JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Sept. 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Southeastern Aluminum Products announced today that its board of directors has appointed Patrick Dussinger as President and Chief Executive Officer.
"During this time of transformation there is no one more qualified to lead Southeastern into the future than Patrick Dussinger," said Scott Witt, Chief Financial Officer. "Patrick is a proven leader with a strong industry background, business vision, and the ability to bring people together. Patrick will bring renewed leadership to successfully implement our strategy and take advantage of the market opportunities ahead."
Prior to his role as Chief Executive Officer, Patrick served as the Regional Vice President of USI/Top Build. During his time as Regional Vice President of USI/Top Build, Patrick was responsible for executive leadership of all east coast contractor branches, along with three Distribution branches in Colorado and Utah.
Patrick Dussinger has been in the construction industry since 2002 and held a wide variety of leadership positions. He spent the past five years with USI, a leading installer of Insulation and Specialty Products, including Shower Doors, Mirrors, and Shelving. In that capacity, he served as part of an executive team that completed two successful private equity exits and grew the sales of the company by more than 30%. He directed a game-changing technology project that automated scheduling, routing, and routine data entry tasks, in addition to supervising USI's east coast operations, and all of USI's distribution business. Mr. Dussinger was also involved with M&A activities, including diligence and subsequent integration, and completed four acquisitions over a three year period.
Prior to USI, Patrick spent 11 years with Interline Brands. While at Interline he was instrumental in the creation of the Supply Works program, which focuses on adding value by getting customers out of the inventory ownership and management business. Mr. Dussinger also led a 300+ person sales force that included both inside and field sales reps and was responsible for more than $300MM of annual sales.
SOURCE Southeastern Aluminum Product