Today, we are announcing an organizational realignment that will serve to strengthen our continuing commitment to our customers – to be the strongest link in your supply chain. The organizational changes will add expertise and depth to our leadership team and enhance the company’s ability to adapt to market changes.
Tony Gregory will step back as President of CG but will remain as Chief Executive Officer. In this role, he will continue to lead strategic initiatives for the company, strengthen industry partnerships and work closely with our customers to provide customized business solutions.
We are proud and excited to announce that Mic Ruhley has been appointed as President. Over the past 6 years, Mic has led various business units, bringing our organization to a stronger platform from which we benefit today. We have confidence that Mic will thrive in his new role as he has the vision and leadership to ensure that our organization will continue to provide the highest quality service to our customers and will continue to embrace the core values and culture that are central to our organization.
We are pleased to announce Donny Kuhlberg has joined our organization as Chief Operations Officer. Donny joins us with over 20+ years of professional leadership experience and brings a proven record of being a customer-centric and transformational leader. He will provide direction to our operational units across all regions. Donny will report directly to Mic Ruhley and will be tasked with driving organizational vision and strategy, while building a highly inclusive culture to ensure operational success.
To bring a better focus on optimizing our growth and improving our end-to-end processes, Tony Trexler will be focusing on Project Management and will report to Donny. This role perfectly aligns with Tony’s strengths, especially in an environment where there are many rapid changes. Tony will be laser focused on strategic projects across the business and will be working cross-functionally to implement solutions, drive performance and monitor the effectiveness of strategic initiatives.
We are also happy to announce Kris Boswell has joined the company as Vice President of Finance. Kris comes to us with many years of business and financial experience. In this role, Kris will be responsible for providing leadership and guidance to the organization’s financial operations and ensuring they are aligned with our business strategy. Kris will be reporting directly to John Leslie, our Chief Financial Officer.
Our commitment at CG, CAT and CAW is to provide the highest level of service to our customers. We pride ourselves with having Timely Customized Solutions, Personal Touch and being Data Driven. We are confident that matching our structure to our strategy will best position us to drive new growth and exceed our customers’ expectations. The changes announced today will help us further develop our talent, create opportunities for our associates and continue to evolve our business.