PITTSBURGH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Limbach Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: LMB) (“Limbach” or the “Company”) today announced the Company’s Board of Directors has approved 10b5-1 share purchase plans submitted by the CEO, Mr. Charlie Bacon, and an additional member of Senior management. Pursuant to the plan, open market purchases of LMB shares will be made, subject to certain pre-defined conditions.
Mr. Bacon commented, “We believe that there is tremendous opportunity ahead for Limbach. Accordingly, I and an additional member of Senior management have decided to adopt 10b5-1 plans allowing us to purchase shares over time. These plans reflect our long-term confidence in Limbach’s future potential.”
The Company’s Board of Directors also approved the appointment of Michael McCann as Co-COO, effective as of January 1, 2019. During the Company’s Q3 2018 earnings call management noted its intention to implement this new management structure, which has now been formally ratified. Mr. McCann, an employee since 2010, has successfully operated other business units within Limbach Holdings and is now taking on additional responsibilities including operational oversight as the business continues to grow through both organic and acquisition initiatives. Kris Thorne remains the other COO within the business.
Mr. Bacon continued, “We have just about doubled the scale of the business since 2015 and we expect this additional oversight of our operations will assist us in improving operational results. I am very happy Mike agreed to step up and support our growth, freeing up Kris Thorne to drive improvement in other business units where we see great potential for additional expansion.”
Founded in 1901, Limbach is the 9th largest mechanical systems solutions firm in the United States as determined by Engineering News Record. Limbach provides building infrastructure services, with an expertise in the design, installation and maintenance of HVAC and mechanical, electrical, and plumbing systems for a diversified group of commercial and institutional building owners. Limbach employs more than 1,850 employees in 15 offices throughout the United States. The Company’s full life-cycle capabilities, from concept design and engineering through system commissioning and recurring 24/7 service and maintenance, position Limbach as a value-added and essential partner for building owners, construction managers, general contractors and energy service companies.
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