Home: Phoenixville

Family: Wife, Kim; children Katie, 15; Colin, 13.

Diplomas: Rochester Institute of Technology, applied science and engineering; University of Buffalo, law.

In his desk drawer: Meatball-sized rubber balls. "I like to bounce balls as I walk around. It's a nervous way to expend my anxiety. The team hates it. But they can click out of Facebook or whatever because they can hear me coming."



Headquarters: Plymouth Meeting.

Business: Franchise-based home health care with $25 million in revenues, owned by the New York private-equity firm Pouschine Cook Capital Management.

Franchises: 200, including 20 company-owned. Investors need $174,900 to $204,400 and net worth of $375,000-plus.

Employees: 60 corporate staff and about 5,000 caregivers system-wide.