TITLE

Tropitone's Sale Coup for CEO

AUTHOR(S)
Cruz, Sherri
PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Orange County Business Journal;10/29/2007, Vol. 30 Issue 44, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article profiles Michael Echolds, chief executive officer (CEO) of Tropitone Furniture Co., a luxury outdoor furniture maker in Irvine, California. It states that Echolds started his career at the company while still in junior high school, sweeping the factory floors and a welder and became the CEO in 1995. His majority stake of the company was sold to a private equity firm Pfingsten Partners LLC of Illinois but remains to be a significant shareholder.
ACCESSION #
27512428

 

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