BRYAN, OH—Anderson & Vreeland, Inc. and its affiliated companies have reorganized management along functional lines of responsibility to position the company for further growth and expansion. The reorganization affects all of the domestic businesses of Anderson & Vreeland Distribution, Nova Polymers and The Provident Group as of Aug. 1.
Darin Lyon has been appointed executive vice president of Anderson & Vreeland, Inc., a newly created position where he is responsible for sales, marketing, customer service, national accounts, technical support, sales and manufacturing of AVantage liquid photopolymers, and research/development functions of the businesses. Lyon formerly served as vice president and general manager for Anderson & Vreeland since 2008.
Drew Elisius has been appointed to the new position of executive vice president of Anderson & Vreeland, Inc. and is responsible for operating functions of the businesses, including Nova Polymers, The Provident Group, A&V Engineering, purchasing, product and raw material procurement, and warehouse/distribution. In addition, AV Canada and AV Mexico will report to Elisius, who formerly served as vice president of operations for Anderson & Vreeland, Inc.
Lyon and Elisius will report to Howard B. Vreeland, who now serves as chairman and CEO of Anderson & Vreeland, Inc. “This reorganization is a natural transition, expanding the roles of executive management to position A&V for continued growth and expansion. It also recognizes key individuals that have contributed to the company’s growth in recent years,” said Vreeland.
Thomas O. Gavin will transition from his position as president/CEO of Anderson & Vreeland, Inc. and provide direct support to executive management in their expanded roles. Gavin will continue to serve as an active member on Anderson & Vreeland’s board of directors with continued responsibility for all accounting and financial functions of Anderson & Vreeland and its affiliated businesses, including AV Canada and AV Mexico.