First reported earlier today in a PPB Newslink Breaking News alert, Gill Studios (PPAI 114157) has named Jamie Fain the new president and chief executive officer of the Shawnee Mission, Kansas-headquartered supplier. Fain most recently served as the company’s executive vice president of finance and administration.

“Jamie Fain will be a terrific CEO for Gill Studios,” says Mark Gilman, chairman of the board. “His 25 years with the company have provided him priceless insights into every operation, every program, every opportunity and every challenge associated with Gill Studios. In addition, he is well known to all his colleagues and is highly trusted by them. I am very happy that the board of directors has decided to place the reins of leadership in Jamie’s hands.”

Fain adds, “I have been very fortunate to work with many of the best people in the industry here at Gill Studios. They have prepared me well. I look forward to serving in this position and helping continue the legacy of Gill Studios.”