Tarkett has announced the appointment of Glen Morrison as president and CEO of its North American operations, effective May 4. Morrison will succeed Jeff Buttitta who is retiring from this position. Morrison will be a member of the Tarkett executive committee and based out of the company's North American Headquarters in Solon, Ohio.
Morrison joins Tarkett from Alcoa, a global lightweight metals leader, where he served as president of the $1 billion Building and Construction Systems (BCS) business, with 3,200 people in 12 countries. Under Morrison’s leadership, Alcoa BCS built a strong track record of performance, growing three times faster than the combined North American and European market through a combination of innovation and operational excellence. Morrison has spent the majority of his career in the building and construction industry working both in the U.S. and in Europe.
Buttitta will remain with the company as a senior strategy advisor for North America as well as being a member of Tarkett’s executive committee.
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