Jay I. “Bud” Applebaum, Partner
Joined Wingate: 1989

Current Portfolio Company Board Positions:
USA Environment

Historical Portfolio Company Board Positions:
MPI Products
Cal Pacific Specialty Foods
Pro Parts Xpress (Chairman)
Loomis, Fargo & Co.
Corrpro Companies
Industrial Container Services
Premier Retail Interiors
Stein World
National Print Group
Preferred Compounding

Prior to Wingate:
Mr. Applebaum participated in the formation of Plexus Financial Services, Inc., a holding company for businesses with combined annual revenues of $225 million. Mr. Applebaum joined Plexus from Salomon Brothers Inc where he was with the firm’s Merger and Acquisition Group in New York. Previously, he was with Arthur Andersen & Co.

Education:
BBA, University of Texas at Austin

jiba@wingatepartners.com