Appoints Laura Hendricks
Chief Executive Officer
By: Perry Street Communications
via GlobeNewswire News Releases
Posted on February 10, 2012 at 10:00 AM EST
Provides Update Concerning Financial Reorganization
DALLAS, Feb. 10, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Coach America Holdings Inc. today announced the appointment of Laura Hendricks as Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately.
Hendricks most recently served as Coach America's Senior Vice President for Business Development, overseeing Strategic Planning, Sales and Marketing.
achievements in this capacity were notable amid a challenging operating environment, and included 7% revenue growth in 2011 compared to 2010, greatly improved traditional and digital marketing functions, and well-earned respect from employees, customers and suppliers.
Mike Haley, Chairman of the Board, commented, "Laura Hendricks is a proven executive both within our Company and the industry, and is the right person to lead Coach America through the financial reorganization process and into our next phase of growth.
As a senior leader, Laura has helped develop and deliver on Coach America's growth in prior years, and with an improved capital structure we are confident that our full potential will be realized under her leadership."
is one of the nation's leading motorcoach service providers which, for too long, has been constrained by an unsustainable balance sheet," Ms. Hendricks