Associated Materials Group Names New President and CEOMay 7th, 2014 by DWM Magazine
Associated Materials Group Inc. has appointed Brian C. Strauss as president and CEO and a member of its board of directors. Strauss served the past seven years as president and CEO of Henry Co., a privately held building materials company. He replaces interim CEO Dana Snyder who will remain on the company’s board of directors.
“Brian’s background in building products, his commercial and strategic skills and his ability to develop a strong team make him the ideal fit for us as the next chief executive at AMI,” said Erik Ragatz, chairperson of the company’s board of directors. “Brian’s focus will be to lead, further develop and execute AMI’s mission of becoming the premier provider of exterior building product solutions to professional contractors. We are confident that Brian’s proven leadership capabilities will mean great things for our organization and our dealer and distributor partners.”
“I am truly excited about the opportunity to use my building products experience to make an impact at AMI and continue its more than 65 years of growth and success,” said Strauss. “There is a large opportunity ahead for this company and my intent is to focus the talent and passion of the organization to drive operational excellence, superior service and an even greater focus on our customers.”