August 8, 2013
QUANTUM REHAB AND PRIDE MOBILITY APPOINT NEW LEADER IN CONTINUED TRANSFORMATION TO REHAB AND RETAIL
Exeter, PA - August 8, 2013 - Quantum Rehab® and Pride Mobility Products® Corporation are pleased to announce the promotion of Chuck Finn to Chief Operating Officer (COO).
As COO, Mr. Finn will direct the development of Pride Mobility to ensure future growth through the attainment of short-term and long-term financial and operational goals. Mr. Finn will also oversee numerous departments throughout the company, including global manufacturing, quality, research and development, information technology, ecommerce, operational efficiency, business management, accounts receivable and payable, logistics, purchasing, supply chain management, and distribution.
"Chuck has tremendous business judgment and a common sense approach that benefit Quantum Rehab and Pride Mobility, and allows us to continually strengthen and grow our organization," said Scott Meuser, Chairman and CEO. "Chuck will be joining forces with senior management to continue Quantum and Pride's transformation as the U.S. complex rehab and retail mobility leader focused on excelling in quality product innovations and solutions, lead times, ease of doing business, and ultra-lean operational infrastructure."
With a bachelor's degree in organizational communication, Mr. Finn has worked for Pride since February 1998 in various management capacities. His early success was linked to setting up the company's distribution centers throughout the U.S. and leading numerous advances in parts shipping, production planning, and manufacturing engineering. Following his promotion in 2001 to Vice President, he worked to develop vendor relationships and oversaw Pride's domestic distribution centers and inventory management of international locations.
In June 2010, Mr. Finn became responsible for the oversight and direction of research and development as Senior Vice President, Supply Chain Management, and assumed administration of pricing, profitability, and forecasting in conjunction with business management. Mr. Finn was named Executive Vice President, Product Advancement and Supply Chain Management, in August 2012. In this capacity, Mr. Finn assumed leadership of the company's financial statements, operations, and overall direction of the information technology team.
Pride Mobility Products® Corporation is the world's leading designer and manufacturer of mobility products including Jazzy® Power Chairs, Pride® Mobility Scooters, Pride® Lift Chairs, and Pride® Lifts and Ramps. Quantum Rehab®, a Pride Mobility Products Corporation company, manufactures innovative, complex rehab solutions. The company, headquartered in Exeter, Pa., also has operations in Australia, Canada, Italy, the Netherlands, New Zealand, and the United Kingdom. Pride Mobility is dedicated to providing expertly designed, engineered, and tested products incorporating technologically innovative, intelligent features enabling customers to achieve their mobility goals.