Almo Corporation announced today that former Samsung Electronics North American President and CEO Tim Baxter has joined the Almo Advisory Board.
The Almo Advisory Board’s primary functions are to provide experienced counsel on business direction, unbiased insights and ideas from an outside perspective, and support of new business development.
“Tim brings decades of leadership success and has cultivated expertise in a wide range of areas, particularly Almo’s four core businesses – appliances, consumer electronics, Pro A/V and housewares – which enables him to provide a very unique perspective to our board,” explained Warren Chaiken, president and CEO of Almo Corporation in a statement. “Bringing Tim’s voice to the Almo Advisory Board is sure to result in a wealth of new ideas that help accelerate the goals of the board and benefit all Almo shareholders, from our employees and suppliers to our distribution partners and the overall industries we serve.”
For over 35 years, Baxter has excelled in managing and scaling businesses and teams, complexity, crisis management, technology, leadership, change management, board roles and giving back.
“The Almo culture of family, integrity, innovation and teamwork has been a smart and successful business foundation that has served the company and its communities well for many years,” said Baxter in a statement. “As I transition to board- and advisor-related roles, I could not be happier to join the Almo Advisory Board. I look forward to working closely with the great leadership team at Almo to help create new opportunities for continued growth and success.”
Almo Corporation is a leading independent distributor of appliances, consumer electronics, Pro A/V equipment and housewares in the nation. Almo operates nine regional distribution facilities with over 2.5 million square feet of warehousing.