Joseph Fortunato

Chief Executive Officer & Director at Cycle Gear, Inc.

Joseph Fortunato

Joseph Fortunato

Chief Executive Officer & Director at Cycle Gear, Inc.

Overview
Career Highlights

General Nutrition Cos., Inc.
GNC Franchising LLC
Comoto Holdings, Inc.

RelSci Relationships

490

Number of Boards

16

Birthday

1952

Age

69

Contact Data
Trying to get in touch with Joseph Fortunato? Subscribe today to access their professional contact information and receive a one time promotion of free Contact Data credits!
Relationships
RelSci Relationships are individuals Joseph Fortunato likely has professional access to. A relationship does not necessarily indicate a personal connection.

Partner at Prospect Hill Growth Partners LP

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Partner at Prospect Hill Growth Partners LP

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Chief Executive Officer & Director at Cycle Gear Holding LLC

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Co-Founder at Prospect Hill Growth Partners LP

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Chief Executive Officer at Comoto Holdings, Inc.

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Former Chief Executive Officer at Frank Thomas Ltd.

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Partner at Prospect Hill Growth Partners LP

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Former President at Wetlands America Trust, Inc.

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Former Chief Executive Officer & Director at Comoto Holdings, Inc.

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Principal at Prospect Hill Growth Partners LP

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Paths to Joseph Fortunato
Potential Connections via
Relationship Science
You
Joseph Fortunato
Chief Executive Officer & Director at Cycle Gear, Inc.
Education
B.S. in Finance
Class of 1975

DUQUESNE UNIVERSITY OF THE HOLY SPIRIT IS A CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY, FOUNDED BY MEMBERS OF THE CONGREGATION OF THE HOLY SPIRIT, THE SPIRITANS, AND SUSTAINED THROUGH A PARTNERSHIP OF LAITY AND RELIGIOUS. DUQUESNE SERVES GOD BY SERVING STUDENTS-THROUGH COMMITMENT TO EXCELLENCE IN LIBERAL AND PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION, THROUGH PROFOUND CONCERN FOR MORAL AND SPIRITUAL VALUES, THROUGH THE MAINTENANCE OF AN ECUMENICAL ATMOSPHERE OPEN TO DIVERSITY, AND THROUGH SERVICE TO THE CHURCH, THE COMMUNITY, THE NATION AND THE WORLD.

Career History
Executive Chairman
Current

Comoto Holdings, Inc. develops a platform for retail of apparel, accessories, and parts. The firm operates a omni-channel platform in the power-sports aftermarket-products industry; dedicated to advancing the experience of moto enthusiasts across the globe. Its brands include RevZilla, Cycle Gear, and J&P Cycles. The company is headquartered in Philadelphia, PA.

Operating Partner
2017 - Current

Prospect Hill Growth Partners specializes in LBOs and recapitalizations of middle-market growth companies. The firm is opportunistic in seeking growth-oriented investments. They focuses on acquiring companies in the consumer products, healthcare, specialty retail and asset management sectors. They target companies with total enterprise values of $150 million to $600 million which have the capability the capability to expand operating earnings at a rate greater than 10% per year. JWC looks for companies with exceptional management teams, significant market opportunities for their products or services, strong barriers to competition, strong brand franchises and/or leading market share positions, high profit margins and opportunities for high returns on investment. They seek to invest in companies with the potential to achieve accelerated revenue growth through new product introductions, product line extensions, shelf space management, expanded channels of distribution and geographical expansion.JWC tends to invest in US companies, but is also particularly interested in investing in North American and Asian companies that offer the potential to combine the strengths and opportunities of the two regions. The firm capitalizes companies with sufficient equity to support growth which often results in lower leverage ratios than are typical for LBOs. The firm involves partners with operational backgrounds in the due diligence process and subsequent development of acquired companies and invests only in transactions in which senior management makes a personally significant financial commitment.

Chief Executive Officer & Director
2015 - Current

Cycle Gear, Inc. operates as a retailer of motorcycle parts and apparel. It offers Helmets, Tires, jackets, suits, gloves, luggage bags, electronics and hand tools. The firm provides batteries, filters, exhaust systems, chemicals and oils. The company was founded in 1974 and is headquartered in Benicia, CA.

Political Donations
$1,000
2006

Former Senator from Iowa

Transactions
Details Hidden

Prospect Hill Growth Partners LP, Prospect Hill Growth Partners purchase EBL LLC from KarpReilly LLC

Details Hidden

GNC Holdings, Inc. issued USD Common Stock

Details Hidden

GNC Holdings, Inc. issued USD Common Stock

Investments
Details Hidden

GNC Holdings, Inc. engages in the global retail of health, wellness and performance products, including vitamins, minerals and herbal supplements products, sports nutrition products and diet products. It operates through the following segments: U.S. & Canada, International and Manufacturing or Wholesale. The U.S. and Canada segment generates revenues primarily from sales of products to customers. The International segment generates revenue primarily from its international franchisees through product sales, royalties and franchise fees and also includes its China operations and The Health Store. The Manufacturing or Wholesale segment comprises of its manufacturing operations in South Carolina and its wholesale partner relationships. The company was founded by David Shakarian in 1935 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA.

Events
Speaker
Santa Monica, CA, United States
2009 Milken Institute Global Conference

The Milken Institute Global Conference 2009 was held from April 27-29, 2009 as part of the Milken Institute Global Conference Series.

This web site is not endorsed by, directly affiliated with, maintained, authorized, or sponsored by Joseph Fortunato. The use of any trade name or trademark is for identification and reference purposes only and does not imply any association with the trademark holder. The Presence of Joseph Fortunato's profile does not indicate a business or promotional relationship of any kind between RelSci and Joseph Fortunato.