Machinery and equipment appraisals; consumer, retail and industrial inventiry appraisals; enterprise valuation. Machinery and equipment appraisals; consumer, retail and industrial inventiry appraisals; enterprise valuation. Machinery and equipment appraisals; consumer, retail and industrial inventiry appraisals; enterprise valuation.

Leadership

Thomas A. Greco
Chief Executive Officer
tgreco@hilcoappraisal.com
Thomas A. Greco
Tom joined Hilco in 2010. Regarded as both an effective business executive and highly-experienced lending expert, Tom has managed large business groups on a global scale. He holds a Six Sigma Black Belt in quality management. For many years as an executive with GE Corporate Finance, Tom was a customer of Hilco Appraisal Services. He developed a unique perspective on the requisites of a best-in-class valuation services provider. Today, those requisites form the backbone of Tom’s management strategy.

During his years with GE Corporate Finance, Tom acquired an in-depth knowledge of asset valuation methodologies as well as asset values across a broad range of business sectors to which GE was providing financing. Tom led lending teams on numerous major financings for companies across multiple industries, including Retail, Metals, Technology, Automotive and Transportation.

Tom spent 15 years within GE Capital in various leadership roles. As President and CEO of GE Corporate Finance Bank, London (UK), he was responsible for leveraged finance, asset-based lending and corporate lending efforts across Europe. He managed a staff of 150 employees and had $8 Billion in assets under management. Prior thereto, Tom was Managing Director of Real Estate – Venture Investments, the U.S. joint venture equity business for GE Real Estate. Earlier, he was Managing Director, Central Region, for GE Corporate Financial Services where he oversaw corporate lending business development and risk management activities for 18 U.S. states and all of Canada. The group closed more than 40 transactions annually generating over $3 Billion in new loan commitments within a portfolio of over 100 accounts with $4.5 Billion in commitments and $1.2 Billion in borrowings. Tom also served as Senior Vice President of GE Capital Markets, where he managed a centralized structuring and sales team responsible for all domestic loan syndication activities. Prior to joining GE, Tom was with Chemical Bank, National Westminster Bank and JP Morgan.

Tom is a graduate of Fordham University, where he received his Masters in Business Administration.
Andy Dahlman
Senior Vice President, M&E Group Leader
adahlman@hilcoappraisal.com
Andy Dahlman


Andy joined Hilco in 2000.  He has been in the auction, liquidation and appraisal industry since 1994.  Andy is a certified M&E appraiser and holds membership in numerous professional organizations, including AMEA (Association of Machinery and Equipment Appraisers) and the Equipment Appraisers of North America.   Andy has served as a consultant to financial institutions on asset-based lending and recovery, and has been called upon as an expert witness in bankruptcy proceedings.
Ed Zimmerlin, Jr.
Senior Vice President, Inventory Group Leader
ezimmerlin@hilcoappraisal.com
Ed Zimmerlin, Jr.

Ed Zimmerlin has worked with Hilco Appraisal Services since 2001 and during the course of that time re-located from Hilco's Boston office to our corporate headquarters in Chicago to help form Hilco's industrial inventory appraisal group. Over his time with Hilco, Ed has worked directly on or supervised over 5,000 inventory appraisals. Ed also works closely with Hilco's various liquidation groups especially when they involve a company for which Hilco has performed the valuation work. Before joining Hilco Ed worked with Staples Corporation, Fidelity Capital and GE Lighting. Ed holds a bachelors degree in finance & accounting from Babson College in Wellesley, MA and is an active member of the CFA and TMA.

John "JJ" Jefferson
Executive Vice President, National Accounts
jjefferson@hilcoappraisal.com
John "JJ" Jefferson

JJ has been a important part of The Hilco Organization since 2000. In his early days with Hilco, he was instrumental in starting-up our M&E valuation practice, working closely with Norm Adler in this regard.  When Hilco’s M&E and inventory valuation disciplines were merged in 2002, JJ assumed a more broadly-based appraisal origination role.  In 2005, JJ was promoted to Senior Vice President and the head of our North American business development group.  In 2007, he was named as head of the national accounts program.  Prior to joining Hilco, JJ was active in the Canadian banking system, serving in various managerial roles with two banks for a total of 20 years.

Todd Haney
CEO, Hilco Real Estate Appraisal

thaney@hilcoappraisal.com 

Todd Haney

Todd Haney, MAI, has been President of Hilco Real Estate’s Valuation Group since 1999. Over his career, Todd has managed hundreds of valuation and consulting assignments involving a broad range of property types throughout the United States and Canada. Properties appraised, including some valued at more than $500 million for a single asset, include traditional industrial, retail office and multi-family residential properties, as well as complex properties evincing environmental concerns, historical status, easements, etc. He has also been involved in proposed project feasibility and economic analysis, portfolio valuation, as well as assessment appeals.

Jim Glickman
Chief Marketing Officer
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Jim Glickman

Jim Glickman joined Hilco in 2011 as the Chief Marketing Officer and focuses on developing and executing growth strategies, with a particular emphasis on go-to-market strategies, marketing communications and sales force effectiveness initiatives.  Prior to joining Hilco, Jim worked at GE Capital for 10 years in various senior roles, including strategic marketing, customer innovation and remarketing. Previous employers include CSC Index and LaSalle National Bank, where he was a commercial loan officer. Jim is a six sigma master black belt and has substantial experience in developing quality assurance and process enhancement programs. He has a BA degree from the University of Wisconsin.

Our Legacy is Deeply Rooted in Great People

Hilco Appraisal Services has a long history and rich heritage built upon the strong shoulders of quality leaders. We are proud to honor them.

Norm Adler
1939-2011

Norm Adler spent 30-plus years helping to build and shape the business asset appraisal industry.  He is widely acknowledged to be the visionary behind the appraisal methodology and reporting structure used today by asset-based lenders. Norm was a founding member and the first president of the Association of Machinery and Equipment Appraisers (AMEA), and served on its Board of Directors.  He also served in leadership roles with the Machinery Dealers National Association (MDNA), American National Standards Institute Association (MNSI), Turnaround Management Association (TMA), American Bankruptcy Institute (AMI), and Commercial Finance Association Educational Foundation (CFA). 

As a practitioner, Norm conducted thousands of M&E and inventory valuations in industries such as durable goods manufacturing, automotive, aerospace, medical, high tech/electronics, plastics/rubber, printing and graphic arts, heavy equipment, and both food and chemical processing.  He also spent countless hours mentoring the next generation of senior-level appraisers and leaders who now competently represent Hilco Appraisal Services.

News and Information

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