On November 4th, 2014, in Chicago, Illinois, Doug Haynes was elected as Chairman of the Board of Directors for Boardwalk Empire Holdings Inc. President Barack Obama appointed him to be a member of the President’s Advisory Council on Financial Capability for Young Americans. Mr. Haynes holds the office of a Consultant for The White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans. He also serves as Chairman of the Board of Trustees for Haynes Foundation, Inc., a 501(c) 3 non-profit organization.
Doug Haynes is President and CEO of CH Consulting, LLC. He has been with the company since its inception in January 2008. Mr. Haynes is an accomplished executive and entrepreneur with over 35 years of experience in business operations and management, financial services, marketing, new product development, strategic planning, operations management, general management, and training/education. He has served in several senior executive positions with companies such as Merrill Lynch and The Bank of New York. Mr. Haynes is a highly qualified executive with expertise in marketing, general management, training/education, and regulatory compliance. In his many years of service at Merrill Lynch and Bank of New York, he was responsible for the planning, operation, administration, development, and administration of broker-dealer operations, which included assets of over 15 billion dollars.
Mr. Haynes served as President & CEO of Capital Asset Management Group LLC from June 2006 to December 2009. Capital Asset Management Group LLC was the parent company for Mezzanine Capital, LLC. Mr. Haynes managed to grow Mezzanine Capital, LLC from a 20 million dollar asset under management to over 750 million dollars. He had an operating revenue from 5.5 million dollars in 2006 to approximately 90 million by 2009. He is also credited for developing and implementing an Outside Sales Force and recruiting a top-rated staff at his companies in several states, resulting in double-digit sales growth and a 300% annual revenue increase during this period.
Mr. Haynes is a graduate of Chicago State University with a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration. Mr. Haynes was also selected to serve on the Board Of Trustees while in college. He currently serves on the Board Of Trustees at The Haynes Foundation Inc., a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that supports Chicago Public Schools, Yale University, and Columbia College of Chicago.