TAMPA, Florida – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Masonite International Corporation (NYSE: DOOR) has appointed John H. Chuang, co-founder and CEO of Aquent, to the company’s board of directors with immediate effect. Chuang was appointed to fill a vacant board position.
“John has extensive experience and in-depth knowledge of change management, talent acquisition and employee development,” said Robert J. Byrne, Chairman of the Board. “We are delighted to welcome John to the Masonite Board of Directors and look forward to his contributions. ”
Chuang co-founded Aquent in his dorm as an undergraduate student at Harvard University in 1986. In five years, he took the workforce solutions business to 12th grade.e fastest growing private company in America.
Over the course of his career, Chuang has been widely recognized for his entrepreneurial leadership and accomplishments, as “40 Under 40” by Boston Business Journal, “High Tech All-Star” by Mass High Tech, “Entrepreneur of the Year”. By Ernst and Young. and “Staffing 100” from Staffing Industry Analysts.
Chuang’s thought leadership and expertise have been featured in a number of national media and trade publications including Fast Company, NPR, The Boston Globe, US News & World Report, The Financial Times, Business Insider, and Quartz. He is also a frequent guest on Bloomberg Television, Fox News, Yahoo Finance and CNBC.
Previously, Chuang was President of the Massachusetts Staffing Association and Chairman of the Board of Angie’s List. He has also served on the board of directors of the American Staffing Association and AIGA.
Chuang received a BA with Distinction from Harvard University and an MBA with Distinction from Harvard Business School.
Masonite International Corporation is a leading global designer, manufacturer and distributor of interior and exterior doors for the new construction and repair, renovation and remodeling industries of the residential and non-residential building construction markets. Since 1925, Masonite has offered its customers innovative products and superior service at compelling values. Masonite currently serves approximately 8,500 clients in 60 countries. Additional information on Masonite can be found at www.masonite.com.