Ready Rack by Groves, a manufacturer and supplier of industry-leading storage solutions and health and wellness products, announced that Kris Thune has rejoined the company as President. The Ready Rack board of directors unanimously voted to appoint Ms. Thune to oversee operations for all products including Ready Rack’s garment and equipment storage racks, extractors, dryers and decontamination solutions as well as the company’s exclusive line of Pacific Helmets.
“Kris is the right leader for Ready Rack,” said Ben Ritthaler, Co-Owner. “Her extensive knowledge of our business and our partners will help Ready Rack strengthen distributor relationships, vdevelop strategic alliances and expand our product line. We believe her strong leadership experience will propel the Ready Rack brand and maintain industry excellence.”
Ms. Thune stated, “I am extremely grateful for the opportunity to continue the family legacy
and lead the company into the future.” Ms. Thune went on to say, “Our founder Hank Groves
was an industry pioneer with numerous patents to his credit. He set forth our commitment to ensure the highest manufacturing and quality standards to deliver innovative and superior products at competitive prices.”
Kris Thune has been involved with Groves for over 30 years serving as Vice President of Operations before her departure. She helped to establish what is now one of the most iconic companies in the fire service industry and has remained a strategic advisor to the closely held family company.