Volume 8, Issue 7 - July/August 2007
Ones to Watch
Jamison brings 15 years of experience in the building material industry and has worked for Georgia-Pacific and King Sash and Door. Most recently, he served as district manager of Florida for the Peachtree Cos. representing Vetter Windows and Peachtree Doors and Windows.
Urich Joins Keystone
Biesse America Names Weil Marketing Communications
Weil has 20 years of marketing communications strategic planning and management experience. Most recently he served as the president of Weil Marketing Communications (WMC) Inc., a full-service marketing communications agency, where he managed all aspects of the firm’s activities in the development and execution of corporate communications strategies. He is a graduate of Illinois State University and holds a bachelor’s degree in public relations.
Changes for Amesbury Group’s Engineering Department
Lisa Budde has been promoted to quality engineer for the door hardware division of the Amesbury Group. She is responsible for coordination of ISO and OSHA documentation and quality compliance.
Industrial Sales Corp. Hires Tom Miner
Bob Kushner Joins PTC
Thompson will lead the management and strategic direction of the firm. He previously served as Friedman’s chief financial officer.
“Mark’s leadership and direction have been a tremendous asset to Friedman,” says Mark Miller, chief operating officer of Constellation Software Inc., Friedman’s parent company, and chief executive officer of Friedman Corp. “We fully expect that to continue in the future as he ensures Friedman is well-positioned to take advantage of opportunities to continue our growth path.”
Prior to joining Friedman, Thompson was with System Software Associates and I.T.T. Corp. and also was internal audit manager for Chrysler Corp.. Thompson holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Iowa, a master’s degree in accounting from the University of Arizona, and a master’s in business administration from the University of Phoenix. He and his family reside in Highland Park, Ill.