Jeffrey A. Paronto

Jeffrey A. Paronto

President
Chief Operating Officer

jparonto@hilcoglobal.com

Jeff is a recognized leader in the asset disposition sector.  He is a senior operational executive with over 40 years of retail experience.  Since joining Hilco Merchant Resources in 2000, Jeff’s expertise has been used to establish value, manage and control Hilco Merchant Resources' operations and retail transactions.  Utilizing his knowledge and experience, he optimizes the operating strategy for all retail liquidations and dispositions providing clients with maximum recovery on their assets, while also focusing on brand protection.

 He is also responsible for the overall strategic vision and growth of Hilco Merchant Resources and maintains proper operational controls, procedures and systems for stability and operational efficiency.  Jeff’s leadership and management of the day-to-day operations lend to Hilco’s culture of excellence, ethics and collaboration.  

Prior to joining Hilco, Jeff has over 30 years of experience as a senior executive at Kmart Corporation. His most recent assignment included the management of over 300 stores for Kmart's Southwestern Region.