"Accuform is a special company. With our customer-first approach, talented tight-knit workforce, and broad product offering, the opportunity ahead of us is tremendous."
BROOKSVILLE, Fla. (PRWEB) January 30, 2018
Accuform today announced that it has appointed Rob Ogilbee as President, effective February 1, 2018. David Johnson will remain as the company’s Chief Operating Officer.
Wayne Johnson, CEO said, “Accuform is well positioned for growth, thanks to our exceptional leadership team, employees and best-in-class distributors. I’d like to thank my partner, and more importantly brother, for his contribution to the success of the company since its founding in 1976. Dave’s work ethic, innovation, manufacturing ingenuity, and commitment to Accuform are beyond compare.”
“I’m looking forward to working with Rob to shape business strategy and innovation,” said Johnson. “Rob is well qualified to champion our extraordinary culture with an ability to inspire and connect with others. Along with our leadership team, Rob will continue our tradition of being a distributor-minded manufacturer led by innovation, quality, and customer service that will always go beyond world-class.”
Rob is entering the role of President after serving as CFO. “I’m incredibly honored to serve as Accuform’s President,” said Rob Ogilbee. “Accuform is a special company. With our customer-first approach, talented tight-knit workforce, and broad product offering, the opportunity ahead of us is tremendous.”
According to Mitch Fein, VP, Global Sales, “The leadership team is extremely enthusiastic about this appointment. Wayne’s role as CEO and John Murphy’s as VP, Human Resources will continue Accuform’s legacy as a family business. Rob has 20+ years of experience in the food and industrial arenas coupled with a proven track record of success. Wayne, Rob, and I are committed to growing Accuform for the benefit of its employees, distributors, and end-user customers.”
Rob has excelled at leadership roles in his career in sales, customer service, and finance. Rob is a graduate of Flagler College and holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Franklin University.
As David Johnson steps his toe into retirement he will remain involved in the day-to-day business while taking more time to enjoy what life offers. David will continue to guide operations and mentor our production team, led by Stephanie Adams, Director, Plant Operations. David will also be heavily involved in new product engineering and development; one of many areas where Accuform excels and competitors mimic.