Jerome (Jerry) T. Dilettuso, M.A. - Former Board MemberJerry Dilettuso the former Vice Chairman of Varsity Brands, Inc.and President and Chief Executive Officer of National Spirit Group.
Varsity and NSG
together are the largest providers of apparel, instructional camps, and competitions to the cheer and team dance industry.
erry has held executive positions at a number of companies throughout his
career including PepsiCo
, Burlington Industries
, and American Maize Products
For the past twenty years he has been the senior officer of either divisions of large multinational companies or his own company.
He has a cross-functional background with important assignments in marketing, sales, strategic planning, operations, and finance.
erry believes that coprations must play a profound role in the social fabric of the country.
tenture at the National Spirit Group
often commented, "Although our country is all about providing the finest quality uniforms, the best cheer and dance instruction, the most exhilarating championship experience, there is something we do that is even more important.
At the very heart of our company, we promote positive societal values; encourage family cohesiveness; discourage deviant behavior; support education and learning; and foster the development of individual traits, habits, and values that enhance youngsters' ability to endure, compete, and become successful throughout their entire lives."Jerry was born and raised in Pittsburg, PA, graduated from the University of Notre Dame, and received his Master's Degree from the University of Wisconsin.