August 10, 2020
Experienced Financial Executive Robin Kleinjans-McKee Joins OST as Vice President of Finance and Operations
Finance savvy VP brings years of experience in strategic planning and growth acceleration to OST’s leadership team
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. and MINNEAPOLIS – August 10, 2020 – OST, a business and IT consulting firm, today announced that Robin Kleinjans-McKee joins the team as vice president of finance and operations. In this new role, Kleinjans-McKee will work as the key representative for the finance and operations team by implementing strategic planning and forecasting to support its quick-paced growth projection.
As vice president of finance and operations, Kleinjans-McKee will play a vital role as a valued business leader by reporting results, looking for areas of improvement and driving efficiencies for the company. Specifically, Kleinjans-McKee will seek out opportunities for growth and savings to ensure all employees are on track from a financial perspective. With more than 13 years of experience as a vice president, Kleinjans-McKee’s expertise sets her up for success in helping OST achieve its strategic goals and accelerated internal growth.
“Robin’s drive to help further OST’s market growth makes her a strong asset to our leadership team,” said Meredith Bronk, president of OST. “With such an extensive background in leadership roles, we look forward to having her help our finance and operations team evolve with the business, as change is constant and it’s important to have a strong financial backbone to keep a company grounded.”
Before joining OST, Kleinjans-McKee spent years as a public accountant at BDO Seidman that led her to her first VP position at Wolverine Worldwide as the vice president of finance. At Wolverine Worldwide, she worked with fellow leadership team members to develop financial results and forecast special project initiatives such as brand licensing, store closures and e-commerce growth initiatives. Most recently, she served as vice president of global commercial finance at Dematic, where she worked to improve transparency, the quality of communications and forecasting accuracy.
“What initially drew me to OST was the culture and values of the company. When I visited the office for the first time, it was like I could actually feel the place living and breathing” said Kleinjans-Mckee, vice president of finance and operations at OST. “It’s important for me to work in an energetic environment that people want to be a part of, and I found that at OST.”
Information regarding OST’s current open positions can be found at https://www.ostusa.com/careers/.
OST (Open Systems Technologies) has provided IT infrastructure services and products for over fifteen years to clients across a number of verticals including manufacturing, healthcare, and medical devices. In addition, OST offers infrastructure services, custom application development services, managed services, and business process services. OST has more than 270 employees across four different locations, including a headquarters in Grand Rapids, MI. To learn more, visit https://www.ostusa.com.