S. Donald “Don” McCullough

Don previously served as President and COO of Signature Brands, Inc. (“SBI”), a middle market consumer and professional products company with brand names including Mr. Coffee and Health-o-Meter. Don served on the Board at Signature Brands prior to the company’s subsequent sale.

Prior to SBI, Don served in various senior management roles at GTE Sylvania for more than 23 years. Responsibilities included VP-General Manager of the company’s European Lighting Division, VP-General Manager of its Automotive Lighting Division, and VP-Controller of its Lighting Products Group.

Among other activities at TSG, Don served as Director and interim manager of our portfolio company Katahdin Industries, Inc., working closely with management to grow the business and, ultimately, to complete the successful sale of the company. Don joined TSG as an Operations Partner in 1999.

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  • Signature Brands, Inc., Director, President and COO
    • Mr. Coffee
    • Health-o-Meter
  • GTE Sylvania
    • European Lighting Division, VP-General Manager
    • Automotive Lighting Division, VP-General Manager
    • Lighting Products Group, VP-Controller
  • Additional directorship activity
    • SLI, Inc.
    • Fusion Optix
    • Katahdin Industries, Inc.
  • State University of New York, MBA
  • John Carroll University, BSBA

Mr. Coffee,  Health O Meter, Sylvania