Dennis F. O'Brien

Dennis F. O'Brien, age 61, has been a Partner of Gryphon Investors, Inc., a private equity firm, since April 2008. Prior to joining Gryphon, Mr. O'Brien was the Chief Executive Officer of Penta Water Company from 2007 to 2008. Mr. O'Brien held a series of executive positions with ConAgra Foods, Inc. including President and Chief Operating Officer Retail Products 2004 to 2006, President and Chief Operating Officer, Grocery Foods from 2002 through 2004, Executive Vice President, Grocery Foods from 2001 to 2002 and President, ConAgra Store Brands from 2000 through 2001. In addition, Mr. O'Brien previously held executive and marketing positions at Armstrong World Industries, Campbell's Soup Company, Nestle's S.A. and Procter and Gamble. Mr. O'Brien holds a Bachelor of Science degree in marketing from the University of Connecticut. Mr. O'Brien is a member of the Compensation Committee and Nominating & Corporate Governance Committee of our Board of Directors.