Golden Artist Colors, Inc., proudly announces that Barbara J. Schindler, of Hamilton, NY, has been appointed President and Chief Operating Officer (COO) of the company. This is a new position, reflecting strategies to deepen management resources corresponding to corporate growth in revenues and company structure. Mrs. Schindler joined the organization in 1997 as Controller and recently served as Chief Financial Officer.
Mark Golden, founder and CEO of Golden Artist Colors, Inc., said of Mrs. Schindler’s appointment: “Barbara has brought to our Company not only an extremely sound management style but an uncompromising leadership that has taken Golden Artist Colors to the next level of performance. We are in a very unique business, working with the most talented visual artists in the world. Barbara understands the complexities of this business, she understands the profoundly personal nature of our customer relationships, but she balances this with insightful fiscal management that has guided our small business to global stature. Additionally, Barbara has reinforced the legacy that we have created over the last 21 years as a company that is devoted to contributing positively to our community and maintaining a constant vigil for opportunities to be a more socially responsible business,” continued Golden.
Barbara Schindler moved with her family to the New Berlin area from Baltimore, MD, where she was the Controller for Niro, Inc. This international firm with headquarters in Denmark brought her both international experience as well as the responsibility of managing the accounting and financing for 8 wholly owned subsidiaries of the Company.