Mr. Kimball has over 30 years of executive leadership experience.He focuses on advising CEOs, executive teams and Boards of Directors in the areas of vision, strategy, leadership, executive development, organizational alignment, business improvement and mergers and acquisitions. He offers CEO level leadership experience from having: (i) operated a multi-generational family owned business, (ii) completed a successful liquidity event after having led the sale of the company to a publicly traded company, (iii) served in a senior position with the acquiring company, and (iv) most recently a business consulting practice serving multiple industries .
Mr. Kimball is currently or has recently acted as an advisor for companies in a wide range of industries including: building product distribution, lumber and wood products, welding and manufacturing, entertainment, professional services, food products, construction and recycling.
Mr. Kimball served as Senior Vice President, CDI-Infrastructure, LLC, a division of CDI (NYSE CDI), a $1 billion global engineering and technology solutions and professional staffing services company and President and General Manager for CDI-Infrastructure, LLC.
Mr. Kimball is the former President and Chief Executive Officer of L. Robert Kimball & Associates recognized as one of the nation’s largest and most successful professional services firms. After the sale of the Company, he remained as President of CDI Infrastructure d/b/a L. R. Kimball until September 2012. He continues to represent the company as President Emeritus. His experience includes the leadership and management of the operating and support groups of Kimball and its affiliates, which employed over 550 multi-disciplined personnel in fifteen offices providing design and consulting services including; architectural, engineering, environmental, and communications technology.
Mr. Kimball’s business and leadership experience includes: Mergers and Acquisitions including the Negotiation of Sale and Documentation for a Private to Publicly Traded Company; Strategic Planning and Execution; Reporting and Documentation; Government Relations; Brand Development and Strategic Marketing Plan Implementation; Federal, State and Local Government Contracting; EEOC Compliance, Human Resources Oversight; Federal Security and Secure Facility Clearance; Captive Insurance Company Management; and Deferred Compensation. In addition to government contracting, Mr. Kimball has had experience with electric utilities, oil and gas field development, mining, and commercial and industrial development.
Mr. Kimball has served as a director of a for-profit public company and various community and non-profit boards including: Mainline Bancorp, Johnstown Area Regional Industries Economic Development Agency, and is a Member of the World President’s Organization (WPO).
Mr. Kimball has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering from The Pennsylvania State University.