Cascade announces significant changes in leadership

Robert C. Warren, Jr., will be retiring from his current position of Chairman of the Board and assuming the position of Director and Chairman Emeritus.

Andy Anderson will be retiring as Chief Executive Officer and assuming the position of Chairman of the Board. Andy began his career with Cascade in September, 1972. During his 47 year career, he held a number of ascending positions within Cascade, including Vice President – Material Handling Product Group, Vice President – International, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, and President and Chief Executive Officer.

Davide Roncari has been promoted to the position of Chief Executive Officer and will retain his current responsibilities as President. Davide has been with Cascade since 2003 and has held various important positions, including Engineering Manager Europe, Italian Operations Director, Vice President – Europe, Vice President – International Operations, and Chief Operating Officer.

Additionally, Cascade welcomes Denis Krauss to the executive team as Vice President – Information Technology. Denis comes to Cascade with over 20 years of information technology experience. His career spans numerous industries, such as automotive, pharmaceutical, software, high-tech, media, and medical devices.