Consumer >> CEO Interviews >> March 20, 2000

John Tsucalas – Littlefield, Adams & Company (funw)

JOHN J. TSUCALAS, a Charted Financial analyst, started Littlefield, Adams & Company in 1979, after having served as Vice President and Chief Executive Officer at Fidelity Bond Financial Corporation (a wholly owned subsidiary of Fidelity Bond & Mortgage Company, engaged in corporate financial services); Vice President of Butcher & Singer Inc., in charge of private placements; Investment Officer at John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Co., valuing publicly traded equity and debt securities, making long-term corporate loans and managing a private-placement portfolio of over $500 million; and credit analysis and short-term money management at Baybank (Burlington, MA). Since founding the company, he has served as the Deputy Auditor General of Pennsylvania and as Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Operating Officer of Brennan Transportation Services, Inc. (a trucking company, headquartered in Burlington, NJ). He is a writer on economic, financial, and political matters whose columns have appeared in city, regional, national, and international publications. He holds a BA in Economics from Columbia College and an MBA in Finance from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He served as a Lieutenant in the United States Air Force. Profile
TWST: Could you begin by giving us a brief overview of Littlefield,

Adams & Company?

Mr. Tsucalas: The company is 50 years old. It has been in the licensing

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