Director - Independent
Richard H. Pickup was elected as a director on July 17, 2018. Mr. Pickup has been a director of various public and private organizations over the past 30 years. Mr. Pickup is one of the largest holders of the Company’s common stock. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Finance and Economics from Whittier College in 1955. From 1960 until the present, he has been an analyst/manager of an investment portfolio of assets for his family, including RHP Trust and Gamebusters, Inc. Over the past 50 years he has been a major stockholder in various companies and for the past 20 years has been an owner/operator of high profile hotels and resorts. Mr. Pickup dedicates a great deal of his time on philanthropic work through time and donations. We believe that Mr. Pickup’s extensive experience and knowledge as an investor in many companies, as well as his experience as one of the Company’s largest long term shareholders, gives him the qualifications and skills to serve as a director.