Pa.'s Riggs Industries Inc. Appoints Daniel Yunetz as Its New President

Tue September 04, 2018 - National Edition
Riggs Industries Inc.

Daniel Yunetz, president of Riggs Industries Inc.
Daniel Yunetz, president of Riggs Industries Inc.

One of the largest family-owned businesses in Somerset County, Pa., on Aug. 23 announced that its board of directors has named Daniel Yunetz as president of Riggs Industries Inc. Yunetz has been with the company for three years serving as its chief financial officer.

In his new position, Yunetz will work closely with the Board of Directors, overseeing corporate operations and as the main link between the different divisions within the company. He will retain his CFO responsibilities providing all strategic and tactical matters as they relate to budget management, cost benefit analysis, forecasting and coordinating investments.

“On behalf of the Riggs Industries board of directors, we are confident that Dan's previous corporate experience and proven track record for effective team management and results-driven leadership will help the organization grow and achieve our goals,” said Tom Levine, member of the Riggs board.

About Riggs Industries

Riggs Industries Inc., was founded in 1958 and employs more than 500 people who are engaged in a variety of industries. These include manufacturing (mining equipment and specialty transportation solutions), construction, truck equipment sales and custom welding and fabrication.

The companies include Somerset Steel, Lincoln Contracting, James A. Redding, J&J Truck Bodies & Trailers, J&J Truck Equipment and Somerset Welding & Steel.