Cornerstone Building Brands Appoints New Senior Executives in Operations and Supply Chain
CARY, NC – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Cornerstone Building Brands, Inc. (NYSE: CNR) (the “Company”), the largest manufacturer of exterior building products in North America, today announced the arrival of Brigette Gage as a vice – Senior President, Supply Chain, and Keith Scherzer as Senior Vice President, Operations – US Windows Group to the Supply Chain and Operations leadership team under the leadership of James (Jim) Keppler, Executive Vice President, Operations.
Ms. Gage is responsible for providing leadership, direction and resource stewardship for supply chain functions across the enterprise. Working with the supply chain leadership team, Ms. Gage will foster collaborative and productive relationships to define and implement a multi-year strategic roadmap.
Ms. Gage has 25 years of experience in the aviation, energy, oil and gas industries, holding positions with high business impact including supply chain and supplier management, development processes, logistics, systems integrations and oversight of global teams. In her most recent role, Ms. Gage was the Digital Technology Center of Excellence Procurement Director for Baker Hughes.
Ms. Gage holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Wichita State University and an MS in Management from Friends University. She is based in Houston.
Mr. Scherzer will be responsible for the company’s US Windows manufacturing operations and will work in cross-functional partnerships to drive key operational initiatives.
Mr. Scherzer has nearly three decades of experience in a variety of manufacturing environments across multiple industries. Throughout his career, he has held positions of increasing influence and demonstrated his expertise in leading multi-functional business unit teams. Mr. Scherzer has extensive experience driving quality transformation, supply chain optimization and manufacturing excellence through the implementation of lean operating systems. In his most recent role, he was Vice President of Manufacturing Operations at Cabinetworks Group, Ann Arbor, MI.
Mr. Scherzer received a BA in Electrical Engineering from the University of Toledo and an MBA from Heidelberg College. He will be based in Cary, North Carolina.
“We are delighted to welcome Keith and Brigette to my leadership team,” said Jim Keppler, Executive Vice President, Operations. “Their unique combined experiences will further strengthen our industry expertise and help us continue to provide superior solutions in the communities where we live, work and play. ”
About Cornerstone Building Brands
Cornerstone Building Brands is the largest manufacturer of exterior building products for residential and non-residential low-rise buildings in North America. Based in Cary, North Carolina, we serve residential and commercial customers in the new construction, repair and remodeling markets. Our market leading product portfolio includes vinyl windows, vinyl siding, stone veneer, metal roofing, metal wall systems and metal accessories. Cornerstone Building Brands’ large, multi-channel distribution platform and broad national footprint includes more than 20,000 employees in manufacturing, distribution and office sites across North America. Corporate stewardship and environmental, social and governance (ESG) responsibility are deeply rooted in our culture, and we are committed to making a positive contribution to the communities where we live, work and play. For more information, visit us at www.cornerstonebuildingbrands.com