Board of Directors
Michael C. James
Chief Executive Officer, Chief Financial Officer, Director
Michael James has been our Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Inergetics since July 1, 2010. For the past eleven years, Mr. James has been the Managing Partner of Kuekenhof Capital Management, LLC, a private investment management company, where he holds the position of Managing Director of Kuekenhof Equity Fund, L.P. and Kuekenhof Partners, L.P. Currently, Mr. James is a director of Guided Therapeutics, Inc. where he is Chairman of the Compensation Committee and serves as Chairman on the Audit Committee. He was a board member of Nestor, Inc. from 2006 until June 2009 and CEO of that company from January 2009 through September 11, 2009. While acting as CEO, Mr. James turned that company profitable and headed a complete financial restructuring. The business was sold on September 8, 2009 from the Receiver’s Estate in Superior Court of the State of Rhode Island. From 1995 to 1999, Mr. James was a Partner at Moore Capital Management, Inc., a private investment management company. Prior to his position at Moore Capital, from 1991 to 1994, he was employed by Buffalo Partners, L.P., a private investment management company, where he held the position of Chief Financial and Administrative Officer. From 1986 to 1991, he was employed by National Discount Brokers and held the positions of Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer. He began his career in 1980 as a staff accountant with Eisner, LLP. Mr. James received a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Fairleigh Dickenson University.
Carl Germano RD, CNS, CDN
Executive Vice President, Research and Product Development, Director
Carl Germano serves as executive vice president of research and product development. He is a registered, certified, and licensed nutritionist. Mr. Germano holds a Master’s degree in clinical nutrition from New York University and has over 27 years of experience using innovative, complementary nutritional therapies in private practice. For the past 20 years, he has dedicated his efforts to research and product development for the dietary supplement and medical foods industries, where he has been instrumental in bringing unique nutritional substances and formulations to the health/dietary supplement industry. From April 1999 to July 2001, Mr. Germano was senior vice president of research and product development with Nutratech, Inc., a nutraceutical raw materials supplier. From 1992 to 1999, he was vice president of product development and research with Solgar Vitamin and Herb (noting that in 2005 NBTY Inc. [NTY-NYSE] purchased the Solgar Vitamin and Herb Co. from Wyeth Consumer Healthcare [WYE-NYSE]).
James DeLucia, Board Director
Founder, President and CEO of AR James Media Inc. (outdoor advertising & marketing firm that operates 1,000+ billboards in New York/New Jersey metro area.
Prior to AR James Media, he was a member of two CBOT Divisions – COMEX (1992) and NYMEX (1999) where he enjoyed a successful career as futures and options broker. Mr. DeLucia also founded, ALX Energy Inc., premier futures /options brokerage company for banks, hedge funds, utility companies and other large institutions.