After a significant recruitment process, Fortress Building Products is proud to announce that Chris Jones has accepted the position of General Manager for Fortress Railing Products. Chris comes to Fortress with significant experience, education, and leadership abilities. He has proven performance leading profitable growth through strategic focus, customer centricity, and efficient tactical execution. He has also lead teams and served clients in 32 countries.
Chris has considerable business experience, holding several responsible positions over the last 10+ years with Saint Gobain, the largest building materials company in the world. He also has experience working for GWS, a green building consulting firm, and Infowave, a technology services firm.
During his career he has excelled in several areas including talent development, customer relationship management, new product development, supply chain operations and continuous improvement initiatives to name a few.
Chris has an impressive educational background with an undergraduate degree from Dartmouth College and an Executive MBA from Southern Methodist University. Additionally, He is earned a LEED AP distinction from the US Green Building Council.
Chris and his wife Stefanie, have three boys, Elijah, Judah, and Ezra , and live in McKinney, Texas. His first day on the job will be April 16th, 2018.
Please welcome Chris Jones to the Fortress Team as he starts his leadership as General Manager for Fortress Railing Products.