“We are extremely pleased to have Kevin Yeazell leading W.M. Putnam into the future." John Copenhaver, Chairman of the Board
Bloomington, IL (PRWEB) July 25, 2010
W.M. Putnam Company, a Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) provider, promotes former Chief Operating Officer, Kevin Yeazell, to President and Chief Executive Officer. In this position, Yeazell will be responsible for unifying the various lines of business under one brand and growing the organization into an international entity.
“We are extremely pleased to have Kevin leading W.M. Putnam into the future. For more than 60 years, we have been serving our clients in North America in a broad capacity. With Kevin’s guidance, we look forward to refining our offerings and better serving our customers in North America, while embracing the opportunity this global economy presents,” stated John Copenhaver, Chairman of the Board.
“I am excited to step into this leadership role,” noted Yeazell. “W. M. Putnam has a long and distinguished history that we will build upon. We have a tremendously talented staff, with myriad skills. I look forward to telling the W.M. Putnam story and fully leveraging those talents to help our customers and grow this company.”
Prior to joining W.M. Putnam in March, Yeazell held multiple executive positions throughout his more than 30-year career. Most recently he served as the vice president and general manager of two Sun Chemical divisions, Kohl Madden and Rycoline, a manufacturer of printing ink and pressroom supplies. In this role he executed both division's strategic growth plans, bringing innovative solutions to its diverse customer base.
Prior to that he was president of Handschy Industries, a manufacturer of ink and varnish for printing, as well as vice president, sales and marketing, for INX International Ink Co., Offset Division. Additionally, he worked for nine years at Flint Ink as national account vice president, and then vice president of sales, North America Offset Division. He began his career with Diconix, a Kodak company that manufactures ink jet printing systems, and also worked for National Business Systems and ChemeEquity, a subsidiary of H. B. Fuller.
About W.M. Putnam Company
W. M. Putnam Company, located in Bloomington, Illinois, is an innovative outsourcer of premise-related services to organizations who are expanding or renovating their network of branch, sales or retail facilities throughout North America. It provides corporate clients project management, procurement and logistics services so that all of the requirements necessary to open or upgrade offices, schools, retail stores, etc. are brought together in one package. Visit our website at http://www.wmputnam.com for more information.
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