Jeffrey has 30+ years investment banking experience in diverse industry sectors including publishing, media, food, beverage and health care. He founded and manages Goldmark Advisers, a team of veteran M&A and management consulting advisors. Jeffrey served for 20 years as Chairman of the US subsidiary of The Quarto Group, a publicly held international book-publishing company, acting as a senior corporate development executive facilitating acquisitions. Jeff was EVP & CFO of Esquire, a NYSE-listed publishing, technology and communications company, where he served as the company's principal negotiator when it was sold to Paramount Communications. After the acquisition, he was named EVP in charge of corporate development & strategic planning for its Simon & Schuster Division, where he facilitated the acquisition of Prentice-Hall. Jeffrey was VP and Corporate Controller of National Patent Development (Wright Investors' Service). He began his career at Main Hurdman (KPMG). Jeffrey has a BBA from Pace University. FINRA licenses 79 and 63.