1:30pm ET | Superior Group of Companies (NASDAQ: SGC)
November 14, 2022
Mike Koempel, Chief Financial Officer, Superior Group of Companies
Mike Koempel has served as Chief Financial Officer since May 31, 2022. Koempel was chief operating officer of IT’SUGAR® June 2021 to May 2022. Prior to that, Koempel served as Chief Operating Officer of Victoria’s Secret Lingerie from April 2017 to August 2020, and Chief Financial Officer of Mast Global (L Brands) from February 2007 to March 2017. From 1998 to 2007, Koempel served in various financial positions at L Brands, including Vice President of Corporate Finance and Financial Reporting. Koempel began his career at Arthur Andersen from 1991 to 1998, holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Dayton and is a Certified Public Accountant (currently inactive).
Philip Koosed, Chief Strategy Officer, Superior Group of Companies
Philip Koosed was promoted to Chief Strategy Officer effective July 2, 2021. Mr. Koosed previously served as President of BAMKO beginning March 1, 2016. He co-founded and served as chief executive officer of BAMKO, Inc. from its inception in 1999 until March 1, 2016, when BAMKO was acquired by Superior Group of Companies. Mr. Koosed co-founded BAMKO while a student at the University of Southern California Marshall School of Business.
Dana Telsey, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Research Officer, TAG
Dana Telsey is the CEO and Chief Research Officer of Telsey Advisory Group (TAG). TAG’s research team covers U.S. and international companies across all market caps in the following sectors: apparel manufacturers, children’s and teen retailers, consumer electronics retailers, cosmetics, department stores, discounters, footwear, home furnishings retailers, home improvement retailers, internet, luxury goods, office supply retailers, off-price retailers, restaurants, specialty apparel retailers, sporting goods retailers, and supermarkets. Founded in 2006, TAG has grown to be a leading equity research, trade execution, investment banking and consulting firm, focusing on the consumer space. TAG is also certified as a Woman-Owned Business Enterprise by several states, cities, the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council and numerous plan sponsors across the country. In 2015, Ms. Telsey also formed Telsey Consumer Fund Management LP, an asset management firm that manages a long/short hedge fund investing in consumer-based companies.Ms. Telsey has followed over 100 companies during her 31-year career and is the only U.S. based analyst to provide complete analysis of the European luxury goods sector. From 1994 to 2006, she was at Bear, Stearns & Co. Inc. covering the retail sector as a Senior Managing Director. Prior to working at Bear Stearns, Ms. Telsey was the Retail Analyst at C.J. Lawrence and Vice President of the Baron Asset Fund at Baron Capital, Inc.In 2020, Dana was recognized for her leadership in Finance by Barron’s, on their inaugural 2020 list of 100 Most Influential Women in U.S. Finance. In 2018, Ms. Telsey was elected to the International Council of Shopping Center’s (ICSC) Board of Trustees for an initial three year term. In 2016, Ms. Telsey won the Thomson Reuters award for “Number 1 Stock Picker for Multiline Retail”. In 2015, Ms. Telsey was selected, “from hundreds of nominees by the National Retail Federation (NRF) executive judging panel of top industry CEOs”, as one of the 24 winners of The List of People Shaping Retail’s Future. In 2014, Ms. Telsey was honored with the designation of Woman- Owned Brokerage of the Year by Traders Magazine for successfully growing her firm by developing and delivering top-notch research and trading tools. In 2011, Traders Magazine awarded her as Entrepreneur of the Year. Ms. Telsey is a thirteen-year member of Institutional Investor magazine’s “All-America Research Team” where she was ranked the Number One Specialty Stores analyst for seven consecutive years through 2005.Ms. Telsey is a regular guest analyst on both CNN and CNBC and has appeared as a special guest on such programs as Bloomberg Radio, World News Tonight - ABC News, Good Morning America, The NBC Evening News, The Today Show, BNN, and BBC amongst many others.Ms. Telsey graduated from Hobart-William Smith Colleges with a B.A. degree in History and Spanish and received her M.B.A from Fordham University.