Priority Announces new CEO Appointment
We are excited to announce Jody Linnig as our new CEO
Sheboygan, WI, May 23, 2023
Priority, a global leader of innovative solutions in the Signage and Branded Environments space, today announced that Ron D’Alessandro is retiring from his position of Chief Executive Officer effective June 1, 2023.
The Board of Directors along with Ron D’Alessandro, have elected Jody Linnig, current Executive Vice President of Sales, to succeed Ron D’Alessandro as Chief Executive Officer, effective June 1, 2023. Prior to joining Priority, Jody served as Senior Vice President of Sales at FCX Performance, leading national sales and operations teams. His ability to develop and execute effective strategies showcases his expertise and emphasizes his capability to drive growth and success.
“Jody is the right person to take over Priority” said Ron D’Alessandro “he brings deep managerial experience in both sales and operations which will enable Priority to continue its growth and success”
Linnig expressed his enthusiasm, stating, “I am honored and humbled to accept the position of CEO with Priority. Priority has a strong management team and a depth of talent throughout the organization, combined with a culture of inclusivity, collaboration, and continuous learning. Together we will set ambitious goals and establish a roadmap for sustainable, profitable growth.”
Ron D'Alessandro's 22 years of dedicated service have significantly contributed to the company's success and growth. Ron will continue to serve on the Board as Vice Chairman. In this role, Ron will bring his wealth of knowledge and expertise to support Priority. in its future endeavors. Ron’s continued involvement and support will ensure a smooth transition of leadership and contribute to Priority’s future growth and success. “We are extremely grateful for the work Ron has done to build this company” said Mitchell Jacobson, chairman of the board “We are delighted that Ron will continue to work with Priority as we explore new growth opportunities while striving to maintain the culture of teamwork and excellence that Ron has instilled in the company”
About Priority Inc.
Founded in 1997, Priority is a global turnkey brand implementation company that helps its customers brand their spaces through signage, graphics, and branded environments. Priority has worked with global leaders across many business segments including financial services, fitness, telecommunications, restaurant, retail, healthcare, and corporate facilities. The company is headquartered in Sheboygan, WI, and maintains a presence in 14 states providing regional coverage to the domestic market. In addition to in-house manufacturing, the Priority Encompass Network offers extensive manufacturing capacity and supports Priority’s global presence.