DiversiTech Corp., a leading manufacturer and supplier of HVACR parts and accessories, announced today that it has hired Nicole Kroner, CPA, as Chief Financial Officer. Kroner will be responsible for the overall finance and accounting functions for the company. This includes: financial forecasting and analysis; general ledger and financial reporting; shared services implementation; treasury; tax strategy and compliance; and integration strategy and support, among other responsibilities. She will report to DiversiTech CEO Jim Prescott.
“Nicole brings the right mix of critical financial and human management skills to this vital position,” said Prescott. “Her proven success in driving financial value for private and public companies, along with her strategic and collaborative mindset are key assets that will further accelerate our continued growth and that of our customers.”
“The opportunity to contribute to such a diverse and growing company is a great opportunity. I am eager to begin the challenge and look forward to working with Jim and the rest of the great people at DiversiTech,” said Kroner.
Kroner will also support the company’s core mission of helping its customers simplify the way they work through streamlined order processing, easy-to-meet shipping and product minimums, and greater access to a wider selection of products. This mission, coupled with best-in-class customer service, is designed to drive greater business-generating opportunities for DiversiTech’s customers. The company continues to develop new partnerships, expand existing ones and acquire relevant HVACR and electrical businesses to further its mission.
Kroner has more than 15 years of finance experience in a number of diverse industries. Before joining DiversiTech, she was the Head of Finance for Arysta LifeScience North America, a $400 million business unit of the global agrochemical solutions provider Arysta LifeScience.