Happy New Year!

Meet Our New COO, Bob Cuddihy

Robert Cuddihy, or Bob, joined us as our Chief Operating Officer in October of last year. Bob is a proven senior operating and financial executive with expertise in sales, marketing, advertising, manufacturing, logistics, distribution and retail trade management. He has extensive hands-on experience in operating public companies, and managing change, innovation and process improvement. His management and operating experience includes not only strategic plan development but also its full implementation through managing day-to-day sales, marketing, manufacturing, supply chain, product development, finance, and human resources functions.

As a proven executive and leader, Bob has many core competencies including:

  • Retail trade management
  • Co-op spending
  • New product development and launches
  • Marketing initiatives
  • Manufacturing operations
  • Supply chain management
  • Logistics and distribution management
  • Financial systems & reporting (Macola ES, MAS ERP and CRM systems)
  • 20+ years of SEC compliance and reporting (including S-1’s and S-3’s through to 10- Q’s, 10-K’s, 8-K’s and Proxies)
  • GAAP, monthly closings, management reporting and analysis, complex budgeting and forecasting models
  • Strategic planning
  • ERP technology
  • Acquisitions, divestures, reorganizations, due diligence, legal, finance and capital management, investor relations, investments,
  • SOX compliance, tax compliance, human resources and benefit programs, pensions and profit sharing

In addition, Bob’s contacts and relationships to source venture capital, hedge funds and other non-traditional capital sources can help tremendously to meet our future needs.
Bob’s professional history includes very successful stays at:

  • ProPhase Labs Inc.: COO/CFO (2009 – Sept. 30, 2017) – OTC products
  • Shannon Hill Associates: President (2001 – Sept. 30, 2017)- Strategic consultancy
  • National Auto Credit, Inc.: EVP/CFO (2001 – 2009)
  • HMG Worldwide Corp.: EVP/CFO (1987-2001) – Marketing services, retail store fixtures and branding
  • KPMG Peat Marwick: Senior Audit Manager (1981-1987)
  • Bob’s degree is from Franklin & Marshall College, Lancaster, PA, and he holds a CPA (State of New York)

We are excited to have Bob here with us at True Citrus as we move forward!