John Collins appointed CEO of JCM Industries
Collins has been promoted from Chief Operating Officer to the position of Chief Executive Officer.
Nash, Texas, March 28, 2016 -- JCM Industries, Inc. is delighted to announce the promotion of John Collins from Chief Operating Officer to the position of Chief Executive Officer. John is third generation of the JCM family, and began working in the production area during the summers from 1985-1989. In 1992 he entered into a full time position with the company sales team. In these past many years, John has served in a range of positions in the company. His groundwork of involved experience enables John to easily transition into the position to preserve JCM’s culture of innovation and service; sustain its solid corporate strategy for growth in specific markets and continue to advance the company for the future. In his position as JCM Industries, Inc. Vice President of Sales, John assembled a first class sales team, both inside and out, and positioned JCM as the benchmark for customer service in the pipe fittings industry.
“JCM is blessed that at this time of transition, that it has such a wealth of experience to mentor not only me, but all of us who find ourselves in new roles and facing new challenges,” said John.
John’s proven leadership background and business experience make him ideally suited to lead the next phase of the organization’s growth and success. This well-deserved promotion is the logical next step for the continuity of the JCM corporate family.
John's background includes a Bachelor's degree in Communications from Stephen F. Austin University. In addition to his success with JCM, his non-profit experience includes training and mentoring young people as well as extensive work with the special needs population in his community. John's memberships include the American Water Works Association, Water and Wastewater Equipment Manufacturers Association and Water and Sewer Distributors of America.
JCM Industries is the leading manufacturer of pipe fittings for the repair, connection and branching of all types and sizes of pipe with service to the water, wastewater, industrial, irrigation and process piping industries. JCM was incorporated in 1976 by James C. and Gladys Morriss with the vision of redefining the standard of service to the customer.