund Agreements.