Bryan Schutjer, formerly President and Chief Operating Officer of Safeware, assumes role of Chief Executive Officer following rapid growth of company in recent years.
Safeware recently announced the promotion of Bryan Schutjer to the role of Chief Executive Officer. The company, based in Dublin, Ohio, specializes in product protection and warranty solutions.
“During his time at Safeware, Bryan has demonstrated the executive leadership and business acumen to assume the role as Safeware’s CEO,” says Walter R. Fawcett, III, Safeware’s Chairman of the Board of Directors and majority shareholder. “I am very passionate about Safeware and its future, and I know that Bryan will continue to guide and grow the company as an industry leader.”
Schutjer’s promotion comes after two years with the Safeware, during which time he oversaw the company’s rebranding, reorganization, compounded annual growth rate exceeding 35%, and a continued focus upon customer and client service excellence. In his new position, Schutjer will work closely with Safeware’s Board of Directors to perpetuate past successes and accelerate the company’s business model and market reach.
“I joined the Safeware team to help realize its mission to be the preeminent provider of innovative product protection and warranty solutions; helping its customers to Own with Confidence,” says Schutjer. “Thanks to our clients, customers, service partners and Safeware associates, the company can be proud of past accomplishments, but more importantly, feel a sense of continued enthusiasm for a very bright future.”
Schutjer has more than 30 years of business leadership experience, ranging from guiding early-stage, high-growth firms to managing large divisions of publicly held companies. Throughout his career, he has focused upon operations, technology and talent mobility. At the core of his business philosophy, he remains faithfully client centric.
Founded in 1982, Safeware is a fully licensed Insurance Agency as well as a Third Party Administrator for Extended Warranty and Service Plan Solutions. This unique combination gives partners the flexibility to customize a program that meets their distinct needs, and allows their customers to own their products with confidence.
To learn more about Safeware, please visit the company online or contact the Safeware Solution Center at 1-800-800-1492.