Harvest CFO places VP of Finance for Private Equity Portfolio Company

October 2014 – Harvest CFO placed Terry Frandsen as the VP of Finance for Jadcore, Inc. a middle market company headquartered in Terre Haute, IN.  Jadcore’s primary business activities consist of reprocessing industrial plastic resins, bag manufacturing, logistics and warehousing.  Founded in 1974, Jadcore has a long-standing track record of success built on integrity and consistency in delivering value to its customers and suppliers. In March 2014, Stonehenge Partners became an investor in Jadcore.  Based in Columbus, Ohio, Stonehenge Partners http://www.stonehengepartners.com/ directs the investment activities for approximately $700 million in mezzanine and equity commitments with a Midwest focus and a national scope.

Jadcore, Inc. needed a highly skilled VP of Finance as a key member of its management team executing on the Company’s strategic growth plans.  Harvest CFO was introduced to Jadcore by Stonehenge Partners.  David Doti, President of Jadcore, states, “The VP of Finance role was new for Jadcore.  Harvest CFO did an excellent job helping us frame the desired competencies and skillsets required for this new role, and setting a high bar as to the qualified candidates.  Harvest also focused on our company culture and the need for chemistry fit with me and our management team.  Given our location, we anticipated that it would be difficult to find candidates to meet the established requirements.  Harvest did an excellent job marketing our position including reaching out directly to more than 1,500 business contacts, 120 potential candidates and several chapters of financial professional networks in our geographic market. The Harvest candidate due diligence and documentation was very thorough including candidate profiles, interview notes, skillset assessments, background checks, reference interview notes and behavioral assessments we received prior to our meeting any candidates. The quality of their documentation certainly made our candidate interviewing process very efficient for us.  Harvest also provided me and Stonehenge with continuous updates as to their project status as well as the individual status of the top candidates in their due diligence process.  Harvest also provided assistance as to structuring the employment offer we made to Terry.  Terry Frandsen has been an excellent addition to our management team.  We are very pleased we utilized Harvest CFO for our search. I would certainly recommend Harvest CFO to companies seeking highly skilled financial leadership.”

Harvest CFO, with headquarters in Cleveland, Ohio is a premier provider of highly skilled CFOs, VPs of Finance and Controllers to growth and middle market companies across the U.S. Harvest CFO provides executive search for permanent placement as well as financial leaders who become integral to a company’s ongoing success in interim, project and fractional (part-time) roles.

Please visit our website at www.harvestcfo.com to learn more about how Harvest CFO provides highly skilled financial leaders to growth and middle market companies across the U.S.

For more about Harvest CFO, contact Don Hillier, CEO at 216-650-3871 or email dhillier@harvestcfo.com.

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