|Pete Moore | Founder and Managing Partner
Prior to founding Integrity Square, Pete was Head of the Active Lifestyle & Wellness Group at Sagent Advisors Inc., since late 2003. In this capacity, he assisted in closing over $1.5 billion in transactions across multiple sectors.
Prior to joining Sagent, Pete was the co-founder and Chief Financial Officer of FitnessInsite (from 2000-2003), the leading web-based salesforce management and online fitness & nutrition Application Service Provider to the health club, sports performance, corporate wellness and personal training sector. In this capacity, Pete learned first-hand the difficulties in growing a small business (and writing personal checks to cover payroll!). He is currently the Chairman of FitnessInsite, which is the largest SaaS provider to the health & fitness industry with over 150 clients representing over 700 locations under management.
Earlier in his career, Pete was a Senior Associate at Brockway Moran & Partners (1999-2000), a $900 million private equity firm based in Florida; an Associate at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette; and an Analyst at Chase Securities. Pete is also a frequent guest lecturer at Fordham University on entrepreneurial finance.
Favorite Fitness Activities: Basketball, american football, spinning, golf, juggling and jumping rope at the same time. At Emory, Pete was the 1993 “All-row Intramural Athlete of the Year”
MBA, Harvard Business School (1999)
|Richard Pyle | Managing Director
Richard draws on over 25 years of finance and management experience in the health, fitness and wellness, and international businesses, with a focus on growing small- to medium-sized businesses.
Former Chief Financial Officer at Town Sports International, a global leader in health club operations, quoted on the NASDAQ (“CLUB”) since 2006. As a key team member, Richard helped build the business from $5 million to $500 million in revenue with over 8,500 employees, international operations, and over 160 locations within the U.S. In addition he led the successful 2006 IPO, as well as over $1 billion in both public and private debt and equity financings throughout his 20+ year career with Town Sports.
Involved in the acquisition of over 60 businesses both in the U.S. and Europe. In addition, Richard has worked in the capacity of board member with Wilton Brands, a $600 million leader in the U.S. craft industry; Petrus Brands, a fast-casual restaurant franchise with over 200 locations in the U.S.; as well as in the leisure industry at Juliana’s PLC, a British public company.
Favorite Fitness Activities: Biking, stand-up paddle boarding and snow skiing
Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales (1984)
|Stephen Dawahare | Managing Director
Stephen became part of the Integrity Square team at its founding in 2010. Since 1994, Stephen has combined his extensive business background with his entrepreneurial spirit to find success in a wide range of business ventures.
Stephen began his career as a successful commercial and residential real estate developer and then joined an early stage company in the business-to-business ecommerce space, PurchasePro, to join the senior management team focused on sales & marketing. Within four years, PurchasePro became one of the leaders in the b2b ecommerce sector and ultimately went public where it was the second best performing IPO in 1999. Stephen then launched iVisionary in 2000, a successful venture firm based in Kentucky which held interests in companies across various sectors. Stephen has been an investor in several companies which have been sold to strategic buyers and private equity firms with recent transactions that include Gold’s Gyms of Birmingham, Dever Inc., Fan Outfitters, and others.
Favorite Fitness Activities: Snowboarding, kite surfing and cycling
BA University of Kentucky (1994)
| Jarrod Newman | Chief Compliance Officer
Jarrod Newman brings over 20 years of legal and compliance expertise to Integrity Square having worked at many of the largest commercial and investment banking institutions in the country.
Prior to joining Integrity Square, Jarrod was Global Head of Financial Crimes Risk Assessment & Management at Morgan Stanley & Co, assessing Money Laundering & Economic Sanctions risks and the appropriate control environment to mitigate firm exposure.
Earlier legal and compliance officer roles include Goldman Sachs and Bank of America Merrill Lynch, where Jarrod forged relationships with Investment Banking and Principal Investment groups regarding transactional due diligence with focus towards the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, AML, and OFAC compliance within Joint Ventures, Mergers and Acquisitions and Private Equity transactions. Prior to moving into the financial services industry, Jarrod was an assistant district attorney with the Kings County District Attorneys Office.
Favorite Fitness Activities: Golf, snowboarding, running and Ultimate Frisbee.
JD, Widener University School of Law (1997)
| David Zalkowitz | Director
David joined Integrity Square at its inception and has over 18 years of combined professional experience in strategic consulting, banking, asset management and start-up ventures.
Prior to Integrity Square, David was a Consultant, Associate Director at Corporate Debt Advisors (2009-2010), a provider of corporate credit advisory services to borrowers and investors within the leveraged loan market. Previously, David was a Senior Credit Analyst at CIFC Asset Management (CFIC) (2005-2008), a leading buy-side asset manager of senior secured leveraged loan portfolios. At CIFC, Mr. Zalkowitz provided investment analysis, made portfolio recommendations, and monitored the financial performance and covenant compliance of more than 100 middle-market and broadly syndicated credits across multiple industries. Before CIFC, David provided consulting services to start-up ventures in the publishing, application software, and wireless technology fields (2001-2005).
