CoreCentric Solutions, Inc. Appoints John Alexander to Board of Directors
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEGlendale Heights, IL., May 4, 2011/PRNewswire—CoreCentric Solutions, an industry leader in in the remanufacture of electronic controls and reverse logistics, announces the appointment of John Alexander, President of the Americas Region at JohnsonDiversey, to its board of directors as of March 2011.
We are pleased to announce the addition of John Alexander to our board of directors,” said Badal R. Wadia, President & CEO of CoreCentric . “John’s extensive experience in the appliance industry will serve CoreCentric well as we continue to expand our portfolio of aftermarket service solutions into the appliance services segment.”
Alexander is currently serving as President of the Americas Region at JohnsonDiversey, a position he has held since October 2008.
Before joining JohnsonDiversey, Inc. John Alexander was Vice President and General Manager, New Business and Innovation, North America with Whirlpool Corporation. Prior to this assignment, in June 2006, he was named vice president and general manager, Brand Management which included all U.S.-branded businesses.
Alexander joined Whirlpool Corporation in 1986 in the cooking product engineering area. He relocated to company headquarters in Benton Harbor, Michigan, in 1989 and held a number of managerial positions in planning, merchandising and product development. In June 1993, he began a five-year assignment in Brazil managing several different areas including marketing, product development and international sales.
On his return to the U.S., he led the initiative to form a new Internet venture that Whirlpool invested in called Brandwise. He was then named vice president, strategic projects. In June 1999, he was appointed vice president, consumer loyalty. He was named general manager, National Accounts in early 2001.
A native of Marion, Ohio, Alexander holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Ohio Northern University and a master of business administration from The Ohio State University.
ABOUT CORECENTRIC SOLUTIONS
Founded in 1995, CoreCentric Solutions, formerly CG Industries, Ltd., has become a leader in Reverse Logistics Supply Chain Service Solutions. From its headquarters just outside Chicago, CoreCentric Solutions provides customized product and part lifecycle management and remanufacturing solutions to some of the largest U.S. retailers and the world’s major appliance manufacturers. The company is dedicated to partnering with its customers to provide the highest quality remanufactured parts and innovative value added sustainable service and logistics solutions available. For more information, visit us at www.CoreCentricSolutions.com.