November 16, 2012
SJE-Rhombus®, an industry-leading control solutions provider, announces the retirement of Laurie Lewandowski, Chief Executive Officer, and the succession of David Thomas.
SJE-Rhombus®, an industry leading control solutions provider for nearly 40 years, announces the retirement of Laurie Lewandowski, Chief Executive Officer, and the succession of David Thomas. Mr. Thomas will assume the role of CEO in early December having previously held the position of President/Director of Standard Products for SJE-Rhombus. Mr. Thomas will continue SJE-Rhombus' commitment to providing customers with innovative control solutions thru SJE-Rhombus' business units, including: Sump, Sewage & Effluent Controls, Engineered Controls, Embedded Controls and Ceramic Filtration Solutions. SJE-Rhombus will continue its focus on providing excellent customer service, continuous improvement through lean operations and global expansion.
Laurie Lewandowski joined SJE-Rhombus 31 years ago and held a variety of positions while driving company growth and implementing the Employee Stock Ownership Plan. Laurie grew within the organization serving in many different roles including; President, Vice President of Marketing, Purchasing Director, IT Director and working in Production. Laurie began her career at SJE-Rhombus in a manufacturing assembly role. Laurie has seen the business grow from a garage assembly operation to a global business with six locations and become a 100% employee owned privately held company.