David began his career in leveraged finance as an Analyst, and later Associate, at JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPMC) (1994-1999), where he received formal bank credit training. At JPMC, David spent the majority of his time executing syndicated bank loan financings for private equity clients involved in leveraged buyouts, mergers & acquisitions, and recapitalizations. Examples of private equity financed transactions that David completed at JPMC include Twinlab Corporation, The Vitamin Shoppe, and KinderCare Learning Centers.
Favorite Fitness Activities: Tennis, basketball, football, soccer and hockey
MBA, Columbia Business School (2001)
|Christopher Jacob | Vice President
Prior to joining Integrity Square, Christopher was an Associate and previously an Analyst at Sagent Advisors Inc., from 2006 to 2012. In this capacity, he assisted in closing over $3 billion in transactions in the telecommunications, energy, consumer products and diversified industrial sectors.
Favorite Fitness Activities: Golf, furniture fabrication, softball and swimming
B.S., Economics, Magna cum Laude – University of Pennsylvania, The Wharton School (2006)
|Rosa Alaimo-Quinn | Director of Market Intelligence
Rosa jointed Integrity Square in April 2013 and focuses on business development, private equity coverage and industry research. Rosa was previously the Director of Market Intelligence at Sagent Advisors Inc.
She joined Sagent at its founding in 2003 and was responsible for all aspects of market intelligence for the firm. In addition, Rosa managed the Research and Presentations team, a group that provided transaction support for the firm’s advisory and private placement operations. During her time at Sagent, Rosa was also a member of the Strategic Opportunities Group, which developed targeted acquisition ideas for the firm’s private equity and corporate clients.
Prior to joining Sagent, Rosa was the Compliance Officer of a private investment advisor. Rosa started her career at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette in May 1995. She was a member of the M&A Business Development Group at DLJ which developed acquisition opportunities for the firm’s private equity and corporate clients. Rosa is on the Advisory Board of Animal Haven, an animal shelter in SoHo; the of Treasurer of Friends & Angels: The Tracy Vicere Foundation, an organization that supports pediatric cancer patients; and the Co-Chair of the Mentoring Committee for the Women’s Bond Club, the oldest women’s financial network.
Favorite Fitness Activities: Bikram Yoga, P90x and pilates
BA Business Administration, Wagner College (1995)
|Donna Cyrus | Operating Executive
Donna Cyrus joined Integrity Square as an Operating Executive in August 2016. Previously, she was the senior vice president of programming for Crunch. Since 1998, Donna has made significant contributions to the field through the creation
Recognized and awarded in the fitness industry for her ability to find, create and cultivate programs and talent, Donna has discovered some of today’s most notable fitness brands and personalities. She discovered and mentored the founder of Zumba Fitness, Beto Perez, while in Miami and with her knowledge and expertise helped to create a worldwide brand.
During her time at Crunch, she has served as producer and designer of numerous top selling videos and most recently created the groundbreaking Crunch Live which brings Crunch’s signature classes blending exercise and entertainment to the consumer market.
Donna has designed the Programming for Madonna’s gym chain ”Hard Candy Fitness” She continues to oversee all Group Fitness programing for the clubs in …Sydney Australia, Santiago ,Chile, Rome and Milan Italy ,Mexico City, Moscow and St Petersburg Russia and Berlin Germany.
Donna continues to actively present and lecture on group fitness and upcoming trends at key fitness conferences throughout the world. She is also a member of the prestigious IDEA Program Director Committee.
|David Fowler | Operating Executive
David joined Integrity Square as an Operating executive in April 2016. For seven months, he assembled the operating team and worked with investors to purchase a 15 boutique franchise fitness company founded by Tony Greco and Paolo Fiorin.
Post-acquisition, David is the President of Greco Fitness based in Ottawa Canada.Prior to ISQ, David spent the previous nine years as Executive Vice President at Gold’s Gym International, where he drove the day-to-day sales and operations of 151 corporate-owned gyms while growing the company four fold. Previously, David was the Chief Operating Officer at Crunch Fitness. At Crunch, he completed a nationwide merger of four different brands for the company. Earlier in his career, David was instrumental in branding and growing the Equinox Fitness Clubs brand from its first state-of-art clubs and spas throughout New York City for seven years. David has sat on the Board of Directors for four different companies and has served as a consultant for several different businesses in the Fitness and Hospitality industry. David is married to his wife Kara for 23 years and has three wonderful children.
Favorite Fitness Activities: All sports
|Lindsay Weeks Junk | Operating Executive
With a specialty in building sales and operational systems for health & fitness companies and over 20 years of industry experience, Lindsay has served in several executive positions for companies such as 24 Hour Fitness, Yoga Works, and Tru Fusion.
Lindsay has also served as a partner in her own venture, RLJ consulting which is a full-service firm working with studios such as Bar Method, Soho Yoga, Unplug Meditation, Undisputed boxing, Crunch Fitness and UFC gyms.
