Our ​Management
















                                  



























































































































































































Tiffany Bolling, Esq.

General Counsel

​Shareholder

James Jackson

​Special Adviser

Shareholder

Stephen Baldacci is Senior Executive Vice-President, Chief Corporate Officer, Group President of Operations, and a Shareholder. Mr. Baldacci is a very seasoned marketing and operations professional. He earned a Bachelor's degree in Political Science and a Bachelor’s degree in English Literature from Hartwick College, and participated in graduate studies at Georgetown University. Mr. Baldacci initially joined Guess & Co. Corporation as Interim Executive Vice-President and Marketing Officer. Prior to joining Guess & Co. Corporation, Mr. Baldacci has recently held dual roles with various start-ups as both a marketing executive and an investor. Mr. Baldacci served as Chief Marketing Officer for Snyder Communications growing the advertising firm from $4 million in annual revenue to well over $1.4 billion and facilitated the sale of the company. He was President and Chief Marketing Officer of The Washington Redskins, a professional sports team in the National Football League. As President of the Redskins, Mr. Baldacci was responsible for reviving a legendary brand and making the team one of the most valuable franchises in the league. As founder and CEO of Baldacci Communications/BC Worldwide, Mr. Baldacci provided consulting, marketing and post-merger integration management to many clients including AMTRAK, GEICO, Apogen Technologies and Virginia Tourism.  In his role as Senior Executive Vice-President, Chief Corporate Officer and Group President, Operations, Mr. Baldacci works with the Chief Executive Officer and other members of senior executive management to develop and oversee corporate strategy, branding, marketing, development and operations for the Company. He is also Chairman of the Management Committee.

Michelle Stewart

Principal

Shareholder

Stephanie Mykonos is Senior Executive Vice-President, Chief Administrative Officer, Secretary and Treasurer, and a Shareholder. Ms. Mykonos is an experienced business and legal professional. She earned a Bachelor's degree in Philosophy and a Bachelor’s degree in Justice Studies from The American University, attended the Georgetown University’s Paralegal Studies Master’s certificate program, earned a Paralegal Studies certificate from The Paralegal Institute of Washington, and a Master's certificate in Paralegal Studies from George Washington University. Prior to joining Guess & Co. Corporation, she was Administrative Assistant to the Chief Cloud Officer for the Administrative Office of the United States Courts.  Ms. Mykonos joined Guess & Co. Corporation as Interim Executive Vice-President and Administrative Officer. In that role, she was responsible for corporate administration including human resources, benefits and records. She founded a for-profit LLC that operates as an online digital printing press. She also founded an advocacy LLC to help low and no income individuals obtain free eye exams and glasses as a visual disability advocate. As Senior Executive Vice-President, Chief Administrative Officer, Secretary and Treasurer, Ms. Mykonos works closely with the President and CEO and is responsible for corporate administration, corporate records, compliance administration, human resources administration, real estate administration, procurement administration, corporate administrative support operations, shareholder administration, Board of Directors support, and financial administration.

Shayla Woodruff is Senior Executive Vice-President, Deputy Secretary-Treasurer and a Shareholder. Ms. Woodruff is an experienced administrative, education and finance professional.  She attended the University of North Carolina at Greensboro where she completed some coursework in Mathematics. Prior to joining Guess & Co. Corporation, Ms. Woodruff was Senior Corporate Vice-President and Special Secretary-Treasurer for a privately held holding company. In that role, she was responsible for corporate affairs and developing banking relationships for the company. Ms. Woodruff has also been a teacher for a charter school and a financial administrator.  As Senior Executive Vice-President, Ms. Woodruff works with the senior executive management team to oversee the operations of the Company. She also oversees contract administration for subsidiaries of Guess & Co. Corporation. Ms. Woodruff woks closely with the Secretary-Treasurer in her capacity as Deputy Secretary-Treasurer. She handles corporate administration and treasury management for the Company, and works closely with the Chief Financial Officer to maintain financial records. Ms. Woodruff directly supports the Board of Directors by preparing and managing corporate records. 

Steve Brophy, MBA

​Special Adviser

Shareholder

W.L. Guess

​Special Adviser

Shareholder

Joel Bandy, MBA

Senior Executive Vice-President & Chief Operating Officer

​Shareholder

Sarah Reddy Brown, Esq.

