Hoover CS Appoints Kevin Friar as Chief Executive Officer
HOUSTON, TX – JUNE 27, 2019 – Hoover CS, a global leader in tank & container solutions with more than 40 locations in 25 countries, announced today that Kevin Friar has been appointed chief executive officer, effective June 30, 2019, in a planned transition of senior leadership. Friar joined Hoover CS as president in January 2019 to succeed outgoing chairman and CEO, Donald Young.
“I am proud of what the Hoover CS team has built during my tenure, and I look forward to seeing the continued success of the company under Kevin’s leadership,” said Young. “In working closely with Kevin over the last six months, I know that he will lead the Hoover CS team in an exciting and successful direction.”
Young will remain involved with Hoover CS and return to the board of directors where he originally started with the organization.
“As I transition into my new role as CEO, I’m confident that the strength of our leadership team combined with our robust growth strategy and commitment to delivering exceptional products and services position us well to reach new heights,” said Friar. “I look forward to leading the Hoover CS team.”