Strategic Leadership Appointments Continued

Brian Deveaux - Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of FinanceFebruary 6, 2017 – North Berwick, Maine – Maine’s own seating manufacturer, Hussey Seating Company, continues leadership transitions with a promotion to Jaimie Rowe and new hire, Brian Deveaux. The 182 year old family owned company is completing senior leadership after the passing of President and CEO Timothy B. Hussey and the retirement of VP of Sales and Marketing, Jack F. Rogers. 

Brian Deveaux, now Hussey Seating Company Chief Financial Officer and VP of Finance fills the vacancy created by former CFO, Gary Merrill, who was named President and CEO. Deveaux has been a part owner of Leaders LLC, a full service mergers and acquisitions advisory firm. Prior to forming Leaders, Brian was Chief Operating Officer and CFO of Seabrook International, a manufacturer of surgical instruments. Hussey Seating Company worked with Leaders LLC during the acquisition of Clarin Seating. Deveaux holds a BA in Math and Economics from Bowdoin College.

Jaimie Rowe - Vice President of Engineering and Information TechnologyJaimie Rowe returned to Hussey Seating Company in 2015 as Director of Information Technology before being promoted to VP of Engineering and Information Technology. Rowe previously worked for Winxnet, an IT consulting and outsourcing firm, as Senior Vice President and General Manager. He also held a variety of leadership positions at Hussey Seating Company from 2000-2013 such as Director of Demand and Supply and Director of IT and Order Management. Rowe received his MBA from Husson University.

For more information on Hussey Seating Company senior leadership please visit /leadership

About Hussey Seating Company

A family-owned company founded in 1835, Hussey Seating Company is a world leader in developing and manufacturing seating solutions for the sports and entertainment, education, and worship markets. Hussey's high quality range of seating includes fixed polymer and upholstered chairs, telescopic platforms, telescopic gym seating (traditionally known as gym bleachers), and portable folding chairs.


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