Parksite appointed Mike Knezevich to the newly created role of vice president and chief information officer. In the role, Knezevich will lead the company’s technology teams across all business units.

“How we leverage technology into our customer and supplier experiences will continue to play an increasing role in our future growth and sustainability,” Ron Heitzman, CEO of Parksite, said in a news release. “Mike’s proven leadership and diverse technical background will be instrumental in Parksite’s investment in technology as a differentiator.”

Knezevich brings over two decades of technology leadership experience as a consultant and a strategic technology leader to the role. Most recently, Knezevich served as the global IT director for Ingredion, a global food ingredients solutions company.

“It is inspiring to join an organization who is committed to technology expansion,” Knezevich said. “A key component of our future success will be collaboratively developing a technology roadmap while optimizing our processes and enhancing our digital connections with our internal and external partners.”

Batavia, Ill.-based Parksite is a distributor of specialized products for the commercial, residential, and remodel markets.