Lindsay believes in providing unique and personal service focused on helping members see results. Building communities and creating relationships inside of studios and gyms is a top priority for Lindsay as well as creating simple duplicable systems for growth.
Earning a B.S. in exercise science, food science and human nutrition from University of Hawaii, Manoa, Lindsay was a Division 1 Cross Country Athlete and a distinguished six-time Ironman finisher and age-group champion as well as a former Category 1 professional mountain biker. Lindsay now enjoys staying active with her three kids and working out in a variety of boutique fitness and yoga studios.
|Elizabeth Lorber | Operating Executive
Prior to joining Integrity Square, Elizabeth spent eight years as an International Equity Analyst at OppenheimerFunds, Inc. focusing on the consumer, retail and healthy living industries.
As the sole research analyst driving Oppenheimer’s $1 billion Quest International Value Fund, Elizabeth was responsible for coverage of nearly 80 portfolio companies spanning an array of industry sectors and representing over 25 countries outside of the United States. Traveling the world to meet face-to-face with executive management and visit multibillion-dollar production facilities, Elizabeth advised on strategic initiatives and gathered insight on industrial and retail trends. Prior to joining Oppenheimer, Elizabeth was a European Equity salesperson at Societe Generale.
Favorite Fitness Activities: Running, cycling, skiing, barre and pilates. Elizabeth was the 73rd woman to finish the 2004 New York City Marathon.
MBA, Columbia Business School and London Business School (2012)
|David D. Kahn | Portfolio Management
David oversees West Coast business development for Integrity Square and also manages the company’s investment in Smacktive, a peer-to-peer, real-time mobile app to connect people with activities in their local area.
Prior to joining ISQ, David managed a boutique entertainment consulting firm, where he represented several high-profile artists on sponsorships, marketing and new productions. David worked closely with Smodco, Kevin Smith’s digital media company, helping build their podcast portfolio into one the premiere networks in the entertainment business.
As it relates to venture capital and growth equity investments, David functioned as Chief Financial Officer for a tech search engine start-up; and prior to his foray in Media and Entertainment, David was a Portfolio Administrator at Bankers Trust’s largest client, working with over 100 portfolios worth approximately $13 billion.
Favorite Fitness Activities: Table tennis, golf, fantasy football, traveling, comedy and BBQ.
BBA, Emory University (1994)
|Eric Cantor | Board Director
Eric joined Integrity Square at its inception. Eric is an experienced entrepreneurial and intrapreneurial leader who has spent the last fifteen years on the cutting edge of technology and business.
Eric has established, managed, funded and advised startup mobile and Internet technology companies, and worked with nongovernmental organizations in developing countries. In 1995, he co-founded an Internet Service Provider in the Washington, DC area called Internet Interstate, which was acquired for $7 million USD by Verio, Inc. , where he subsequently led regional marketing efforts and e-commerce product management after the company’s initial public offering and until its acquisition by NTT of Japan in 2000. Eric later served as Vice President of Business Development at BuyDomains.com, a domain name marketplace acquired in an $80 million USD transaction by Highland Capital and Summit Partners in 2005, which later became namemedia.net. Eric served in a variety of positions at Acumen Fund, a social investment fund working in India and Africa, and established a technology program to enhance the automation of pro-poor businesses. More recently, he led the establishment of the Application Laboratory in Uganda aimed at leveraging the power of the mobile phone to reach underserved communities
Favorite Fitness Activities: Triathlon, hockey, weightlifting and karaoke
MA, Columbia University
| Gregg Roberts | Senior Consultant
Gregg Roberts joined Integrity Square as an Operating Executive in July 2016. Mr. Roberts is the co-founder of CitySites Real Estate Group, a full-service residential brokerage he co-founded in 1997 which was recently bought by Keller Williams.
In 1999, Mr. Roberts co-founded CitySites Commercial Group, and oversaw its expansion. The midtown based boutique firm specialized in commercial real estate brokerage in Manhattan. He was also a founding partner of a luxury residential brokerage office in Miami, FL -World Real Estate Exchange which eventually merged with SBI Realty.
After 4+ years of active involvement in Brazil’s real estate market, Mr Roberts along with 3 partners, formed NCDI Empreendimentos Imobiliários S/A, an RE development company in Rio De Janiero, Brazil. NCDI focused on building socially responsible residential and commercial projects in Class C communities around Rio De Janeiro.
During his tenure as President of CitySites Real Estate Group, Mr. Roberts also held interests in several other businesses. Between 2006-2011 he was a principal in TGG Holding, LLC which owned commercial office condominiums in midtown Manhattan.
Mr. Roberts takes an active leadership role in New York City’s business community. He was a member of the Board of Directors for the Manhattan Association of Realtors and sat on The Alternative Board’s advisory board. Elsewhere, Mr. Roberts is on the Board of Stand Together Make A Difference, a not-for-profit coalition whose aim is to help prevent substance abuse and addiction through education and awareness. He is also a mentor for at-risk-youth teenagers through Pathways Danbury (CT).
Favorite Fitness Activities: Boxing workouts and playing tennis
BA, University of California, Santa Barbara