Thursday, November 12, 2020

November 11, 2020… San Antonio, TX… Lancer Worldwide announced the departure of their Global President, E J Morrow.

Lancer Worldwide Announces Departure of Global President, E J Morrow

E J Morrow, Global President, will depart the organization on November 30, 2020 to become Chief Executive Officer of Clarus Corporation, an entity in the office furniture space.

During his tenure with Lancer Worldwide as Global President, Mr. Morrow implemented and oversaw great changes that have positioned Lancer Worldwide well into the future of beverage dispensing and foodservice equipment. The senior leadership team is poised to take the organization to the next level as Mr. Morrow departs to pursue his next opportunity as a ‘change agent’ visionary.

“Lancer Worldwide and Hoshizaki are wholeheartedly grateful to Mr. Morrow for the foresight, vision and passion that he brought in to the organization,” said Katsuhiro Kurimoto, Hoshizaki Member of the Board, Director/Senior Executive Officer “Mr. Morrow has developed a strong leadership team that will carry on far into the future.”

EVP Scott Adams will serve as Global President on an acting basis. Mr. Adams has worked closely with Mr. Morrow in matters related to strategic product innovation and delivering a stronger organization for the post-pandemic era. The successor to Mr. Morrow will be announced soon.

Other notable changes to the organizational structure:

Mr. Marc Phillis, Managing Director of EMEA, will assume leadership of global sales and continue in his current duties as Managing Director of EMEA.

Mr. Brad Davis, Director of Applied Technologies will lead the Product Management Group.

Mr. John Hawkins, Vice President of Sustaining Excellence will assume overall leadership for the Engineering team.

Mr. Ed Lilley, Vice President of Operations, will assume a supervisory role for all Latin American and Mexico business units.

Mr. Laurie Boxwell, Managing Director of the Australian/New Zealand businesses, will assume a leadership role in the Asian market.

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Vera Fischer
Global Marketing