Our Board of Directors
Wayne has been in the home improvement industry for more than 45 years. He is a Certified Remodeler, credentialed by the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI), and current board member of Rebuilding Together St Louis, the 1904 World’s Fair Charitable Foundation, the North West (St. Louis) Chamber of Commerce, and former board member of Old Newsboys (St. Louis.) He is also the incumbent chairman of VetNet, the Saint Louis Ambassadors’ Veterans Affairs, and president of The Kaufman Fund. Wayne was also honored as a recipient of the 2015 Unsung Heroes Award from the St. Louis Jewish Light. His past contributions to the community include the following former presidencies: the St Louis Remodeling Association, NARI Board of Directors, Rotary Club in Ferguson, MO, Asthma and Allergy Foundation of St Louis, and past chairman of the Old Newsboys’ Ralph Kaufman Memorial Golf Tournament. Wayne also served in the United States Army for 3 years during the Vietnam War. He attained the rank of sergeant in the 25th Infantry Division and earned both the Bronze Star Medal and the Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster.
Howard Berliner a native of Ohio and a graduate of Ohio State University, recently retired after over 40 years in the footwear industry which included traveling extensively in the Far East. His interest include golfing, sports, leisure travel with family and friends, and working with organizations that help people.
Irwin Loiterstein is a partner and general manager of Seasonable Sales, Inc. Irwin is a past board member and treasurer of The Asthma and Allergy Association of St. Louis. He is a past board member of the National Christmas Tree Association as well as a past chairman of their Market Expansion Committee. He has been a member of the Ralph Kaufman Golf Tournament for over 25 years and the vice-chairman for over 10 years.
Owned & operated Jason's Restaurant for over 35 years. Co-Owned The Stage Deli in Plaza Frontenac, a full service New York themed Deli restaurant & 2 Cheeburger Cheeburger restaurants in New York & Florida. Graduate of Michigan State University Hotel & Restaurant School Served in the US Army Reserves. Served on Board of Directors for Missouri Restaurant Association, St Louis. Served on Board of Directors of The Miriam Foundation supporting Children with multiple learning disabilities. Recognized by Matthew-Dickey Boy's Club in 1978 as a Person of The Year. Married for 40 years with 2 adult children and 6 grandchildren.