Bergman 24 Karat Club Chair, Toback Elected PresidentMarch 01, 09
Phyllis M. Bergman, President of Mercury Ring Corporation, has been elected Chairwoman of the 24 Karat Club of New York for 2009. Bergman is the first woman to be elected as chairperson in the 107 year history of the organization.
Michael Toback, President of Myron Toback, Inc., was elected to serve as president in the coming year. Toback has been a member of the Club for 12 years, of which his father Myron is also a member.
Bergman’s husband, Ira, and her son, Jeffrey are also members of the Club.
Harvey O’Conor, President of Findings, Inc., was elected Vice President; Alan F. Kleinberg of Michael Werdiger, Inc. as Treasurer; and John Kennedy of JSA as Secretary.
Todd Wolleman, President of Leo Wolleman, Inc. was elected as a new board member. Continuing on the board are Peter C. Fuller, Richard Greenwood, Alan M. Kaufman, Dione D. Kenyon, Curtis A. Ley (Immediate Past Chairman), Aron L. Suna, Thomas A. Tanury (Immediate Past President) and Robert A. Wueste.