Work History

Work History
2005 - Present

Managing Partner

CoMetrics Partners LLC

Education

Education
Sep 1973 - May 1997

BS

Syracuse University

Hobbies/Activities

Bass Fishing, Skiing

Summary

In his role as Managing Partner of New York City-based CoMetrics Partners LLC, Gary D. Herwitz has built his organization into a recognized name in the middle-market supply chain management industry. Offering such services as the CoMetrics solution, Gary D. Herwitz provides clients with an effective method to increase visibility, productivity, profitability, and financial reporting. As a testament to the consistent performance of CoMetrics Partners LLC, Gary D. Herwitz recently earned featured coverage in the widely circulated journal, Women’s Wear Daily. Reporting on the strategic relationship between CoMetrics Partners LLC, and the Moret Group, Women’s Wear Daily elaborated on the latter company’s July 2010 acquisition of clothing manufacturer Boy Meets Girl. Owing largely to the involvement of CoMetrics Partners LLC and Gary D. Herwitz as investment advisors, the Moret Group will now ensure the continued proliferation and promotion of the Boy Meets Girl fashion line on a global scale. Over the course of his career, Gary D. Herwitz has been quoted and featured in various other print and online media, including publications of the International Association of Business Leaders. 

A longtime resident of New York, Gary D. Herwitz attended college at Syracuse University, where he developed a fundamental understanding of transportation distribution management, finance, and accounting. Graduating with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and Transportation and Distribution Management in 1977, Gary D. Herwitz relocated to New York City and began a lengthy career at Mahoney Cohen & Company, one of the top-ranked accounting and professional services firms in the country. Promoted to President of Mahoney Cohen & Company in 1997, Gary D. Herwitz would spend the next eight years in this capacity, expanding his company’s consulting practice and accounting and tax services. Aside from his work responsibilities, Gary D. Herwitz has been an active participant in such charitable groups as Big Brothers Big Sisters of New York City and the Organization of Rehabilitation Therapy and served on the Syracuse University School of Management Accounting Advisory Board.

Iconix Brand Group Acquires Ecko Unltd. and Cut & Sew

CoMetrics Partners, a company for which Gary Herwitz is the founder and a managing partner, assisted in Iconix Brand Group's acquisition of Ecko Unltd. and Cut & Sew. Iconix held controlling interest in the two companies, and now it has purchased the remaining 49 percent.Because Iconix Brand Group is the owner and licensee of popular brands such as Ed Hardy, London Fog, and Ocean Pacific, Ecko Unltd. and Marc Ecko's Cut & Sew items are suitable additions to its portfolio. Ecko Unltd. collections are sold throughout the world in more than 5,000 stores. The Cut & Sew line, established in 2004, offers classic tailored apparel with a modern twist.Gary Herwitz offers four distinct services to his clientele. Through CoMetrics Partners, he and his team coordinate the function of finance, IT, and operations within a company to save money and to increase efficiency. They also oversee acquisitions by taking specific care to reduce the risk of unexpected issues, handle financial and management reports, and apply IT solutions to increase a company's performance.