Source Interlink Names New Chairman and CEO
Bonita Springs, Fla.-based Source Interlink this week named Greg Mays as the magazine publishing company's new chairman and chief executive officer, effective immediately.
Mays has served on the company's board of directors since February 2005. "As [Source Interlink's] CEO, my immediate focus will be to reach out to key customers, partners and employees in order to gain a better understanding of where we are hitting the mark and where we can realize new opportunities," Mays said.
"Greg has the perfect combination of leadership and business development skills needed here," said Ron Burkle, managing partner of Yucaipa Companies, one of the investment firms behind Source Interlink. "His record of managing successful companies for Yucaipa speaks for itself, and the vision he has set for the future of Source confirms my confidence in the value of this investment."
Previously, Mays as served as a director of Pathmark Stores Inc. and chairman and CEO of Wild Oats Markets.