Daily News: April 24, 2012

Tiger Capital Adds Jacobs as Director, Field Operations

Arnold L. Jacobs has joined Tiger Capital Group as director of Field Operations, following more than 22 years as an independent consultant to the firm and The Nassi Group.

Jacobs will be responsible for managing the activities of Tiger’s teams that conduct inventory dispositions and asset evaluations in the field.

Jacobs comes to the newly created position with 28 years of experience in the retail marketplace as both an operational executive and field consultant on asset dispositions and evaluations. Since 1989, Jacobs provided operational project leadership, strategic marketing guidance and venture due diligence on over 100 liquidations. His projects ranged from managing single store closings to serving as a regional or lead consultant on some of the largest liquidations in retail history, including Circuit City, Gottschalk’s and Movie Gallery-Canada.

Prior to that, Jacobs spent five years as executive vice president, operations at Buyers Club Markets, Denver, CO, where he was a member of the startup team at America