Richard S. Ames

Richard S. Ames is a major shareholder in several Ohio companies including Bedford Heights-based Tavens Packaging and Display Solutions and Madison Electric Products; Command Plastic Corporation in Tallmadge; Polystar Containment in Akron and Fitworks fitness centers in Cleveland and Cincinnati.

He serves on the Board of Trustees for Illinois Wesleyan University and on the Visiting Committee for Case Western Reserve University¬ís Weatherhead School of Management. He and his wife, Anne, have three daughters.