Management

Christopher J. Munyan , President and Chief Executive Officer

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Christopher J. Munyan has been our President and CEO since July 2006. He served as our Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer from October 2005 until June 2006. From 1999 until 2005, Mr. Munyan served as President of our Berwick Offray LLC (“Berwick Offray”) business. From 1993 to 1999, Mr. Munyan served Berwick Offray in various capacities, including Senior Vice President - Finance and Administration. Mr. Munyan has served as one of our directors since 2006. Prior to joining Berwick Offray in 1993, Mr. Munyan worked in public accounting, finance and consulting, including positions with automobile distributer Subaru of America, Inc. and public accounting firm Coopers and Lybrand.

Keith W. Pfeil, Executive Vice President – Finance and Chief Financial Officer

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Keith W. Pfeil has been our Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer since August 2018. Prior to that, he served as our Senior Vice President–Financial Planning and Analysis and Investor Relations since July 2017. From August 2016 to July 2017, he served as our Vice President–Financial Planning and Analysis. Prior to that, he served as Vice President-Financial Planning and Analysis for Paper Magic Group, Inc. (“Paper Magic”), a subsidiary of the Company, from June 2013 to July 2017. Since originally joining the Company in 2003 as a manager of financial analysis for Paper Magic, Mr. Pfeil has steadily increased his financial leadership position in the Company, including prior service in capacities such as Director of Internal Audit and Director of Financial Analysis. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Pfeil worked in the assurance practices of KPMG LLP and Arthur Andersen LLP, respectively, and prior to that he worked in the transaction advisory practice of Ernst and Young LLP. Mr. Pfeil holds an Executive Masters of Business Administration from Saint Joseph’s University and a Bachelor of Science in accounting from Elizabethtown College.

William G. Kiesling, Vice President - Legal and Licensing, and General Counsel

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William G. Kiesling has been our Vice President – Legal and Licensing and General Counsel since July 2015. From August 2006 to July 2015 he served as our Vice President – Legal and Human Resources and General Counsel. He served as our Vice President and General Counsel from August 2005 until August 2006. From February 1995 to July 2005, Mr. Kiesling served in various legal capacities, including Vice President and Associate General Counsel, with ARAMARK Corporation, a provider of food, hospitality and facility management services and uniform and work apparel.

Cara L. Farley, Executive Vice President – Marketing and Product Development

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Cara L. Farley has been our Executive Vice President – Marketing and Product Development since November 2017. From September 2015, when she joined CSS, until November 2017, she served as our Senior Vice President – Marketing and Product Development. From June 2010 to August 2015, Ms. Farley served as Vice President – Product Development of the EK Success Brands group of Wilton Brands, LLC. EK Success Brands is a creative consumer products group in the scrapbooking market. In her position with EK Success Brands, Ms. Farley managed all aspects of new product introductions, including strategic planning, concept development, market research planning and consumer marketing program execution across various proprietary and licensed brands, as well as private label programs.

Carey B. Edwards, Executive Vice President – Sales

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Carey B. Edwards has been our Executive Vice President – Sales since July 2015. Mr. Edwards has been associated with CSS since January 2007 when he commenced employment with us as Vice President – Sales and Marketing of our Berwick Offray LLC business. Since that time, Mr. Edwards has assumed progressively increasing sales leadership responsibilities across our product lines and businesses. In his current role, Mr. Edwards is the lead sales executive for retailer distribution channels across all CSS product lines and businesses.

Jeffrey DeSandre, Vice President and Chief Information Officer

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Jeff DeSandre has been our VP & CIO since June 2017. Prior to joining CSS, Jeff spent 8 years at First Quality Enterprises a privately-held consumer products company specializing in branded and private-label household and personal hygiene products. Jeff served in various IT leadership roles including Business Relationship Manager, Shared Services Lead, Global Solutions Delivery Leader, and finally as CIO. Jeff grew and developed the Information Technology organization and systems portfolio through a period of rapid organic growth where sales increased $2B over an 8 year period. Jeff is not a stranger to CSS, from 2005 to 2008 he served as CSS’ Director of Business Applications.

Denise M. Andahazy, Vice President - Human Resources

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Denise M. Andahazy has been our Vice President of Human Resources since January 2009 and serves as our Chief Human Resources Officer. Ms. Andahazy joined the company in 2004 first serving as Director, and then Vice President of Human Resources for Berwick Offray, a division of CSS. Prior to joining CSS, Ms. Andahazy held human resources management positions at several large organizations including RR Donnelly, UNUM and Johns Hopkins University. She possesses a Master’s Degree in I/O Psychology from University of Baltimore and a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Purdue University.

John S. White, Executive Vice President – Operations

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John S. White has been our Executive Vice President – Operations since joining CSS in March 2017. He has approximately 30 years of operations management experience with E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (NYSE: DD) (“DuPont”), a global manufacturing company, where his responsibilities included leading supply chain operations, including sourcing, logistics, demand-driven fulfillment and manufacturing, in the United States, Asia and Europe. From December 2015 until March 2017, he served as Manufacturing Director of DuPont Performance Materials, with responsibility for multiple operations in DuPont’s Americas region. From 2012 to 2015, he served initially as Program Leader and later as Supply Chain Director for DuPont Performance Polymers in Shanghai, China. Prior to that, from 2009 to 2012, he served initially as Operations Business Leader and later as Program Leader of DuPont Performance Polymers. From 1998 to 2009, he served in various operational leadership capacities with DuPont Performance Elastomers and Dow DuPont Elastomers, including service for approximately four years as a Unit Manager and Managing Director of a specialty polymer plant in Dordrecht, Netherlands.