Andis Company announced today that Matthew K. Andis has been named its new president, inheriting the position from his father, Matthew L. Andis, who will now act as chairman. He is the fourth generation of Andis family to hold the position and has been working for Andis in some capacity since he was 14 years old. As president, Matthew K. Andis is responsible for setting the strategic direction for the company, including all global divisions and for overseeing day-to-day operations.
“I am proud of Matt, both as a father and as the company’s chairman,” says Matthew L. Andis. “Matt will continue leading this company with drive, passion and a commitment to excellence. With this transition, the Company is positioned for further growth and success.”
Matthew K. has been working for his family’s company fulltime since 1996, holding several sales positions, including the vice president-national sales. Most recently, he led operations as the executive vice president and contributed greatly towards new product development.
He says, “Along with my sisters Marcia Andis, SVP-market development, and Laura Andis, SVP-finance, and the rest of our executive team, I am looking forward to continuing the tradition and legacy of Andis Company. I am truly honored to be a part of this team and looking forward to the future.”