BUFFALO, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 28, 2017--
Gibraltar Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq: ROCK), a leading manufacturer and
distributor of building products for industrial, infrastructure,
residential, and renewable energy and conservation markets, today
announced the promotion of Jeffrey Watorek to Vice President, Treasurer
and Secretary, effective April 1, 2017. Mr. Watorek, currently Director
of Financial Planning & Analysis, will succeed Timothy Murphy, who was
recently appointed Chief Financial Officer.
“Jeff brings a deep understanding of Gibraltar’s business drivers and
demonstrated financial expertise to his new role,” said Chief Financial
Officer Timothy Murphy. “Jeff has been a key player in driving the
analysis required to implement our 80/20 initiatives and in prospecting
our M&A targets. His leadership will be an important asset as we
continue implementing our four-pillar strategy towards sustainable
Mr. Watorek, age 37, joined Gibraltar as Manager of External Reporting
in 2008 and in 2012 he was appointed Director of Financial Planning &
Analysis. His experience at Gibraltar includes budgeting and
forecasting, managing the Company’s real estate portfolio, as well as
valuation and due diligence of prospective M&A targets.
Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Watorek served as a Manager at Ernst &
Young. He holds a BA and MBA from Canisius College.
Gibraltar Industries is a leading
manufacturer and distributor of building products for industrial,
infrastructure, residential, and renewable energy and conservation
markets. With a four-pillar strategy focused on operational improvement,
product innovation, acquisitions and portfolio management, Gibraltar’s
mission is to drive best-in-class performance. Gibraltar serves
customers primarily throughout North America, and to a lesser extent
Asia. Comprehensive information about Gibraltar can be found on its
website at www.gibraltar1.com.
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