Pro Towels Adds Chuck Lang as Chief Financial Officer
Pro Towels, Pittsburgh, announced this week that Chuck Lang has joined the company as chief financial officer. Lang will oversee the finance, accounting and business development functions for Pro Towels; Richmond, British Columbia-based Kanata Blanket Company; and Camarillo, California-based Superior Decorating.
Prior to joining Pro Towels, Lang was chief financial officer for RYO Machine LLC and its affiliated companies. He was instrumental in developing its systems and processes, and new business development. In addition, he partnered with operations to improve the supply chain and product margins. The Wall Street Journal and NPR featured the company and its success.
"I believe Chuck's addition to the finance department will help take the company where we want to go as we continue to grow and evolve," said Kevin Nord, president of Pro Towels. "Having Chuck involved in the upcoming changes will help us continue to be one of the leaders in the industry."
Lang's prior experience includes a variety of finance and accounting leadership roles in New York Stock Exchange companies. Prior to RYO Machine LLC, he was director of finance and treasurer for one of the largest sign companies in North America. His experience also includes strategic planning, a division finance lead, risk management and controller positions.
He holds a master's degree in business from the J.L. Kellogg School of Business from Northwestern University with concentrations in marketing, finance and management policy. He also obtained a Bachelor of Science degree from Miami University (Ohio) with concentrations in accounting, finance and economics. In addition, he achieved the certifications of certified public accountant and certified treasury professional.
"I am excited to join a growing company that is the leader in its categories," Lang said. "I look forward to partnering with operations, sales and marketing to achieve our short-term and long-term growth prospects."
For more information on Pro Towels, visit www.protowels.com.