FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 22, 2016
Contact: Darrel Berry, Marketing Communications Manager
Hanson Professional Services Inc.
CEO Pecori elected chairman, Ball elected president of Hanson
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — Hanson Professional Services Inc.’s board of directors has elected CEO Sergio Pecori, P.E., as chairman of the board and Markets Leader Jeff Ball, P.E., as president.
The change marks a transitional phase for the firm’s leadership as the company plans for future senior-level executive retirements.
Directors of Hanson’s holding company, Hanson Group Inc., include Pecori, chairman and CEO; Ball, president; Kirk Brown, P.E., senior policy adviser; John Coombe, P.E., S.E., vice president and secretary; Robert Cusick, P.E., S.E., vice president; Jo Ellen Keim, CPA, vice president and treasurer; and Eugene Wilkinson, P.E., S.E., chairman emeritus.
The board of directors for Hanson Professional Services Inc. includes Pecori, chairman and CEO; Ball, president; Coombe, executive vice president, chief operating officer and secretary; Cusick, executive vice president and chief technical officer; Keim, executive vice president, chief financial officer and treasurer; Wilkinson, chairman emeritus; and John McCree, P.E., senior civil engineer.
Hanson is a national, employee-owned consulting firm providing engineering, planning and allied services. The firm’s corporate headquarters is located at 1525 S. Sixth St., Springfield, IL 62703. The office may be reached by phone at (217) 788-2450.