Joe Crace (Alternate)

Managing Director of The Legacy Consulting Group, LLC, Joe Crace has over 25 years of operational and financial experience and as a former senior executive of Bob Evans brings valuable insight regarding the Company. As President and CFO of the consumer products company Hickory Specialties, he grew it from $11 million to $35 million in revenue before selling the business to Bob Evans, where he worked for four years as Group Vice President of Specialty Products and was a member of the Bob Evans Executive Committee. Mr. Crace was subsequently Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer of Gaylord Entertainment Company, where he was responsible for all major business units within the company, and was subsequently Chief Operating Officer of the Gibson Guitar Corporation, where he was responsible for integrating the acquisition of the Baldwin Piano Company and oversaw the consolidation of various manufacturing plants.