FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
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MITY INC. PROMOTES FOUR EXECUTIVES
AS PART OF GROWTH STRATEGY
Newly named COO, President of Health Care Division, VP of Marketing and Director of Sourcing and Product Development to advance operational and marketing excellence, innovation and diversity companywide.
OREM, Utah — February 16, 2017 —MITY Inc., the parent company of MityLite, a global manufacturer of award-winning, highly durable furniture products for the commercial marketplace, today announced the promotion of four executive professionals. Christopher Galbraith was recently named as MITY’s Chief Operating Officer based in the Orem headquarters while Mike Gregory has advanced to President of MITY’s newly formed Health Care Division based in St. Louis, Missouri. A seasoned marketing professional with over eight years at MITY, Spencer Posey was named VP of Marketing and Brigitte Mailloux will oversee new and existing product lines as Director of Sourcing and Product Development for MityLite.
All four recently promoted professionals are members of MITY Inc.’s Executive Council and will report to MITY Inc.’s CEO John Dudash.
“Our company strategy has long been designed to form strategic business units supported by superior minds within our key channels of trade,” said Dudash. “All four of these newly promoted executive professionals have gone above and beyond both at MITY and in their previous roles to deliver exceptional results. I am thrilled to have Christopher, Mike, Spencer and Brigitte on the executive council and leading out as MITY expands its operations and product development offering over the next decade.”
Formerly an executive with Sealed Air Corporation, a Fortune 500 organization with multi-faceted manufacturing operations, Galbraith joined MITY Inc. as VP of Operations in October 2015. As Chief Operations Officer, Galbraith will continue to report to the MITY Inc.’s CEO, perform all of his current duties as well as extend his operations expertise to the new MITY Inc. Health Care division. Galbraith holds an undergraduate degree from Brigham Young University and an M.B.A from Harvard.
Gregory has been with MITY for two years. As President of MITY’s newly formed Health Care Division based in St. Louis, Missouri, he will continue to oversee business growth and manufacturing of BRODA Seating and the newly acquired Holsag Canada. Gregory will work closely with COO Galbraith and MITY Inc. CEO to expand the revenue channel in the healthcare sector.
A marketing professional with Mity Inc. for more than eight years, Posey has been labeled as one the brightest marketing minds in the company. As the new Mity Inc. Vice President of Marketing, he will advise on marketing strategy and execution across all Mity Inc. channels as well as directly support future acquisition strategy. An undergraduate of the University of Utah, Posey also received his M.B.A from Brigham Young University
Prior to joining MityLite in April of 2014, Mailloux spent eight years as Senior Product Manager for Kellwood where she was responsible for developing product lines under several national brands. As the newly created Director of Sourcing and Product Development for MityLite, she will be responsible for the development of MityLite’s current product lines as well as identifying new products and will report directly to the MITY Inc. CEO. Mailloux is a graduate of the International Academy of Fashion and Design in Montreal and McGill University.
Headquartered in Orem, Utah, MITY Inc. is the parent company of MityLite, BRODA Seating, and now Holsag Canada. MityLite is a global manufacturer of award-winning, professionally designed, highly durable furniture products including: ABS, aluminum, laminate, plywood, and linen-less folding tables; restaurant tables; banquet, folding, stacking, and restaurant chairs; portable dance floors; staging; and partitions. BRODA delivers a unique line of tilt-in-space positioning wheelchairs that have been improving people’s lives for more than 35 years. Holsag Canada is a manufacturer of chairs and casegoods focused on the senior living, healthcare, education and hospitality markets.
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