Press Release.


BBB Industries Hires a New Chief Financial Officer

November 14, 2012 – Morgan Samuels, a leading human capital consulting firm, has announced that William H. Read will be the new Chief Financial Officer of BBB Industries.  Morgan Samuels provides innovative and strategic services focused on identifying, attracting, and retaining top executive talent.

BBB is an industrial manufacturing company backed by the private-equity firm Windjammer Capital Investors.  Headquartered in Mobile, Alabama, BBB is a world-class manufacturer and distributor of aftermarket vehicle parts.  BBB’s unique platform provides non-discretionary and application-specific replacement parts, focusing on remanufactured starters, alternators, and power-steering products for virtually all domestic and imported cars and light- and heavy-duty trucks in North America.  BBB Industries is on an aggressive growth track and has annual revenues of several hundred million dollars.

Mr. Read has most recently been the Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Finance for Continental Motors in Mobile, Alabama.  Previously, he served in a similar position with Teledyne Continental Motors.  He has also worked for Toshiba, Buckeye Technologies and Columbia/HCA Healthcare Corporation.  Mr. Read earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Accounting from the University of Tennessee at Martin in Martin, Tennessee, and a MBA from the Massey Graduate School of Business at the University of Belmont in Nashville, Tennessee. He’s a Certified Public Accountant, a Certified Management Accountant, a Fellow in the Life Management Institute, and a Chartered Global Management Accountant.

About Morgan Samuels

Morgan Samuels is a leading human capital consulting firm dedicated to helping its clients realize their vision by identifying and solving their most mission critical human capital imperatives.  For over 45 years the firm has created and implemented breakthrough human capital strategies that impact companies at the organizational, team and individual levels.

Complementing its core competency in retained executive search, Morgan Samuels offers additional results-driven consulting solutions designed to unleash the power of human capital and revolutionize leadership performance.  Whether it’s through identifying, attracting and acquiring best-in-class talent, or developing, equipping and retaining existing critical talent, Morgan Samuels enables its clients to truly innovate, accelerate, and transform – instead of just perform.