INTREN announces the following structural and leadership changes designed to drive customer service, enhance its culture of safety and support sustainable growth.
The reorganization comes from a position of strength and represents the logical next step in the company’s ongoing efforts to align company business operations with its core growth strategies while at the same time maximizing value for our customers.
In an effort to continue its strategic growth of the company's services and accounts, the following positions have been announced:
- Executive Vice President of Business Development, Matthew Turk, has been named Executive Vice President of Operations and Business Development, assuming operational responsibilities. Turk, a 25-year veteran of INTREN, has been instrumental in the expansion of the company's utility services within the Midwest and East Coast markets.
- Mike McArthy, Senior Vice President of Support Services & Chief Financial Officer, has expanded his leadership responsibilities to oversee the company's Project Controls group, in addition to Finance and Administration, Human Resources, Contracts, Fleet, Supply Chain, and Information Technology. Most recently, McArthy was awarded the prestigious 2015 Chicago CFO of the Year® for Mid-Size Private Companies.
- Jeff Nauman, former Director of Account Performance for INTREN, has become Vice President of Gas Operations. Nauman, an 11-year INTREN employee, was the Account Manager for the ComEd account prior to moving to Business Development in 2012. Prior to coming to INTREN, Nauman worked as an Alliance Manager for ComEd (5 Years), and has also worked in Project Controls for Raytheon Engineers & Constructors in the nuclear power industry (12 Years).
- Brenda Gunnink was promoted to Account Manager of the Midwest Region North/West and will now oversee all major INTREN utility and municipal accounts in Wisconsin, Minnesota and Iowa. Based out of INTREN's New Berlin, Wisconsin office, Gunnink will manage all overhead, underground residential distribution (URD) and engineering design work for INTREN's Midwest-based clients. Entering the industry on the utility side, Gunnink worked for 10 years in operations, finance and contract management for one of Wisconsin's largest utilities and started at INTREN in 2013 working her way up the ranks from Project Manager, to Senior Project Manager, and now to Account Manager.
- James Althoff was promoted from Business Development Manager to Director of Business Development. Althoff's leadership and industry experience has demonstrated a deep commitment to meeting the needs of clients. He has been with the company for three years with previous experience in account management with Althoff Industries.
Additional organizational changes announced by the company include: Tim Ayers, currently the Director of Safety and Quality, to assume responsibilities for the Company's Environmental Compliance and Sustainability Programs. His Executive Assistant, Kiwanda Evans, was promoted to Environmental and Program Administrator to assist Ayers.
“We are grateful to all our clients for contributing to our success,” Loretta Rosenmayer, Founder & CEO said. “This reorganization is an important milestone as we continue to grow and build a bright future for INTREN.”