Evan J. Segal is no stranger to success. Having driven growth in both small and large businesses, and having worked to improve management efficiency in both the public and private sectors, Mr. Segal has a unique perspective on the challenges businesses face--and on the economic and political trends that often underlie them.
A business executive with extensive management experience, an entrepreneurial aptitude, and the proven ability to compete in a global marketplace, Mr. Segal has a strong record of performance in creating jobs, introducing innovative ideas, and building successful teams. Mr. Segal's commitment to growth and ability to think creatively served him well as the President and Owner of Dormont Manufacturing Company, the inventor and leading manufacturer of flexible stainless steel gas appliance connectors. Dormont, a global manufacturing business, developed products used in multinational foodservice chains and sold in leading appliance retailers and distributors throughout the world.
In a challenging business environment, Mr. Segal led the dramatic growth of Dormont. He quickly built and managed high-performance teams, implementing a series of best practices and scalable world-class management processes. Mr. Segal was active in leading industry trade associations and has been a speaker at numerous conferences and industry events. He served on the Board of the National Association of Food Equipment Manufacturers and was a member of the Young Presidents Organization.
Mr. Segal has also worked to make government more efficient, bringing his management acumen and innovative thinking to his role as Chief Financial Officer at the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Nominated by the President and confirmed unanimously by the United States Senate, Mr. Segal served on The White House Innovation and Information Policy Task Force and the Federal CFO Council.
Mr. Segal graduated from the CMU Tepper School of Business with a B.S. and a MBA. He later served as an Executive-In-Residence at the school, where he delivered a series of lectures to Executives and MBA students. Mr. Segal is active in the philanthropic world and has served on the board of local and national non-profit organizations. Evan and his wife Tracy are the proud parents of two wonderful daughters.
Board of Advisors:
"Preparing For Private Company Mergers & Acquisistions" PWC/Cohen Grigsby
Goldman Sachs/New York
Presentation to MBA Interns
- The Business Growth Expo - Pittsburgh Business Times
- Institute for Entrepren.eurial Excellence (IEE)
- Association For Corporate Growth (ACG)
- Fox News
- Bloomberg: Taking Stock
- Business Talk Radio Network
- Inc. Magazine
- Business Finance Magazine