Welcome New Directors

New Board Directors (2012)

The Roundtable is pleased to announce the following directors who will be ratified by the full membership at the upcoming Annual Meeting. We thank them in advance for their commitment to the Roundtable and for the important work that they will do on behalf of the entire membership during their terms of service on the board.

 Jo Bradley, CEO, Vermont Economic Development Authority

Ms. Bradley became Chief Executive Officer of the Vermont Economic Development Authority (VEDA) in February 1997. VEDA is Vermont’s economic development finance lending authority with assets of approximately $140 million. Ms. Bradley’s previous professional experience includes Deputy Secretary of the State of Vermont Agency of Commerce and Community Development; Commercial Loan Officer for Vermont Economic Development Authority and Vice President, Solomon Brothers, Inc. in Boston. Ms. Bradley received a B.A. (Honors) in History from Johnson State College; M.B.A. in Finance from the Boston University School of Management in 1981. Ms. Bradley also completed the Program for Senior Executives in State Government at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. She has served on numerous State and local boards.

Don Gilbert, President and CEO, Vermont Gas Systems

A. Donald Gilbert, Jr. serves as President and Chief Executive Officer of Vermont Gas Systems Inc., a subsidiary of Gaz Metro Limited Partnership (formerly, Gaz Metropolitain & Company Limited). He has also served as a utilities analyst with the Vermont Public Service Board and as project engineer with the Vermont Public Power Supply Authority. Mr. Gilbert serves as a Trustee of Fletcher Allen Health Care Inc.

Cindy Shuman, CEO, Resolution, Inc.

Resolution is a fully integrated turnkey E-commerce services partner, offering web commerce design & integration, channel-specific call & e-mail customer care centers, Media on-demand manufacturing, product design and on-demand manufacturing, fulfillment and logistics to major US and international brands. Major clients include Discovery Education, General Mills, Pepsi, Mountain Dew, IZZE, AMP, CBS’ Star Trek and Star Fleet Academy. Resolution also specializes in mission-driven commerce designing and operating e-commerce stores for Vermont Life Magazine, The Nature Conservancy, the ASPCA, and major public broadcasters such as Pretty Good Good, WNET-TV and WXPN-FM.

Win Smith, President, Sugarbush Resort

Win Smith is Chairman and CEO of Summit Ventures NE, LLC which owns Sugarbush Resort. He also serves as President of Sugarbush. From 1974 to 2002, Mr. Smith was employed with Merrill Lynch & Co. in senior management positions including Executive Vice President, Merrill Lynch & Co., Chairman, Merrill Lynch International and Member of the Executive Management Committee. In these capacities, he spent the majority of his time outside the U.S., traveling to over eighty countries. As Chairman of Merrill Lynch International, Mr. Smith led one of Merrill Lynch & Co.’s four business units with 9,000 employees, over $2 billion in revenues and client assets of $180 billion. He developed Merrill Lynch & Co’s Global Strategy and managed the Global Geographic matrix. His current directorships include Eaton Vance Corporation, AGF Management Ltd., Richardson GMP Limited, Summit Ventures NE, LLC (Sugarbush).