Special News Alert: Safelite Confirms Rich
Harrison Has Left Company
March 23, 2012
by Katie O'Mara, email@example.com
spokesperson for Safelite confirmed this morning that Rich Harrison,
former chief operations officer (COO) for Safelite, is no longer
with Safelite nor parent company Belron. Safelite spokesperson Melina
Metzger advised glassBYTEs.com/AGRR magazine
that Steve Miggo, who recently was
named senior vice president of operations and human resources,
will be taking over Harrison's duties.
Harrison was promoted to COO in 2007 and managed all the companys
field sales and retail auto glass repair and replacement businesses,
including its wholesale and warehouse operations. He also worked
with Belron in a global role and assisted with its integration of
all of its U.S. acquisitions, including that of Safelite. Prior
to the merger of Safelite and Belron, Harrison served as CEO of
According to information from Argyle Executive Forum, a membership-based
professional services firm, Harrison had been scheduled to speak
on Safelite's behalf at its upcoming 2012 Customer Care Leadership
Forum in May.
Safelite provided the following statement to glassBYTEs.com/AGRR
magazine: We appreciate Richs service during his roughly
20 years in the vehicle glass industry, particularly Belron companies
including Safelite AutoGlass. He was a part of the team that has
led to Safelite doubling its business in the last five years. We
wish him much luck and success in his future endeavors.
Harrison had not yet responded to requests for comment at press
Stay tuned to glassBYTEs.com for updates on this story.
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