Brian began his tenure as President of Stack’s Bowers Galleries in July 2013 after Spectrum Group International combined its numismatic operations — Stack’s Bowers Galleries, Teletrade, and Spectrum Numismatics — to create a single, unified brand, known as Stack’s Bowers Galleries.
Before being named President, Brian was Director of Operations of Spectrum Group International and was responsible for the company’s worldwide numismatic operations, as well as end-to-end management of Spectrum Group International’s auction houses specializing in rare and fine wines, collectible and antique arms and armor, and philatelics.
Prior to joining Spectrum Group International, Brian worked as an investment banker from 2004–2009 at Roth Capital Partners, a full-service investment bank dedicated to the growth of small- and micro-cap companies. While at Roth, Brian completed several mergers and acquisition assignments, as well as a number of equity and financings totaling over $1.6 billion of transaction value, primarily for consumer and Internet clients.
Brian earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with a dual emphasis on Corporate Finance and Investment Markets from the University of Southern California.