GVC FINANCIAL SERVICES, LLC
Melvin I. Gilbert - President and CEO
Melvin Gilbert is the President and CEO of GVC Financial Services, LLC. Mr. Gilbert has been a Financial Consultant for over thirty years and has had a high degree of success in raising debt and equity for many types of companies, as well as doing an extensive amount of Merger and Acquisition work. He also has served as a crisis advisor assisting troubled companies to restructure and refinance. Prior to establishing GVC Financial Services, LLC, Mr. Gilbert was the Executive Vice President of CFC Investments, LLC. CFC was a Financial Consulting firm and buyer of Consumer Paper. Mr. Gilbert maintains an extensive network in the debt and equity sector and strong relationships with Equity Funds and Lenders.
Ernie Vicentina - Chief Financial Officer
As the CFO of GVC Financial Services, LLC, Mr. Vicentina participates and engages in the due diligence screening of projects, financial modeling, financing strategies, and negotiating term sheets from financial sources. Mr. Vicentina's professional career has been spent in the financial and operational working environments of companies. Prior to GVC Financial Services, LLC, Mr. Vicentina was the CFO for CFC Investments, LLC where Mr. Vicentina developed control guidelines, improved underwriting policies, and implemented a cash flow planning program. Mr. Vicentina has over twenty years experience working in the different stages of business from start-ups to mature settings. Mr. Vicentina has been involved with companies in a wide range of industries that includes manufacturing, retail, transportation, real estate, services, and finance.
Tom Seavey - Managing Director
Tom's professional career began with Nike, during its developmental years, as head of their Midwest Distribution where he built Nike's business to over $100 million in annual sales. Tom then created Established Brands International, turning a relatively unknown company into household names like Teva, UGG, Puma, RLX Polo and Sergio Tacchini.
Throughout Tom's successful career, he has played a key role in identifying brand opportunities and developing them into high profile retail household names.
Tom holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Western Michigan University.
Michael H. Federighi, Director
Mr. Federighi is the newest member of the GVC Financial Services, LLC family. Mr. Federighi joined our team in early Summer of 2016. bringing his expertise in various facets of lending and capital raise.
Prior to GVC Financial Services, LLC, in 2004 Mr. Federighi formed the Hensley Capital Group to service clients on commercial real estate loans and asset-based lending. Mr. Federighi worked directly with underwriters of banks and capital companies for core properties as well as healthcare facilities. Hensley Capital corresponded with Fannie Mae, Freddi Mac and all DUS Products as well as HUD Financing for the multifamily sector.
Prior to Hensley Capital Group, Mr. Federighi was the largest producer in the origination division working for Wexford Bancgroup in Chicago, IL that corresponded their commercial real estate loan to Bear Stearns and Lehman Brothers.
GVC Financial Services, LLC
2708 SW 42nd Lane
Cape Coral, FL 33914