Chairman of the Board, CEOMr. Lance T. Funston is Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer of the Company. Mr. Lance T. Funston was elected Chairman of the Board in August 2015. Mr. Funston also serves as Chairman and CEO of Ultimark Products, LLC which he founded in 2000. The consumer products company manufactures and distributes Prell, Denorex, Zincon and Porcelana. In 1993 he founded TelAmerica Media, a media aggregator representing over 90 percent of the cable television industry. In 2008, 85 percent of the company was sold to Cross MediaWorks, Inc., the balance was sold to the Lee Group in 2013. Mr. Funston attended the University of Houston and received his BS degree in 1967. In 1967, Mr. Funston was appointed Assistant to the Director of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporationrationration by President Lyndon Johnson, and subsequently as special assistant to a governor of the Federal Reserve Board
Chairman Since 2016 MBAFunston attended Harvard Business School, receiving his MBA in 1970. During his tenure at Harvard, he founded Portfolio Management Systems Incorporated, which developed investment management systems for major financial institutions including: John Hancock, Fidelity Mutual, American General, Sun Life, and Bank of America. In 1973 Portfolio Management created a private real estate equity fund in Houston, Texas and developed residential and commercial properties during a 10 year period.