ALTENLOH, BRINCK & CO. US, INC.® (ABC US), announced that Jason A. Beals has been named Chief Executive Officer of ABC US. Providing transition support is Nikolas Dicke, who has been acting Chief Executive Officer for the last five years and was recently announced as Chief Executive Officer of ALTENLOH, BRINCK & CO. Group. In addition to the appointment of Beals as CEO, Allyn Luce, formerly the Vice President of Manufacturing for ABC US has been named Chief Operating Officer for the company.
“I am delighted to announce Jason Beals as our new Chief Executive Officer and Allyn Luce as our Chief Operation Officer. Both Beals and Luce are long-time leaders within ABC US and are highly involved within our communities. Local leadership and our commitment to our employees and customers will lead to continued success for our business as well as building strong partnerships between ABC US and Northwest Ohio, supporting our community to be an attractive place for residents to live and work in our region,” says Dicke.
As a fifteen-year veteran with ALTENLOH, BRINCK & CO., Beals joined TRUFAST® in 2006 starting in finance after graduating from Miami University. Over his tenure, Beals has held various direct and indirect supervisory and leadership roles within the organization and has helped to guide the company’s excellent track record of driving transformation within the commercial roofing industry through the commercialization of high-quality, engineered fastening solutions. As President for TRUFAST and Chief Financial Officer for ABC US, Beals has been instrumental in successfully helping drive the company’s growth, quadrupling the business in size, adding more than 200 jobs, and leading the acquisition of what is now TRUFAST Walls in 2017, all while maintaining its family-owned, people-focused culture.
Luce has been with ABC US for over 20 years, after graduating from Albion College, and has held various supervisory and leadership roles across the operations and supply chain footprint during his tenure. Previously, Luce was the Vice President of Manufacturing where he was instrumental in establishing technological advancements to drive operational excellence, state-of-the-art manufacturing, and automation throughout the entire production processes enabling ABC US to now manufacture and distribute over 200 million fasteners each month. As Chief Operating Officer, Luce will guide the operations including sourcing, manufacturing efficiency and capacity, distribution, planning and logistics, and information technology across the company.