News Release: 7/13/2020
NEWS RELEASE - For Immediate Release - 07.13.2020
Media/Marketing Contact: Sharon Kessinger
Ukrop’s Threads Appoints New President/CEO and Announces Key Promotions
Ukrop’s Threads is pleased to announce company leadership changes in response to Bill Biedenharn’s retirement on June 30. Biedenharn will remain on the company’s Board of Directors.
Jeff Ukrop returns to work in a family business after ten years of non-profit and consulting work. Ukrop replaces Biedenharn as President & CEO.
“What a unique opportunity to join Ukrop’s Threads! Bill and the team have established a great foundation of quality, innovation and service in providing uniforms, apparel and promotional goods to businesses and their employees throughout the country. I look forward to working with a talented team to build partnerships, leverage new technology and design attractive work apparel as we continue to deliver best in class customer experiences in the years to come,” said Ukrop.
In addition, Ukrop’s Threads promoted the following team members:
- Michelle Altic from Continuous Improvement Manager to Marketing Manager.
- Scott Debolt from National Sales Manager to Director – Corporate Accounts.
- Irina Howard from Director of Finance to Chief Financial Officer.
- Jeff Pierce from Director of Information Technology to Chief Information Officer.
- Stefanie Rogers from National Sales Manager to Vice President – Sales and Marketing.
About Ukrop’s Threads
Ukrop’s Threads is a Midlothian, VA-based supplier, manufacturer, and distributor of corporate apparel and uniform programs. They manage uniform fulfillment for over 1500 locations and 1,000,000 associates nationwide. Customers include multiple Fortune 500 companies, national convenience store chains, theme parks, quick-serve restaurants, and regional grocery store banners. With the capabilities of an international corporation but the approach of a boutique firm, Ukrop’s Threads is committed to providing an outstanding client experience. For more information, visit www.ukropsthreads.com.