Principal, Public Market Operations

Ms. Heberle joined Mill Road in 2010 and has day-to-day responsibilities for the Firm’s public market operations. In this capacity, Ms. Heberle manages the front end of Mill Road’s investment process from new idea generation through due diligence on public investment opportunities and is responsible for daily trading and the overall management of the Firm’s public portfolio.


Prior to joining Mill Road Capital, Ms. Heberle was an Associate in the Advisory and Restructuring Groups at The Blackstone Group. Ms. Heberle started her career at Javelin Partners, a consumer long/short equity fund.

Ms. Heberle has volunteered her time to prepare tax returns for low-income families through The United Way’s Earned Income Tax Credit Program.


Ms. Heberle earned a B.S. (summa cum laude) in Economics with Concentrations in Finance and Accounting from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, where she was also a Joseph Wharton Scholar.


Ms. Heberle is originally from Pittsburgh, PA and currently lives in Brooklyn, NY with her husband, Allen and their daughter, Sophie.

Deven Petito

Mr. Petito joined Mill Road Capital in 2014 and is responsible for origination, execution and portfolio company monitoring and management. He also has leadership responsibilities for Mill Road Capital’s public investment portfolio.


Mr. Petito began his investing career in the Private Equity Group at Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (NYSE: KKR), where he was involved in the firm’s investments in Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) and Academy Ltd. Prior to KKR, Mr. Petito worked in the Investment Banking Division at Morgan Stanley.


During Mr. Petito’s tenure at Mill Road Capital, he has been involved in the execution and oversight of Mill Road’s investment in Mother’s Market and Kitchen and serves as a member of its Board of Directors.


Prior to becoming an investment professional, Mr. Petito served as a mentor for middle and high school students in New York City through multiple community organizations.


Mr. Petito holds an A.B. in Economics from Princeton University and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.


In his free time, Mr. Petito is an avid golfer and also enjoys visiting his family in South Florida.

Sean Quinn

Mr. Quinn joined Mill Road Capital in 2012 and is responsible for origination and execution of private equity and public market transactions with special emphasis on managing the Firm’s consumer-oriented portfolio companies. Mr. Quinn previously worked at Peter J. Solomon Company, a New York-based consumer-oriented investment bank.


Mr. Quinn is the Chairman of the Board of R.G. Barry Corporation and is a member of the Board of Directors of Skullcandy, Inc. and Lignetics, Inc. He previously served on the Boards of PRT Luxembourg SARL, Elvis Communications, and Galaxy Nutritional Foods.


Mr. Quinn was active in providing aid to frontline workers during the COVID-19 pandemic, leading R.G. Barry’s effort to donate over 100,000 masks and R.G. Barry products during the peak of the crisis.


Mr. Quinn earned a B.S. (magna cum laude) in Economics with dual concentrations in Finance and Entrepreneurship & Innovation from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.


Mr. Quinn is originally from Severna Park, Maryland and and enjoys traveling with his wife, Sophie.