COO Moves this week include:
|Account Control Technology Holdings, Inc.||Access||Isodiol International Inc.|
|Chuy’s Holdings, Inc.||VXI Global Solutions||Healogics®|
|Etsy, Inc.||Tom’s Urban||RoadSafe Traffic Systems|
|Florida Community Care||Advanced Onion, Inc.||New Jersey Resources|
|HBM Holdings||Matthews Asia||Achillion Pharmaceuticals, Inc.|
|Mitsubishi Electric Trane HVAC US LLC||Flume Health, Inc.|
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Account Control Technology Holdings, Inc. [WOODLAND HILLS, CA] announced Chad Benson as the Chief Operating Officer. Benson officially joined ACT Holdings effective, September 4, 2018. Most recently, Benson served as the Chief Executive Officer at CBE Companies. Prior to joining CBE Companies, Benson directed and managed a multimillion division at Capital One.
Access [SULPHUR SPRINGS, TX] has appointed Davin Marceau to the newly created position of Chief Operations Officer. Marceau arrives at Access following a successful tenure as Vice President of Operations for a home services consulting firm.
Isodiol International Inc. [VANCOUVER, BC] (CSE: ISOL) announced that its general counsel for M&A, Corporate and Securities, Patrick Ogle has been appointed as the Company’s Chief Operating Officer and as a member of its Board of Directors.
Chuy’s Holdings, Inc. [AUSTIN, TX] (NASDAQ: CHUY) announced that John Mountford has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer, effective September 11, 2018. Mountford has served as the Company’s Vice President of Culinary Operations since 2016. Mountford joined the Company in 2010 and served as an Area Supervisor of Operations from 2010 to 2013 and as a Director of Culinary Operations from 2013 to 2016. Prior to joining the Company, Mountford was with Sam Seltzers Steak House from 2006 to 2010. Mountford served as President and Chief Executive Officer from 2007 to 2010 and Vice President of Operations from 2006 to 2007. Prior to Sam Seltzers, Mountford served in various operational leadership positions, including Vice President of Culinary Operations for Cooker Bar and Grill, and Director of Culinary Operations for Houston’s Restaurants.
VXI Global Solutions [LOS ANGELES, CA] announced that Executive Vice President Jared Morrison has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer. Morrison joined VXI in early 2014 as Senior Vice President of Philippine Operations.
Healogics® [JACKSONVILLE, FL] announced that it has appointed Michael Fogarty to serve as Chief Operating Officer. Fogarty will be replacing Greg Martin who will be retiring at the end of this year. Fogarty is an accomplished leader with over 30 years of experience in the healthcare and financial services industries, including his most recent position with UnitedHealth Group® as the Senior Vice President, Operations Global Quality.
Tom’s Urban [DENVER, CO] announced the appointment of Shannon McNiel as President and Chief Operating Officer. McNiel was most recently a Market Partner with Texas Roadhouse. Prior to that, McNiel held an executive leadership role with Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen.
Florida Community Care [MIAMI, FL] has appointed David Rogers as executive director and chief operating officer. Prior to assuming his current position with FCC, Rogers was managing principal of Health Management Associates Medicaid Market Solutions. Prior to joining HMA, Rogers served as AHCA’s assistant deputy secretary for Medicaid operations.
New Jersey Resources [WALL, NJ] (NYSE: NJR) announced the appointment of Stephen Westhoven as president and chief operating officer of NJR, effective October 1, 2018. Westhoven was promoted to executive vice president and COO of NJR on November 14, 2017. Prior to that, Westhoven served as senior vice president and COO of NJRES and CEV from October 2016 to November 2017, and senior vice president of NJRES from May 2010 to September 2016. Westhoven joined the Company in 1990.
HBM Holdings [ST. LOUIS, MO] announced that it has approved the appointment of C. Anderson (“Andy”) Fincher as President and Chief Operating Officer. Fincher most recently served as President and CEO of Dover Engineered Systems, a diversified business unit of Dover Corp. Fincher began his career at The Heil Company in Chattanooga, TN. In 2009, Fincher was named Executive Vice President of Dover Industrial Products, and in 2014 he became President and CEO of Dover Engineered Systems.
Achillion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. [NEW HAVEN, CT] (NASDAQ: ACHN) announced the appointment of Paul Firuta to the position of Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. Firuta joins Achillion from uniQure N.V. where he held the position of Chief Commercial Officer. Prior to uniQure, Firuta was President of U.S. Commercial Operations at NPS Pharmaceuticals. Over the course of his career, Firuta has held various leadership roles at biopharmaceutical companies including: Vice President and General Manager, Americas at ViroPharma, Inc. leading the U.S. commercial operations for CINRYZE and VANCOCIN. Additionally, Firuta was Vice President, Managed Markets at LEV Pharmaceuticals and Executive Director National Accounts at OraPharma.
Mitsubishi Electric Trane HVAC US LLC [SUWANEE, GA] announced that Mark Kuntz has been promoted to COO. Kuntz joined Mitsubishi Electric US, Inc.’s Cooling & Heating Division in 2010 and previously held positions in sales, marketing, product development, engineering and administration.
Flume Health, Inc. [NEW YORK] announced that Kevin Schlotman has joined the company as Chief Operating Officer.Prior to joining Flume Health, Kevin served as Director of Operations at Benovation. Kevin also serves as chairman of the Society of Professional Benefits Administrators.