Industry Veteran Richard Guinn Takes The Helm At Hycrete
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Founder David Rosenberg assumes Executive Chairman role with the growing company
CARLSTADT, N.J., March 2, 2010 – Richard Guinn has joined Hycrete as Chief Executive Officer. Richard comes to Hycrete with 35 years of management experience in the building envelope industry, bringing deep experience growing new building materials businesses.
Most recently Richard served as President of invelope, a division of CENTRIA, a leading architectural panel manufacturer. During his tenure there, he and his team created a new and innovative approach to building high performance exterior wall systems. He has also served as Vice President of Business Development. In that role he was responsible for company wide business activities, primarily focusing on creating new market enterprise market and product opportunities. During his years with CENTRIA, he served in various areas of the company’s sales and marketing operations. His role as Vice President of International Sales included significant emphasis on the Pacific Rim developing markets.
Richard serves as a member of the advisory board to Cradle to Cradle, the cutting edge certification program for sustainable materials. He was instrumental in securing the first-ever Cradle to Cradle certification for an exterior architectural product. He speaks frequently in construction industry forums regarding various topics relating to sustainability.
Richard earned his MBA from Temple University and a BS in Civil Engineering from the University of Illinois.
Hycrete founder David Rosenberg has assumed the role of Executive Chairman, and continues his leadership role in the world of sustainable innovation for the construction industry.