PHILADELPHIA — Benjamin Obdyke, Inc., manufacturer of roof and wall products including Roll Vent, Cedar Breather and HydroGap, recently promoted George Caruso as chief operating officer. In his new role, Caruso will be responsible for running the strategic planning process for each department as well as overseeing the company’s Entrepreneurial Operating System (EOS) and leadership team.
“We are thrilled to have someone with George’s comprehensive knowledge and ability in business development and operations to provide strategic direction for Benjamin Obdyke,” said Dave Campbell, president and CEO of Benjamin Obdyke. “In his 18 years at Benjamin Obdyke, he has played a pivotal role in product development and innovation initiatives and we are thrilled to have his leadership and expertise at the helm of this company. This promotion is well deserved, and we look forward to the new energy George will bring to our operations team.”
Caruso began his career at the company serving as business development specialist.
In his most recent role within the company as director of operations and innovation, Caruso managed technical support, operations, purchasing, logistics and supplier partnerships to ensure optimal performance and cost management in the supply chain.
As a Philadelphia native, Caruso graduated from Penn State University with a degree in Industrial Engineering. He resides in Ambler, Pennsylvania with his wife and two children.