Don Keninitz Joins Secor Group as Senior Vice President of Finance and Administration
Keninitz Brings Nearly 35 Years Experience in Accounting and Operations Management
WASHINGTON, Nov. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Secor Group, a Washington, D.C.-headquartered global logistics and mobility services company, today announced that Don Keninitz has joined as senior vice president of finance and administration. Keninitz brings nearly 35 years of experience in accounting, auditing, consulting and directing company operations. At Secor Group, he is expected to design and implement world-class operating and financial systems for the company.
“As Secor Group has transitioned from a regional moving and storage company to a global leader in logistics and mobility solutions with more than a dozen subsidiaries, it’s become imperative that we have the right team in place to oversee complex financial systems and transactions,” said Charles Lawrence, chief executive officer, Secor Group. “Don brings the right mix of keen analytical skills along with decades of accounting and operations experience to help us navigate the company’s growth.”
Prior to joining Secor Group, Keninitz served as an audit partner with McGladrey, LLP, the country’s fifth largest accounting firm. In addition to spending 27 years in public accounting, he served a five-year stint as chief operating officer and chief financial officer of Impressions Marketing Group, Inc., a mid-sized manufacturing firm based in Lorton, Va. He began his accounting career in 1980 with the Washington, D.C. office of Laventhol & Horwath, then the nation’s ninth-largest accounting firm. He was named a partner in the spin-off firm of Friedman & Fuller, P.C. eight years later. This is the second time that Keninitz has worked in the transportation industry; in 1969, he worked alongside his father, who managed a moving company.
Keninitz earned a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration and accounting from George Mason University in 1979. He is a CPA and earned an Elijah Watts Sells award from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants in 1981 for scoring in the top 100 of all CPA exam candidates on the May 1981 exam. He lives in Germantown, Md., with his wife, Jennifer, and sons Nick, Nate, and A.J.
About Secor Group:
Headquartered in Washington, D.C., the Secor Group’s roots date back 120 years to the oldest storage company in our nation’s capital – Security Storage. Since our founding in 1890, an unyielding commitment to customers has driven the Company from a local moving and storage provider to an international leader in global logistics and mobility services. We recognize many companies can move someone or something from ‘point A’ to ‘point B’ – it’s not what we do that’s different; it’s how we do it that makes all the difference. In everything we do, we are accountable, proactive, engaged with customers and ready for change. Service, scale and scope. The Secor Group: Global Logistics and Mobility Services. Assurance Delivered.
Secor Group companies include: Security Storage Company of Washington, Federal Forwarding, Federal Moving and Storage, Security International, Security International Logistics, DD&S Express, DD&S Brokerage, Davidson Transfer and Storage, Davidson Forwarding, Bolliger, Morse Moving and Storage, Vision Relocation, and West End Moving and Storage. For more information, visit: www.secor-group.com
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