AWE RECRUITS CONTROLLER, BUILDS OUT FINANCIAL TEAM
Creative Manager, AWE
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April 30, 2018
AWE continues its growth with the placement of a new financial head, John Forbes, who will take the title of Controller at AWE.
“John Forbes was brought on to join the executive team at the company, helping to advise Todd Sager and myself on the financial side of strategies during our growth and entrance into new markets and lines,” stated Jesse Kramer, VP of Marketing at AWE
Forbes is responsible for managing the AWE P&L and being the new financial voice on the company’s executive team.
“AWE is an aggressive, growth-oriented organization, and I’m thrilled to be a part of it,” stated Forbes.
Prior to joining AWE, John was the Director of Finance at Bimbo Bakeries, the world’s largest baking company with operations in 32 countries. Before Bimbo Bakeries, John held the position of Financial Director at Clyde Bergemann Power Group, Financial Controller at Alstom Grid and Assistant Controller at Areva T&D. He graduated from Rowan University with a Bachelors of Finance, and has an MBA in Finance from South University. John lives in the Greater Philadelphia area with his wife, three-year-old, and brand-spankin' new baby. And he drives a big truck.
AWE is the authority in precision automotive engineering for enthusiast automobiles. From award-winning handcrafted performance exhausts to track-tested carbon fiber intakes to performance intercoolers, AWE innovates, designs, manufactures, and distributes AWE brand performance products globally through its preferred network of dealers, online and from its state-of-the-art headquarters outside of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Since 1991, AWE’s select team of researchers, engineers, innovators, fabricators, and drivers have introduced premium performance upgrades for some of the finest automobiles in the world.