Ware Malcomb has announced Lawrence R. Armstrong, who has served as CEO for 28 years, has elected to transition into the new role of chairman of Ware Malcomb. Kenneth Wink, a 25-year veteran of Ware Malcomb and current executive vice president, has been promoted to CEO, and Jay Todisco, current executive vice president who has been with the firm for 21 years, will assume the role of president. Ware Malcomb also announced the promotion of Matt Brady from regional vice president to executive vice president, and Tobin Sloane from chief financial officer to EVP/CFO. Armstrong, Wink, Todisco, Brady, and Sloane will also continue to comprise the Ware Malcomb Board of Directors.
“It has been the honor of a lifetime to have the opportunity to lead this incredible firm and its team of talented professionals for the past 28 years,” said Armstrong. “Together, we have grown Ware Malcomb from our foundation as a strong regional operation to a leading international design firm with a future that has never been brighter. As I hand over responsibility for day-to-day operations to the capable hands of our new leadership team, I look forward to continuing to serve the firm in my new role as chairman. Together with the additional contributions of seasoned executive team members, I know Ware Malcomb is poised for continued growth and success in this new decade, and beyond.”