Mr. James J. Zenni, Jr., is a Chairman at Real Mex Restaurants, Inc., a Founder, President & CEO at Z Capital Group LLC, a Founder, President & Chief Executive Officer at Z Capital Group LLC, a Chairman at Affinity Interactive, a Chairman at Gaming & Hospitality Acquisition Corp., a Chairman at Mrs. Fields Famous Brands LLC, a Chairman at MSD Performance, Inc., a Chairman at Premier Thermal Solutions LLC and a Member at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine & Science.
He is on the Board of Directors at Modere, Inc., Affinity Gaming, CTM Holding, Inc., Daily Racing Form Intermediate Holdings LLC and Twin-Star International, Inc.
Mr. Zenni was previously Chairman of the Board of Premier Thermal Solutions, LLC and MSDP Group, LLC and served on the Boards of Bayou Steel Corporation, PTC Alliance Corp., Smarte Carte Corp., and Sun World International, LLC, all of which were portfolio companies.
He also served on the Board of Guarantee Title & Trust Insurance Company, a non-portfolio company. Mr. Zenni was President, Founder, and Co-owner of Black Diamond Capital Mgmt., L.L.C.
He previously served on the Board of Trustees and was Chairman of the Investment Committees of Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science and Lake Forest Country Day School.
He is a graduate of Xavier University where he received a Bachelor of Science in Economics.