promoted Larry Thau to executive vice president and chief technical
officer. A 35-year company veteran, he most recently was vice
president-engineering. Also, Jim Renner was promoted from director of marketing
and communication to vice president-marketing, responsible for the
Marketing and Construction Piping Services divisions of Victaulic worldwide.
Additionally, the company elevated Wayne Barefoot to chief financial officer
and Joe Savage to vice president-finance.
Retiring Ferguson CEO Frank Roach and his successor Kevin Murphy talk about the seamless leadership transition, the company’s future and views on the current marketplace. Read more stories in 2017 May Issue.