We are proud to announce that Scott Foerstner, previously Director of Treasury, has been promoted to Chief Financial Officer of Besser Company. Scott has been with Besser since July of 2003 when he was hired as a Corporate Controller. In 2007, Scott assumed the role of Corporate Treasurer. During his tenure at Besser Company, he has consistently been a very valuable member of the finance team, offering leadership with financial reporting, accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll, taxes, banking, insurance, pensions, compliance, legal matters, and ESOP. Scott has spent significant time learning the Besser product line and has participated in negotiations for the closing of capital equipment sales.
Scott earned an accounting degree from the University of Detroit, in Detroit, Michigan in 1974 and became a certified public accountant in 1977. He is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and the Michigan Association of CPAs. Scott and his wife Mary reside in Alpena, Michigan. We look forward to his continued contributions to Besser Company’s success!