Kevin Penn - Blue Bird Chairman of the Board

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BLBD -- USA Stock  

Fiscal Quarter End: 30th of June 2020  

Mr. Kevin Penn serves as Independent Chairman of the Board of the Company since June 3, 2016. He has served as a Managing Director of American Securities LLC since 2009. Mr. Penn is currently Chairman of the Board of Blue Bird Corporationrationration and Learning Care Group, as well as a director of Frontier Spinning Mills and Ulterra Drilling Technologies. Mr. Penn is also a director of Unified Logistics, an investment of ACI Capital Co., LLC. Prior to joining American Securities, Mr. Penn founded and headed ACI Capital Co., LLC . Previously, Mr. Penn was Executive Vice President and Chief Investment Officer for a family investment company, First Spring Corporationrationration, where he managed private equity, direct investment, and public investment portfolios. Earlier in his career, Mr. Penn was a Principal with the private equity firm Adler Shaykin, and was a founding member of the Leveraged Buyout Group at Morgan Stanley Co. Mr. Penn holds a B.S. degree in Economics from the University of Pennsylvanias Wharton School of Business and an M.B.A. degree from Harvard Business School with high distinction
Age: 56  Chairman Since 2016      
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Penn was selected to serve on our board of directors based on his knowledge of School Bus Holdings and his experience as a board member of, and executive with, private equity firms that invest in other manufacturing companies.

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Blue Bird Management Efficiency

Blue Bird has return on total asset (ROA) of 6.0E-4 % which means that it generated profit of $6.0E-4 on every $100 spent on asset. This is way below average. Similarly, it shows return on stockholders equity (ROE) of (0.2708) % meaning that it created substantial loss on money invested by shareholders. Blue Bird management efficiency ratios could be used to measure of how well the company is managing its routine affairs as well as how well it utilizes its assets and manages liabilities. The current year Return on Average Assets is expected to grow to 0.06, whereas Return on Investment is expected to decline to 62.38. Blue Bird Revenue to Assets are expected to slightly decrease based on the last few years of reporting. The last year's Revenue to Assets were at 3.35. The current year Total Assets Per Share is expected to grow to 29.59, whereas Current Assets are expected to decline to about 140.1 M. As of May 29, 2020, Total Liabilities is expected to decline to about 349.1 M. In addition to that, Current Liabilities is expected to decline to about 130.5 M
The company currently holds 221.13 M in liabilities. Blue Bird has Current Ratio of 1.2 suggesting that it is in a questionable position to pay out its financial obligations when they are due.

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Company Summary

Blue Bird Corporation designs, engineers, manufactures, and sells school buses and related parts in the United States, Canada, and internationally. The company was founded in 1927 and is headquartered in Macon, Georgia. Blue Bird operates under Auto Manufacturers classification in USA and is traded on BATS Exchange. It employs 2300 people.Blue Bird (BLBD) is traded on BATS Exchange in USA. It is located in 3920 Arkwright Road, 2nd Floor, Macon, GA 31210, United States and employs 2,300 people. Blue Bird was previously known as Hennessy Capital Acquisition and was traded on BATS Exchange under the symbol HCACU. Blue Bird is listed under Automobiles and Trucks category by Fama And French industry classification.

Blue Bird Leadership Team

Phillip Tighe, CFO
Connor Wentzell, Director
Paul Yousif, VP of Legal Affairs, Corporate Secretary and Corporate Treasurer
Douglas Grimm, Director
Adam Gray, Director
Philip Horlock, CEO and President and Director
John Kwapis, COO
Mark Terry, Chief Commercial Officer
Dennis Donovan, Director
Thomas Roberts, Chief Administrative Officer
Daniel Hennessy, Vice Chairman of the Board
Kevin Penn, Chairman of the Board
Michael McCurdy, VP of HR and External Affairs
Dev Kapadia, Director
Michael Sand, Director
Chan Galbato, Chairman of the Board
Gurminder Bedi, Director
Dale Wendell, Chief Commercial Officer
Alan Schumacher, Independent Director

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