Edgewater Technology names Jeffrey L. Rutherford interim CEO
Mr. Rutherford served as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Ferro Corporation, an international coatings and colors manufacturing business, from April 2012 to September 2016.
From July 2008 to April 2012, Mr. Rutherford served as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Park-Ohio Holdings Corp, an international industrial supply and diversified manufacturing business.
Mr. Rutherford served as the Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at UAP Holdings Corp. from October 2007 to June 2008.
At the time UAP Holdings Corp. was a publicly traded company that distributed agricultural inputs throughout North America. In 2008, UAP Holdings Corp. was acquired by Agrium Inc.
Previously, Mr. Rutherford served as the President, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer at LESCO, Inc., which at the time was a publicly traded company that distributed inputs to the professional turf industry, from 2002 to 2007.
He also served on the board of directors of LESCO, Inc., from 2006 to 2007. LESCO, Inc. was subsequently acquired by Deere & Co. in 2007.
Mr. Rutherford served as Chief Financial Officer and Senior Executive Vice President of OfficeMax, Inc., a retailer of office products and supplies, from 1997 to 2002, after having previously served as its Senior Vice President and Treasurer, from February to July 1997.
From 1983 to 1996, Mr. Rutherford worked at Arthur Andersen, a consulting and accounting firm.
Mr. Rutherford earned his Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and Accounting from Baldwin Wallace College.