Bob Barker Company appoints Jeff Hale as Chief Operations Officer
|By Bob Barker Company Inc
Fuquay-Varina, NC – November 1, 2007 – Bob Barker Company recently announced the appointment of Jeff Hale to the role of Chief Operations Officer (COO).
Jeff comes to the Bob Barker Company with more than 20 years of experience in operations involving purchasing, information technology, inventory control, distribution, manufacturing, transportation and logistics. He has served in executive operational roles from senior Manager of Purchasing/Materials Operations at McDonnell Douglas up to COO of Dorel Industries and Berkline/Benchcraft.
“I am extremely excited to have Jeff join Bob Barker’s executive leadership team, where we will benefit immensely from his experience, proven record of success and passion for streamlining operations,” said Robert Barker, President of Bob Barker. “While Jeff has worked in organizations as large as Honeywell Consumer Products and Fidelity Investments, he has spent the majority of his career in smaller mid-size businesses like Bob Barker, helping them effectively service their customers during times of growth. Jeff is an excellent fit with the Bob Barker Company culture and we feel strongly that as COO he will help lead our company to achieve our vision, mission, and strategic plan of the business.”
Jeff has a mechanical engineering program background with a mathematics degree from State University of New York in Brockport, NY and a MBA from Pepperdine University in Malibu, CA.
In the business for over 35 years, Bob Barker Company, Inc., offers the broadest product line and the largest inventory of detention supplies in the country to federal, state, and local government agencies and select businesses. Bob Barker’s corporate headquarters and primary distribution center is located in Fuquay-Varina, NC, with a state-of-the-art distribution center in Ogden, Utah.
Greta Roach, Marketing Manager
Bob Barker Company, Inc.