COO Moves this week include:
|MidWestOne Financial Group||AdminaHealth||Procurement Advisors, LLC|
|Pretium Resources Inc.||Kidder Mathews||GTT Communications, Inc.|
|Agricor Laboratories and Botanacor Laboratories||Composite Technology International||Sachem Capital Corp.|
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MidWestOne Financial Group [IOWA CITY, IA] announced the appointment of Len Devaisher as President and Chief Operating Officer for both MidWestOne Financial Group and MidWestOne Bank effective July 27, 2020. Devaisher most recently was Old National Bank’s Wisconsin Region Chief Executive Officer. Devaisher is currently serving as Vice President of Resource Development for United Way of Dane County. Earlier in his career, Devaisher spent three years in Tanzania as Chief Operating Officer of Young Life Africa.
AdminaHealth [GREENWICH, CT] announced it has named Joan M. Asher to serve as Chief Operating Officer. Most recently the Founding Director of Paragon Fund Services, Asher’s roles have included Chief Operating Officer, Chief Financial Officer, and Chief Compliance Officer.
Procurement Advisors, LLC [ATLANTA, GA] has named William “Billy” Medof to the newly created position of Chief Operating Officer effective July 1, 2020. Previously, Medof served as the President of Georgia-Pacific Corrugated. Medof worked in a variety of strategic and executive positions at General Electric, Citigroup, Delta Air Lines and Georgia-Pacific.
Pretium Resources Inc. [VANCOUVER, BC] (NYSE: PVG) announced that Patrick Godin will be joining the Company as Vice President and Chief Operating Officer effective August 1, 2020. Godin will succeed David Prins, Pretivm’s Vice President, Operations. Most recently, Godin was President, Chief Executive Officer and Director of Stornoway Diamond Corporation, from January 2019 until June 2020. Prins joined Stornoway Diamond in May 2010 as Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. Prior to joining Stornoway Diamond, Godin acted as Vice President, Project Development for GMining Services Inc. (2008-2010), Vice-President of Operations for Canadian Royalties Inc. (2007-2008), and President and General Manager of CBJ-CAIMAN S.A.S. (2004-2007), a French subsidiary of Cambior Inc.
Kidder Mathews [SEATTLE, WA] has appointed the firm’s President & COO, Bill Frame, to CEO, and Brian Hatcher, former Regional President of Brokerage, to President & COO. Hatcher, the firm’s new President & COO, has been with the firm 23 years, nine of them as President of Brokerage.
GTT Communications, Inc. [MCLEAN, VA] (NYSE: GTT) announced that Don MacNeil has joined the GTT leadership team as chief operating officer. Prior to joining GTT, MacNeil was chief executive officer at FiberLight, after having served as COO. MacNeil has held several executive leadership roles over his career including COO, CMO and head of customer operations for XO Communications. MacNeil also served as chief technology officer for EdgeConneX.
Composite Technology International [SACRAMENTO, CA] has announced that Bryan Settje has been named Chief Operating Officer. Settje joined CTI in 2015 as CTI’s Executive Vice President of Business Development coming from JELD-WEN where he completed a 23-year career.
Sachem Capital Corp. [BRANFORD, CT] (NYSE American: SACH) announced the appointment of Peter J. (“Pete”) Cuozzo as the company’s Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, effective July 1, 2020. Cuozzo has held cross-functional positions in information technology, finance, human resources, transportation/logistics, and sourcing at well-known companies such as GE, Sachem Capital Partners, Syngenta, HP, Stanley Black & Decker, Hess Corporation, and TBC Corporation. More recently, Cuozzo served as Chief Learning Officer and Vice President of learning, talent management, and organizational effectiveness.