ST. LOUIS, MO, April 29, 2014 -- French Gerleman announces it has hired Tim Sasek as vice president of finance. He will be responsible for the company’s accounting, treasury, finance and tax operations.
Sasek brings more than 25 years of financial experience in both public accounting and private enterprises. Prior to joining French Gerleman, he held senior financial management positions at the St. Louis Regional Chamber and Alter Trading Corporation, and previously performed audit and business advisory services as a Certified Public Accountant with PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP. He earned a B.S. degree in accounting from Southern Illinois University, Carbondale.
“We are excited that Tim has joined the company,” said French Gerleman President Mike Stanfill. “His experience and leadership will be particularly valuable as we pursue additional growth opportunities and continued gains in quality and efficiency. Beyond his expertise in finance, Tim is a great cultural fit for French Gerleman and I’m confident that he will make an immediate impact.”
Sasek succeeds Walter Easter, who retired after a 30 year tenure with the company holding various financial titles.
About French Gerleman
French Gerleman is a leading regional supplier of profit-boosting automation, datacom, electrical, power transmission and safety products and services to the industrial, commercial and construction markets. A fifth generation, family owned business founded in 1923 and based in St. Louis, MO, French Gerleman has locations in Quincy, IL; Kansas City, KS; Columbia, MO; and Washington, MO. For more information, visit www.frenchgerleman.com.