BGC has promoted executives within its financial group. Carolyn Hutson has been promoted to executive vice president-chief financial officer, John Franklin has been promoted to senior vice president-controller, and Nathan Williamson has been promoted to senior vice president-taxation.
Carolyn joined the company in 1996 as a financial accountant. She later served as financial accounting projects manager and director of financial services before being named vice president-treasurer in 2000. She will oversee all financial areas of the company.
In 1992 John started working as a warehouseman at BGC. He completed school and in 1996 began serving as an accountant and soon after became a CPA. He went on to serve as financial analysis manager, director of project management, director of financial accounting and vice president-controller.
A 38-year company veteran, Nathan has worked as an accountant, senior accountant, accounting project manager, corporate tax manager and director of corporate taxation. In 1998 he was promoted to vice president of corporate taxation.
“We have a tremendous financial team fully prepared to move BGC forward,” said President and Chief Executive Officer Rick Rayford. “I am confident in these leaders’ abilities to successfully lead the financial areas of our business.”