NEW YORK — FLUROwater, the nourishing water brand infused with essential vitamins and nutrients, announces that it has finalized its Board of Directors. “It was imperative to our company’s growth that a diverse board of proven leaders was chosen,” says FLUROwater Founder and CEO Todd O’Gara. Greg Rayburn, former Chairman and CEO of Hostess Brands, has been selected to serve as the brand’s Chairman of the Board. “FLUROwater is an amazing brand with a great vision that I am truly passionate about,” says Rayburn. “I’m honored to have a share in furthering the company’s growth.”
Joe Trippi, Linn Evans, Greg Hunter, Steve Dollase, and Lourenco Tigre join Rayburn as FLUROwater’s Board of Directors.
Greg Rayburn- Chairman of the Board
Greg Rayburn has served in a number of Board, CEO, COO, and CRO capacities. Most recently he served as Chairman and CEO of Hostess Brands. Prior roles include serving as CEO of Magna Entertainment, CEO of Syntax-Brillian, CEO of International Outsourcing Services, CEO of Muzak Holdings, CRO of WorldCom, and CEO of Sunterra Corporation. Mr. Rayburn is a frequent contributor to both Bloomberg TV and Fox Business News and is the Founder and Managing Partner of restructuring firm, Kobi Partners.
Joe Trippi currently serves as the head of the consulting firm, Trippi & Associates, where he has been involved in various national and international campaigns. Notable campaigns include former Gov. Howard Dean (D-VT), former Rep. John Hall (D-NY) and Prime Minister Tony Blair. Previously, Trippi has worked on the presidential campaigns of former Senator Edward Kennedy, former Vice President Walter Mondale, and former Senator John Edwards. He is also a contributor to the FOX News Channel.
Linn Evans serves as Senior Vice President and General Counsel at international food retailer, Delhaize. He also heads Legal Affairs for Food Lion, LLC., which is a member of the Delhaize Group Company. Mr. Evans is a graduate of The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Greg Hunter has served as an investment manager for nearly 20 years and is currently a Managing Director at Oppenheimer Funds. Mr. Hunter has served a variety of boards and universities throughout his career and is a graduate of Wake Forest University – Babcock Graduate School of Management.
Steve Dollase joins the board with over 25 years of leadership experience in strategy, operations, and technology, with a focus in supply chain optimization. Dollase currently serves as Inmar’s President of Supply Chain Network. Prior to joining Inmar, he was a leader in Deloitte and McKinsey and Company’s Supply Chain consulting practices and served as Senior Supply Chain and Business Officer in the United States Navy Supply Corps, where he was instrumental in the development and adoption of the Performance-based Logistics Business Model.
Lourenco Tigre currently holds the title of Managing Partner at an investment management company Galileo Partners. From August 2011 through September 2012, Mr. Tigre was CFO and IRO at HRT, an independent Brazilian Oil & Gas company. During his tenure as CFO, he took a leading position in developing a tax efficient corporate structure as well as implementing cost management policy. Mr. Tigre was also member of the Investment, Risk and Compliance, and Compensation Committees.
FLUROwater is WATER + NUTRITION. Infused with 14 essential nutrients, the vitamin packed formula gives a head start on healthy living with zero sugar, preservatives, or dyes. FLUROwater is a great source of fiber with 6 grams per bottle and is less than 10 calories per serving. Above all, FLUROwater tastes great and comes in 4 natural flavors such as Dark Cherry, Kiwi Cucumber, Macoun Apple and Watermelon Raspberry.