​President & Chief Executive Officer

​Shareholder

Mary W. Hatcher

​Special Adviser

Shareholder

Shayla Woodruff

​Senior Executive Vice-President

Deputy Secretary-Treasurer 

Shareholder

Stephanie Mykonos

​Senior Executive Vice-President & Chief Administrative Officer

​Secretary-Treasurer

Shareholder

Special Advisers

Principals

Jerry D. Guess

Founder & Principal

Shareholder

Cheri Nolan

​Special Adviser

Shareholder

Joel Bandy is Senior Executive Vice-President and Chief Operating Officer, and a Shareholder. Mr. Bandy is an accomplished management and information systems executive with 19 years of experience. Prior to joining Guess & Co. Corporation, he was Director, Applications for Molina Healthcare. At Presbyterian Communities & Services, he was Director of Information Technology and Chief Information Security Officer. Mr. Bandy joined Guess & Co. Corporation as Interim Executive Vice-President and Information Technology Officer. He was responsible for routine information technology projects in the company before he became part of the senior executive team. Mr. Bandy was most recently Senior Executive Vice-President and Chief Information Officer for Guess & Co. Corporation. In that role, he was responsible for the Company's overall information management and IT infrastructure. Mr. Bandy earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Management Information Systems from Texas A&M University and his Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Houston. He is a Certified Security Compliance Specialist and Certified HIPAA Professional. As Senior Executive Vice-President and Chief Operating Officer, Mr. Bandy directly oversees day to operations of the Company's businesses including the management of product/service delivery and support systems to ensure that the Company meets customer/client expectations.

Aftan Richardson

​Principal

Shareholder

Stephen Baldacci

Senior Executive Vice-President & Chief Corporate Officer

​Group President, Operations

​Shareholder

Kenneth Vanden Berg is Senior Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer, and a Shareholder. Mr. Vanden Berg has been a licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA) for over 35 years. He is also a Certified Global Management Accountant (CGMA) and has experience with global financial reporting. Mr. Vanden Berg has successfully completed over 90 merger and acquisition transactions including target selection, due diligence, negotiation, closing and post-merger integration and assessment. He has lead teams that have grown businesses from $16 million to $250 million in revenue and $330 million to $750 million in revenue respectively. Prior to joining Guess & Co. Corporation, Mr. Vanden Berg was Senior Vice-President of Finance for an international manufacturer and distributor of cosmetics and nutritional products with locations in China, Hong Kong, United Kingdom, Mexico, Canada, Spain and Australia. In that position, he managed a global team of financial management professionals.  Mr. Vanden Berg began his career at Arthur Andersen, where he was a Senior Audit Manager for 15 years. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and Finance  from Northern Michigan University. As Senior Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer, Mr. Vanden Berg oversees financial reporting, financial planning, tax reporting, financial compliance, treasury management and corporate finance for Guess & Co. Corporation.

Kenneth Vanden Berg, CPA

Senior Executive Vice-President & Chief Financial Officer

​Shareholder

Tiffany Bolling, Esq. is General Counsel, and a Shareholder. Ms. Bolling is a licensed lawyer and she is admitted to practice law in the State of North Carolina. She earned a Bachelor's degree in History from the University of Virginia and her law degree from Charlotte School of Law. Ms. Bolling joined Guess & Co. Corporation as Interim Executive Vice-President and Interim Counsel before becoming Interim Executive Vice-President and Interim General Counsel. She later became Senior Executive Vice-President and Chief Counsel Officer. In that position, she became engaged in management of the Company while also providing legal advice. Ms. Bolling was appointed General Counsel to oversee the Company's Office of the Counsel. Prior to becoming counsel for the company, Ms. Bolling gained valuable legal experience as a defense lawyer handling civil and criminal litigation as an associate with a Charlotte area law firm. As General Counsel, Ms. Bolling oversees and handles all legal matters for the Company.

Sarah Reddy Brown, Esq. is President and Chief Executive Officer, and a Shareholder. Ms. Reddy Brown is a licensed lawyer. She is admitted to practice in the State of North Carolina. She earned a Bachelor's degree in Psychology from Clemson University and her law degree from Charlotte School of Law. Prior to joining Guess & Co. Corporation, she worked for a law firm in Charlotte, North Carolina. Ms. Reddy Brown joined Guess & Co. Corporation as Interim Executive Vice-President and Interim Corporate Affairs Officer. In that role, she was responsible for corporate affairs including compliance, corporate development and corporate planning. She also worked closely with the company's in-house legal team and worked with outside legal counsel on various matters. Ms. Reddy Brown also worked on acquisition planning for the company and assisted in developing growth strategies. Following that position, Ms. Reddy Brown was named Interim Deputy President and Interim Chief Executive Officer. In that capacity, she took the lead in directly overseeing day to day operations for the company and implementing the overall corporate strategy. Ms. Reddy Brown was named Interim Deputy President and Interim Chief Executive Officer prior to her current positions. Ms. Reddy Brown directly oversees senior executive management and overall operations for the company as President and Chief Executive Officer.