Chairman of the Board Craig
Duling has been with HMS since its inception 26 years ago.
After Craig graduated from San Jose State University with
a degree in physics and math he worked in the aerospace industry
for Lockheed Missiles and Space Company where he held a top
secret clearance while working on a classified project for
the United States Air Force. Following this, Craig worked
in other fields including venture capital funding. One of
Craig’s more prominent successes in the venture capital field
was his funding of International Financial Technology, Inc.
This company was rated by Business Week Magazine as one of
the top 10 fastest growing companies in the United States.
IFT was underwritten by Goldman Sachs in 1997 and went public
with phenomenal success. Craig’s hobbies include cycling,
white water river rafting, and collecting antique political
Business Development Jim Van Winkle is a relative newcomer
to HMS, starting in March 2005. Jim previously taught business
classes at the State University of New York at Albany. Jim earned
his MBA from the State University of New York at Buffalo. Jim
has interests in high performance automobiles and likes to race
Vice President Mark Cavendale started in real estate
by working with his father when he was a teenager helping
his father fix-up distressed properties. His father would
buy distressed properties and completely renovate them. After
the renovation was completed the properties would be leased
or sold. Mark enjoyed this aspect of real estate and after
receiving his MBA from Stanford University Mark worked in
various aspects of the real estate industry ranging from commercial
sales, commercial lending and land development. Just prior
to Mark joining HMS, Mark worked 9-years for Coldwell Banker
in their commercial property division where he was their regional
vice-president. Mark was responsible for overseeing 26 offices
that had 624 commercial agents. Mark has interests in fine
wine collecting and gourmet cooking. His chili recipe recently
won a local award. His wife, Kim, is a professional numismatist
and they are both avid pet lovers and own two Basset Hounds.
Mark Cavendale is celebrating his 20th year with HMS.
Vice-President of Marketing Brian Salyer has been with
HMS for 16-years and before that he worked as the Director of
Marketing for Hewlett Packard. Brian Salyer is a graduate of
Iowa State University with a Bachelor’s degree in business administration
and he has his MBA degree from Stanford University. Brian Salyer
is married and his hobbies include playing the guitar and collecting
Executive V. P. & Chief Operating Officer
Tia Zimmerman has been with HMS for 14-years and before
that she worked for as the Executive V. P. for Macaroni Grill.
Tia Zimmerman is a graduate of Princeton University with a Master
of Finance degree. Tia Zimmerman is married, has two children,
and her hobbies include bowling, and collecting antique children’s
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