Lankford Joins GreenWood, Inc. as Senior Maintenance and Reliability Manager

Greenville, SC, August 19, 2015 --( GreenWood, Inc., an integrated maintenance, construction and workforce solutions provider, announces that Jim Lankford has been named Senior Maintenance and Reliability Manager for the company’s West Virginia Operations (WVO) at the Kureha site. In this role, Jim leads efforts for maintenance asset management, equipment reliability and availability optimization, continuous improvement and employee development.

Jim brings a balanced background of experience in plant operations, quality, productivity, maintenance and reliability, safety, Total Productive Maintenance (TPM), continuous improvement, and personnel development. His career has included responsibilities in the industrial, manufacturing and biotech markets with leadership positions at Corbion, Guardian Industries and Knauf Insulation.

"Having Jim in this role further enhances our site leadership team,” says Kenny Steen, WVO Manager for GreenWood, Inc. “He is a process-oriented manager with outstanding personnel skills. Jim proactively addresses issues logically and approaches situations systematically with the end result in mind. It is a pleasure to welcome him to Team GreenWood.”

Jim earned an A.A.B. degree in Global Business from the University of Phoenix and has completed business studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

About GreenWood, Inc.

GreenWood provides integrated maintenance, operations and construction solutions designed to extend the life of critical assets, influence operational efficiencies and deliver bottom line improvements for plants and facilities throughout the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic. We operate under a “Customer-Centered” philosophy where safety performance is always first and our flexibility to respond to customer needs is an ongoing priority. For more information, visit
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