Springfield, OH – The McGregor Metalworking Companies announced today that its Board of Directors has appointed Jamie McGregor as Chief Executive Officer effective immediately. Dan McGregor will assume the role of Executive Chairman and will continue to serve as the Chairman of McGregor’s Board. Additionally, Tom Wright has been named Chief Operating Officer of the company.
“McGregor Metal is at a pivotal point and this is the perfect time for Jamie to become McGregor’s next Chief Executive Officer,” commented Dan McGregor. “As a third generation owner, and someone who has been a part of the organization for more than 17 years, Jamie’s vision, strategic prowess and implementation track record is the perfect combination and exactly what McGregor needs as we enter our next chapter,” he added.
Mr. McGregor, 41, joined McGregor Metalworking in 2001 and has moved diligently through the company’s ranks. He most recently served as Vice President of Sales, leading the company’s effort to diversify the customer base and solidify critical customer relationships. “I am humbled and honored to have the opportunity to lead The McGregor Metalworking Companies,” said Jamie McGregor. “I can’t overstate the importance of the work we will do over the next few months as we address immediate key business opportunities, hone our strategic plan and clarify and communicate that plan to our employees, our customers, our suppliers and our shareholders,” Mr. McGregor continued.
Also today, McGregor Metalworking announced a new structure for its executive management team, all of whom will report to Jamie McGregor:
» Tom Wright is appointed as Chief Operating Officer.
» Pete Dame will continue to serve as Chief Financial Officer.
» Kara Williams is appointed Director of Human Resources.
» Dave Myers is appointed Director of Engineering.
» Alex Seder is appointed Director of Sales.
Since 1965 the McGregor Metalworking Companies have served as a contract manufacturer specializing in the production of metal stampings, configured blanks, machined parts, welded assemblies, and split steel pulleys to a variety of blue-chip customers. With four facilities in Springfield, OH, McGregor is a leader in the automotive, agriculture, lawn and garden, propulsion and health and fitness industries.
The McGregor Metalworking Companies
Mr. Alex Seder, 937-521-5321