Spencer Richardson | Chairman
Mr. Richardson has served as Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of DropCar since its inception in September 2014. Prior to his service with DropCar, from March 2009 through February 2016, Mr. Richardson served as Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of FanBridge, Inc., a platform that enables clients, such as musicians, comedians, influencers, and anyone with a fan base to manage fan acquisition, retention, and engagement. In 2012, Forbes Magazine selected Mr. Richardson as a “30 Under 30” innovator. Mr. Richardson currently serves on the boards of directors of numerous private companies. Mr. Richardson holds a B.S. in Finance and Marketing from New York University Stern School of Business.
David Newman | Vice-Chairman
Mr. Newman has served as Co-Founder, Secretary and Treasurer of DropCar since its inception in September 2014 and as Chief Business Development Officer since April 2017. Mr. Newman has served as President of David B. Newman Consultants, Inc., a New York-based consulting corporation, as President of Rockland Westchester Legal Services, PC, a New York-based legal services company, and as a Senior Managing Director of Brock Securities LLC, a broker-dealer that provides investment banking and advisory services, in each instance since August 2012. He previously served as a director of United Realty Trust Inc., a public real estate investment trust, from August 2012 through September 2015. Mr. Newman holds a B.B.A. in Business Management from Hofstra University and a J.D. from Fordham Law School.
Brian Harrington | Director
Mr. Harrington served as Entrepreneur in Residence and Adjunct Faculty Member of Boston College from November 2015 through June 2017. From August 2012 through September 2015, he served as Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer at ZipCar, Inc. From January 2012 through December 2013, Mr. Harrington served as Principal at Little Harbor Group, a boutique consulting firm specializing in consulting for business services. Mr. Harrington holds a B.S. in Finance/Marketing from Boston College and an MBA from the University of Notre Dame.
Mr. Harrington’s qualifications to sit on the DropCar Board include his financial background, business and marketing experience and education.
Greg Schiffman | Director
Mr. Schiffman served as the Chief Financial Officer of Lovance Biotherapeutics (formerly Lion Biotechnologies) from October 2016 through June 2017. He previously served as the Chief Financial Officer of Stem Cells, Inc., from January 2014 through September 2016, and Dendreon Corporation, from December 2006 through December 2013. He currently serves on the boards of directors of Nanomix, Inc. and BioEclipse Therapeutics. Mr. Schiffman holds a B.S. in Accounting from DePaul University and an MM (MBA) from Northwestern University Kellogg Graduate School of Management.
Mr. Schiffman’s qualifications to sit on the DropCar Board include his financial background, business experience and education.
Zvi Joseph | Director
Mr. Joseph has served as Deputy General Counsel of Amdocs, Inc., a private corporation that provides software and services to communications and media companies, since October 2005. He received his A.A.S. in Business Administration from Rockland Community College, his B.A. in Literature from New York University and his J.D. from Fordham University School of Law. He also holds a Certificate in Business Excellence from Columbia University School of Business.
Mr. Joseph’s qualifications to sit on the DropCar Board include his legal experience and education.
Solomon Mayer | Director
Mr. Mayer has served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Mooney Aviation Company, a private company that manufactures four-place, single-engine and piston-powered aircraft, since 1999. Prior to that time, he held the position of Chief Executive Officer of, and consultant to, Overseas Trading, a department store wholesaler. Mr. Mayer also has experience in international sales and marketing. Mr. Mayer serves as a director of Laniado Hospital, a voluntary, not-for-profit hospital in Kiryat Sanz, Netanya, Israel, as Vice President of International Medical Search Co., a health, wellness and fitness company, and as a consultant to, and director of, each of Mooney Airplane Co., Premier Fixtures, a retail store fixture and display business, and Supreme Construction and Development. He served as a consultant to and director of Innovative Food Holdings, a provider of sourcing, preparation and delivery of specialty/fresh food for both professional chefs and consumers, and BlastGard International Inc., which manufactures and markets proprietary blast mitigation materials, until 2016.
Mr. Mayer’s qualifications to sit on the DropCar Board include his and extensive management experience as an executive and director of a variety of companies.
Joshua Silverman | Director
Mr. Silverman currently serves as the Managing Member of Parkfield Funding LLC. Mr. Silverman was the co-founder and a Principal and Managing Partner of Iroquois Capital Management, LLC, an investment advisory firm. Since its inception in 2003 until July 2016, Mr. Silverman served as Co-Chief Investment Officer of Iroquois. While at Iroquois, he designed and executed complex transactions, structuring and negotiating investments in both public and private companies and has often been called upon by the companies to solve inefficiencies as they relate to corporate structure, cash flow, and management. From 2000 to 2003, Mr. Silverman served as Co-Chief Investment Officer of Vertical Ventures, LLC, a merchant bank. Prior to forming Iroquois, Mr. Silverman was a Director of Joele Frank, a boutique consulting firm specializing in mergers and acquisitions. Previously, Mr. Silverman served as Assistant Press Secretary to The President of the United States. Mr. Silverman currently serves as a director of DropCar, Protagenic Therapeutics, Neurotrope, Inc., and TapImmune Inc., all of which are public companies. He previously served as a Director of National Holdings Corporation from July 2014 through August 2016, MGT Capital Investments, Inc. from December 2014 to May 2016, and Alanco Technologies Inc. from March 2016 through August 2016. Mr. Silverman received his B.A. from Lehigh University in 1992.
Mr. Silverman’s qualifications to sit on the DropCar Board include his experience as an investment banker, management consultant and as a director of numerous public companies.
Sebastian Giordano | Director
Mr. Giordano has been Chief Executive Officer of Ascentaur, LLC, a business consulting firm providing comprehensive strategic, financial and business development services to start-up, turnaround and emerging growth companies. From 1998 to 2002, Mr. Giordano was Chief Executive Officer of Drive One, Inc., a safety training and education business. From 1992 to 1998, Mr. Giordano was Chief Financial Officer of Sterling Vision, Inc., a retail optical chain. Mr. Giordano received B.B.A. and M.B.A. degrees from Iona College.
Mr. Giordano’s qualifications to sit on the DropCar Board include his broad management experience, including having served as Chief Executive Officer of a publicly traded company.