Armadillo Enterprises in Tampa, Florida – comprised of Dean Guitars, Luna Guitars, and ddrum Percussion – announces that Evan Rubinson is assuming the position of President and CEO effective immediately, succeeding his father, Elliott “Dean” Rubinson.
Evan Rubinson began his association with Armadillo Enterprises by working in the company’s warehouse at its corporate headquarters during summers. During his college years at Duke University, where he studied Economics and Public Policy, Evan interned with Wall Street firms and private equity firms.
After graduating from Duke, Evan Rubinson founded Koroit Capital Management, a healthcare-centric hedge fund, which specialized in biotech and pharma-related investments in the public, capital markets. Evan served as Koroit Capital’s Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer. As part of an in-depth mentoring process at Armadillo, Elliott and Evan traveled together to China, Korea, and Hong Kong, visiting factories.