The 1777 Company Start-Up Team

The 1777 Company Start-Up Team

Chris L. Fuentes

FOUNDER | CEO, THE 1777 COMPANY | BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Mr. Fuentes is the Founder | CEO of The 1777 Company and The PiC20 Group.  His career as a brand, product and marketing expert spans 30 years across global brands such as Nautica Worldwide and Cannondale Cycles. Mr. Fuentes received his B.S., Business, from Bowling Green State University. He raised his family in Wilton and now resides in Norwalk, CT.

Paul J. Najarian

GENERAL COUNSEL, The 1777 COMPANY

Mr. Najarian is responsible for legal matters, human resources and investor relations, and has over 25 years of unique legal and business experience. Previously, Mr. Najarian has served as General Counsel for successful start-up companies and was EVP at Morgan Stanley and Treasurer of Morgan Stanley Bank. Mr. Najarian received his B.A., from the University of Notre Dame, and his J.D. from Fordham Law School.  Mr. Najarian , a native of Norwalk,  now resides in Wilton, CT.

Rhys Moore

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, ST JOHNS BRAND GROUP 

Mr. Moore is responsible for the sales and management of the St John Fragrance Company, a portfolio company of the 1777 Co. , based in St Thomas, USVI.  He has 30 years of sales and management experience with world class brands such as Champion, Victorinox, Orvis, and Alexander Julian.  Mr. Moore earned his BA from the University of Michigan and was awarded a MBA from Duke University’s Fuqua School.  He resides with his family in Ridgefield, CT.

Deirdre McInerney

Recruiting Manager/Buiding Lead
The 1777 Company

Lauren Gulliver

Project Manager – PIC20
The 1777 Company

 

Meredith Rutledge

Digital Marketing
The 1777 Company

Darragh Evarts

Sales & Marketing Coordinator
St Johns Brand Group

Neelab Hussaini

eShopkeeper
The 1777 Company

Alex Miranda

Marketing Intern
The 1777 Company