Andrew P. Merkatz, age 44, was appointed to the Board of Directors on March 18, 2013. He is currently the Managing Director of Investments at Vision Capital Advisors where, for the past five years where he is responsible for overseeing Vision's largest investments. He has more than 20 years of private equity and operational experience focused primarily on lower middle market growth companies. Mr. Merkatz began his career at the middle market private equity firm, Interlaken Capital. He later served as Chief Operating Officer for Site-Specific Inc., one of the first Internet advertising agencies. Mr. Merkatz currently serves on the Board of Directors of several of Vision's portfolio companies. Mr. Merkatz holds an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School and a B.A. in Economics, with distinction, from the University of Pennsylvania.