NEW YORK, July 28, 2016 — Tingley Rubber Corporation, a world leader in the manufacture of Personal Protection & Equipment (PP&E) for use in harsh and/or hazardous environments, has nominated and elected Anita Allen, as an independent board director. Epsen Fuller Group led the search for the appointment of a new director that would bring diversity of thought and a strong financial background.
Founder & CEO of Allen Advisory Group, a boutique management consultancy, Anita formerly was a consulting partner at KPMG, a ‘Big Four’ professional services firm, where she was a practice leader with P&L responsibility driving product development and revenue in services including World Class Finance and Global Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solutions across several industry sectors.
Allen currently serves on the Board of Directors of Currant, Inc., a technology startup platform and is Director and Treasurer of National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) New Jersey Chapter. She is an active member of the Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association (HBA), Executive Women of New Jersey (EWNJ), and the Women’s President Organization (WPO). She is a former trustee and Past President of the Board of The Center for Hope and Safety and currently serves on the Advisory Board of YWCA Bergen County.
Thomas Fuller, Epsen Fuller CEO & Managing Partner and Tingley Independent Board Director, notes, “In Anita, we were able to find just what we needed for Tingley’s next stage of growth. Her passion for collaboration, business process improvement, organizational change and performance effectiveness are truly unparalleled. She will bring invaluable diversity of thought as well as a very strong background and experience to the Tingley Board.
Bruce McCollum, Tingley Chairman & CEO, is glad to welcome Ms. Allen to the Tingley Board. “Anita’s work with the NACD and her advocacy for diverse boards and good governance was truly impressive to us. Her strategic and financial acumen will add substantial value to the organization.”
Commenting on her recent appointment, Ms. Allen remarks, “I am beyond impressed with Tingley’s long legacy of excellence in their space, and honored to have been chosen as a board member of this organization. I am very much looking forward to helping Tingley make great strides in whatever way I can!”
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