Pittsburgh, PA - January 24, 2001 - Stars & Stripes Omnimedia, Inc.
, the leading media company serving the military community, announced today that Sherman Baldwin
will replace Mike Edelhart on the company's Board of Directors, effective immediately.
..."Sherman Baldwin's outstanding record of achievement and experience in the military and defense arenas make him an excellent addition to our Board," said Jack Colletti, Chairman and CEO of Stars & Stripes Omnimedia, Inc.
"We look forward to his
advice and counsel and I am confident that Sherman
will provide a strong contribution to the Board.
...Sherman Baldwin currently serves as a managing director of Redleaf Group Inc.'s New York regional office.Prior to joining Redleaf, he was a Vice President and Managing Equity Partner of J.F. Lehman & Company, a private equity partnership, where he led the firm's Internet investing initiative.Baldwin gained extensive management consulting experience as an Engagement Manager at McKinsey & Company where he developed growth strategies and improved operational efficiencies for companies in the computer, telecommunications and aerospace industries.From 1987 to 1995, he served in the U.S. Navy as a carrier pilot, a Strategic Planner for the Joints Chief of Staff and a Special Assistant to the Secretary of the Navy.Baldwin has earned a BA in Political Science from Yale University, a Masters degree in Telecommunications from George Washington University, and an MBA from the Harvard Business School.He
is also the author of Ironclaw, a book about his
combat experience as a carrier pilot during the Persian Gulf War.