AmeriPride Advances Two Key Execs

Posted December 29, 2014 at 8:15 pm

AmeriPride Services, Minnetonka, MN, recently promoted two top executives, according to a news release. Wiz Wyatt has taken on a new role as vice president of strategic partnerships at the company’s corporate headquarters. In addition, Dave Rotman has accepted the position of vice president of supply chain.

Prior to his newly established role, Wyatt, who joined AmeriPride in 2006, served as the vice president of sales & marketing and the vice president of supply chain. In his newly established role, he’ll oversee developing and maintaining positive and mutually beneficial working relationships with industry, community and key vendor partners. Wyatt will report directly to President and CEO Bill Evans.

“Our ongoing success and growth will be directly supported by how well we develop and maintain our business relationships,” said Evans. “In many respects, we will continue building on the efforts of the supply chain team over the past three years.

Rotman joined AmeriPride in 2007 and has served in several roles, most recently as senior director of program management. He’ll support the continued improvement of AmeriPride’s supply chain systems and processes, delivering additional efficiencies in textile management and back-end operations. Rotman has been a strong contributor to the company and AmeriPride’s leadership team over the past seven years, according to Evans.

“Dave’s leadership of the company’s project management office, reporting, business intelligence and pricing functions over the past several years has led to significant technology and reporting capabilities which have directly contributed to improved profitability, customer service and internal alignment,” said Evans.