Ohio-based AFIMAC has strengthened its management team with the appointment of Ron Ritter as its new manager of crisis and disaster response services. The new hire follows a year of continued growth for the crisis and disaster response solutions leader. He assumes the position effective immediately.
In his new role, Mr. Ritter will lead business development and customer relations, serving IMAC’s diverse business clients across America. This will include performing specialized security assessments of client sites and developing recommendations for security enhancements, applying the correct, measured IMAC approach. In addition, Mr. Ritter will be IMAC’s principal liaison with businesses and senior management when it comes to servicing clients and selling IMAC’s crisis and disaster response services.
“Ron is a remarkably accomplished professional in crisis response, sales and operations and will be an asset to our crisis management team,” says IMAC President Peter Martin. “With Ron’s rich experience, industry accomplishments and deep operational skills, IMAC will certainly strengthen its ability to serve its clients and keep their businesses in business.”
Mr. Ritter’s security background includes almost 20 years with Vance/APT, leading operations at diverse sites including public utilities, steel mills, coal and copper mines, product distribution centers and paper product manufacturers.
Mr. Ritter has also served as an Asset Protection Team (APT) instructor in the U.S. and Canada, and has held several State Department of Criminal Justice Services and Department of Public Safety trainer certificates. In addition, he has served in the United States Army with 10 years active and 11 years reserve military service. His military experience includes military police training and performance assigned to strategic nuclear weapons support aircraft as well as reactive and custodial duty at a NATO nuclear weapons storage facility.
“It’s a real honor to join the IMAC management team, considering the company’s leading position in this market… something my decades of experience in the industry has well prepared me for,” says Ritter. “I’m excited about this new opportunity to bring IMAC’s exceptional suite of crisis and disaster response services to more businesses across North America.”
For more than 25 years, International Management Assistance Corporation (IMAC) has offered elite security, risk management and business continuity services to image conscious companies across North America. IMAC has partnered with their clients to protect people and property both during times of crisis and regular business operations. The company also offers an assortment of pre-crisis planning and premium security solutions to businesses representing nearly every industry.
For further information: Peter Martin, IMAC, 1-800-554-IMAC (4622)