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YKK AP Announces Promotions


Walcott, Gould, Mathis, Wiid, Wynn
Walcott, Gould, Mathis, Wiid, Wynn

YKK AP America Inc. announced key promotions of its leadership team. 

What YKK says

“These promotions are true recognition of the continued hard work, dedication, and immense value that these leaders continue to bring to our evolving organization,” says Oliver Stepe, president and CEO of YKK AP America. “Strategically, these changes also reflect the increasing scale of our organization and set it up for future success. Each of these promotions are designed to place extra effort and emphasis on growing our existing commercial and residential businesses, while simultaneously strengthening our foundation to prepare for further scaling of our business.”

The promotions 

These organizational changes come on the heels of the addition of two division presidents, and the grand opening of the company’s new $125 million residential manufacturing facility in Macon, Georgia. 

The following promotions have been announced:

●      Toby Gould: Currently serves as Vice President, Finance, Gould will now serve as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.

●      Allen Mathis: Currently Senior Vice President, Operational Excellence, Matthis now takes on the additional role of Senior Vice President and Chief Operations Officer.

●      Jamilla Walcott: Currently serves as Director of Marketing & Product Management, Walcott has been promoted to Vice President, Marketing & Product Management.

●      Patrys Wiid: Promoted from her current position as Vice President, Organizational Excellence to Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer.

●      Key Wynn: Currently serves as Vice President, Corporate Counsel and will now take on the role of Vice President, General Counsel.