Chicago, IL (PRWEB) June 22, 2004
Joseph McElmeel, Chairman and CEO of Brooke Chase Associates, Inc., is pleased to announce the promotion of a former placement to Vice President and General Manager of AK Specialty Vehicles, headquartered in Harvey, Illinois.
Edward Wajda, who joined AK Specialty Vehicles in January 2003 as Vice President of Operations, was promoted to Vice President and General Manager in January 2004. He was initially placed at AK Specialty Vehicles by Brooke Chase Associates, Inc. in January 2003.
Mr. Wajda served as President of Asia and Middle East operations at Jacuzzi Whirlpool Bath, located in Dallas, Texas. He also held positions at IMI Cornelius, FPM Analysis, MDA Scientific and General Instrument. Mr. Wajda graduated with a BS in Bio Engineering from DePaul University and an MS in Bio Engineering from Northwestern University. He later received his MBA in General Management from the University of Notre Dame in 1992.
AK Specialty Vehicles is a subsidiary of Prime Medical Services, Inc. AKSV designs, engineers and manufactures specialty trucks, trailers and vans, concentrating on products geared for the mobile broadcast, homeland security, marketing, medical and military markets.
About Brooke Chase Associates, Inc.
Established in 1980, Brooke Chase Associates, Inc. is a boutique retained executive search firm with a specialization in the Automotive Industry. Brooke Chase Associates, Inc. has offices in Chicago, Charlotte, New York, San Francisco and Sarasota, FL. To request information about our services, please contact:
Joseph McElmeel, Chairman and CEO
Brooke Chase Associates, Inc.
Toll Free (877) 374-0039
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