OMG, Inc., a manufacturer and supplier of innovative fasteners, adhesives, drains and tools for use in construction and commercial roofing applications, has realigned its management team to drive continued growth.
OMG, Inc., a manufacturer and supplier of innovative fasteners, adhesives,
drains and tools for use in construction and commercial roofing applications,
has realigned its management team to drive continued growth.
Under the new organizational structure, Tom Wagner has been named senior
vice president of business development, John Ashe has been named vice president and general
manager of FastenMaster and Josh
Kelly has been named vice president and general manager of OMG Roofing Products.
All report directly to Hubert McGovern, OMG president and CEO.
“We are at a juncture where satisfying customer needs and diversifying
our business requires more bandwidth,” said McGovern. “These changes give us the
focus necessary to enhance products and services that OMG Roofing Products and
FastenMaster provide, while at the same time enabling us to pursue opportunities
for growth in new markets with new products.”
In his newly created position, Wagner will serve as the gatekeeper for
new product and market initiatives, manage merger and acquisition opportunities
for the company, and strengthen the corporate strategic planning processes
related to growth.
Wagner has extensive experience at OMG with strategic planning and new
product/new market growth. He served successfully as senior vice president and
general manager of FastenMaster, and as senior vice president of sales and
marketing respectively for the Company. During his tenure, OMG realized
significant growth and profitability in both areas.
As the new vice president and general manager of FastenMaster, Ashe will
focus on expanding opportunities in the home center channel, bringing new
products to market and enhancing customer relationships. He will also oversee
efforts to improve FastenMaster’s finishing and distribution
Ashe is an 18 year veteran of OMG, and served most
recently as vice president of sales for FastenMaster. Ashe achieved significant
success in this role by capitalizing on his previous experience as national
sales manager for FastenMaster and other previous sales roles in the Roofing
As vice president and general manager of OMG Roofing Products, Kelly is
responsible for sales, marketing and operations. He will focus on bringing
innovative new products to market to maximize the company’s existing market
position, and overseeing a global growth strategy.
Kelly most recently served as vice president of marketing for Roofing
Products. During his 19-year tenure with the company, Kelly has served as
marketing director, international sales manager, national account manager and
technical assistant for Roofing Products. He was instrumental in commercializing
several products, including the RhinoBond Induction Welding System.
“We are excited about the potential these moves offer in terms of growth
and an improved customer experience,” said Hubert McGovern. “Taking these
accomplished executives and better positioning them to focus on our future will
result in continued success for OMG.”