Mr. Brestle most recently served as vice chairman and president of Estée Lauder Companies Inc. North America, a position he retired from in June 2009 after spending more than 30 years in leadership positions within the Lauder organization and its family of brands. During his tenure, he held numerous positions including chief operating officer and group president of the Company's high growth specialty brands. Prior to these positions, he was president of the Estée Lauder Clinique and Prescriptives brands. Prior to Estée Lauder, Mr. Brestle held various positions of increasing responsibility in distribution, manufacturing and operations at Johnson & Johnson, as well served in the United States Air Force. He holds a Bachelor of Science from Villanova University. Mr. Brestle is a board member of Bite Tech, and was formerly a board member of Airborne.