RSK Enterprises

Sam turns around distressed or underperforming businesses with annual revenues of $50 million to $200 million.

As the CEO, Sam completed 20 turnarounds and recreated at least $600 million of value. He has been involved in many sectors but more extensively in Aerospace (military aircraft parts), branded consumer products, industrial products, and building products.

As the Operating Partner for a private equity firm, Sam was responsible for executing initiatives to increase revenue and EBITDA of portfolio companies.

Sam served as a director of six privately held companies and one publicly traded company listed on the NASDAQ. Currently serves on two boards.

Sam is a public speaker and enjoys training and mentoring CEOs. He developed and delivered weekend workshops for CEOs on the “Art & Science of Running a Business” and on issues that companies face during the various phases of their lifecycles.

Sam authored a book entitled “Business is hard …. Failure is optional” that addresses the many challenges faced by CEOs.

As an Adjunct Professor, Sam taught MBA courses at University of La Verne.

Sam has a Bachelor of Science degree and an MBA from the University of Southern California (USC), a Juris Doctor degree from Loyola Law School and is a non-active member of the California Bar.