Atlanta, GA, February 18, 2012 --(PR.com
)-- Cardiff Holdings Corporation, formed in 2006 through the acquisition and combination of two leading card personalization and fulfillment companies, Source One Direct and Shoreline Business Solutions, announced D. Gordon Strickland as its new Chief Executive Officer, effective February 15, 2012.
Strickland brings 40 years of senior management experience most recently serving as President and CEO as well as a member of the Board of Directors of Ampex Corporation, a manufacture of data recorders for the defense and aerospace industries.
“We are excited to have Gordon’s experienced leadership direction at Cardiff,” Chairman of the Board, Wright Ohrstrom, stated. “His history of delivering positive results in a variety of different industries will be a strong asset to our company’s future.”
Before joining Cardiff Holdings, Strickland was President and CEO of Kerr Group, a $450 million publicly traded manufacturer of glass containers and plastic packaging with more than 2,500 employees. Strickland also co-founded Capitol Wire, Inc., an internet based news and information service, which was later sold to The Associated Press. Additional leadership positions included serving as the Chairman, President and CEO of Medical Resources, Inc., a provider and operator of medical diagnostic imaging centers, and MCSi, Inc., a provider of integrated audio-visual and other computer technology products.
Presently, Strickland serves on the Board of Directors at Outlook Group, Ampex Corporation, and Cardiff Holdings Company. Earning his BA degree from Yale, and MBA from The Wharton School of Business, Strickland began his career serving as an officer in the US Navy.