Creative Materials Welcomes New Director of Business Process Optimization

As Jean Sullivan retires, Jonathan Madden will now lead the team in optimizing the way Creative Materials goes to business

Press Release
June 15, 2020

Albany, NY – Creative Materials Corporation, a supplier of surface materials such as tile, resilient flooring, pavers and setting materials for the commercial construction industry, is pleased to welcome Jonathan Madden to its senior leadership team as Director of Business Process Optimization. In his new role, Madden will oversee shipping, fulfillment, and technology operations across all business functions. Creative Materials thanks Jean Sullivan, former Director of Operations & Optimization, for her dedication and service to the company and wishes her well in retirement!

Jonathan joins the team with an extensive background in logistics and IT including 20 years’ experience focusing on utilizing technology to drive efficiency, reduce costs, and improve customer satisfaction. Jonathan’s skill set will be used to continue to improve the client experience as well as Creative Materials’ operational efficiency.

“Jean’s contributions to Creative Materials have been plentiful since she joined the team in 2017,” said Ryan Micklus, President & CEO. “I can say with certainty that we have made significant improvements in operational excellence under Jean’s leadership, and I am now looking forward to seeing how Jonathan will continue to drive operational enhancements that will improve our customer experience and service level standards.”

“I couldn’t be more excited to be part of the Creative Materials team,” said Jonathan. “It’s exciting to work for a company that is pushing boundaries and has a clear vision for the future.”

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About Creative Materials Corporation

Creative Materials Corporation is a supplier of surface materials such as tile, resilient flooring, pavers and setting materials to the commercial construction industry.  Utilizing extensive experience supplying materials to commercial construction projects, Creative Materials guides architecture firms, developers, and corporate multi-unit brands through product specification and the successful supply of materials to each and every project. Creative Materials adds value to client’s projects by offering an unmatched combination of product sourcing capabilities, nationwide supply chain solutions, and excellence in service. A committed, consultative approach enables clients to create with confidence.

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