Thomas Saeli '79 Chief Executive Officer
Alumni News & Notes
By Briana Wagner '13
April 19, 2011
JRB Enterprises, Inc. has announced Thomas Saeli '79 as chief executive officer. Saeli will oversee the operations of sister companies Duro-Last Roofing, Inc., Plastatech Engineering, Ltd., Oscoda Plastics, Inc., TIP-TOP Screw Manufacturing, Inc., Energy Solutions Insulation, Inc., and JRB Personnel, LLC. Chairman Jack Burt said Saeli was the "unanimous choice" of the Board of Directors and that they "are confident that Tom will provide excellent leadership for Duro-Last and the other businesses in the John R. Burt Enterprises family of companies as they grow and strengthen their positions in the marketplace."
Saeli stated: "I am honored to join the Duro-Last team and its family of companies as C.E.O. Duro-Last has become a leader in the commercial roofing industry by focusing on customer service and at the same time retaining its strong heritage. I look forward to the future as we continue to maintain unwavering attention to these principles."
At Hamilton, Saeli majored in economics. He played football and was a member of Delta Kappa Epsilon, Was Los and DT. He went on to earn his master of business administration degree from Columbia Business School in 1981. Saeli has previously served as chief executive officer of Noble International, Ltd. and vice president of corporate development for Lear Corporation