aboutGolf has named Chuck Faust as its new president and COO. Faust-who officially began his new duties on April 27-is leading and directing aboutGolfs entire scope of daily operations. Bill Bales remains the companys CEO, with a heavy focus on research and development. Bales also will continue to be actively involved with aboutGolfs business development.
“Chuck, who has already proven to be a valuable asset, is a critical part of realizing aboutGolf's full potential,” said Bales. “He will ensure that we continue to delight our customers as we experience continued growth, while allowing me to focus on research and development. Chuck is tasked with ensuring that we are doing right by our customers and our employees. Driving efficiency and effectiveness, growing revenue and increasing profitability will follow if you focus on who you are serving.”
Faust comes to aboutGolf from the Silicon Valley and has spent more than 25 years in various Operations, Finance, and General Management roles in the high technology industry. Most recently he served as General Manager of Global Shared Services Strategy and EVP for North American Shared Services for Fujitsu Limited, a $52 billion global IT products, services and technology company. While at Fujitsu, Fausts leadership and abilities were recognized through a nearly 20-year career of promotions and exposure to a broad range of technology businesses.