Keith Curtis, Jill Smith take on new roles at Allen Lund Co.
The Allen Lund Co. announced the promotion of Keith Curtis to the position of IT director; Jill Smith will take over his former role of manager of integrations. In this role, Curtis will take on the direct oversight of systems, integrations and desktop support groups. He will continue to work closely with the company's IT teams.
“I am proud of Keith’s hard work and dedication for Allen Lund company. Keith has done a remarkable job in leading our EDI team from a one-person show to some of the smartest engineers in the country," said Chetan Tandon, CIO of ALC. “EDI-setup turnaround time has reduced from a month to just a couple of days within his guidance and leadership. I congratulate him and wish him the best as he embarks upon leading systems/security and desktop support teams.”
“First, I would like to thank Chetan and the entire executive and VP teams for putting their trust in me," said Curtis. “I look forward to continuing to build on the great work that Chetan, and the IT team, have already accomplished. My goal moving forward is to offer support to the IT teams where it is needed, find additional efficiencies in our processes, and developing a long-term strategy for all of our IT teams to work towards in the coming years."
“I am extremely thankful and excited to be offered the opportunity to be the manager of integrations," said Smith. "I look forward to the new challenges and growth that this change will provide. It is quite a privilege to work for an amazing company whose employees are treated like family. Thanks, and congratulations to Keith on his promotion as well. Well deserved!”