Elkhart, Ind,-based Patrick Industries Inc. announced today (March 4) that Jeffrey M. Rodino, executive vice president of sales and operations, has been promoted to the position of COO.
“Jeff has provided exceptional sales and operational leadership during his tenure with Patrick and has been instrumental in embedding the linkage between our business units and our customer base,” said Todd Cleveland, Patrick president and CEO. “Jeff has a solid track record of cultivating deep and valued relationships as well as executing on our organizational strategic agenda as we strive to provide the highest quality products and services to our customers and further drive shareholder value.”
Rodino stated, “The dedication and support of the Patrick team members over the past several years has been truly inspiring, and I’m both excited and honored to be a part of this exceptional organization as we continue on our path to be the market leader in the innovative products and services we bring to our customers in all of the markets that we serve.”
Prior to assuming the position of executive vice president of sales and operations in December 2011, Rodino, 42, served as vice president of sales for Patrick’s Midwest division since August 2009. Rodino also served in a variety of top-level sales and marketing roles after joining Patrick in 2007 and has over 19 years of experience in serving the recreational vehicle, manufacturing housing and industrial markets in various capacities.
Patrick Industries is a major manufacturer of component products and distributor of building products serving the recreational vehicle, manufactured housing, kitchen cabinet, household furniture, fixtures and commercial furnishings, marine and other industrial markets, and operates coast-to-coast through locations in 11 states.