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ACRE appoints two senior managers


February 24, 2020
By SP&T Staff

ACRE, announced it will add two new people to the ACRE management roster.

Jim Kelly will join ACRE as Chief Revenue Officer starting March 1. Kelly has held positions at Software House, Sensormatic, Tyco International and Johnson Controls. While at Johnson Controls, Kelly was responsible for developing sales plans to achieve revenue goals.

Jim Kelly, ACRE

“Hiring Jim will add depth at the ACRE management level that can help catapult us to the next level,” said Joseph Grillo, ACRE CEO, in a statement. “Jim’s focus will be to devise marketing, sales and channel strategies.”

Chuck O’Leary, ACRE

Chuck O’Leary will also join the management team. O’Leary, whose track record includes managing the sales organizations at Honeywell, Stanley Security Solutions, will transition to the position of president of Open Options based in Addison, Texas. O’Leary has 25 years of sales leadership experience.

Current Open Options president Steve Wagner stated, “Chuck’s sales and management skills are perfectly suited to assure Open Options achieves its goals and I look forward to working with him as we transition the leadership of this company.”