Ms. Scott joined Aramark in October 2021, and now serves as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Vestis. Previously, she served as Chief Operating Officer of Terminix Global Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: TMX), overseeing operations for both the residential and commercial businesses, after having previously served as President of Terminix Residential. Prior to Terminix, she served as President of Rubicon Global, a role that followed an 11-year career at Brambles Limited, which culminated in Ms. Scott serving as President, CHEP North America. Early in her career, she gained industrial manufacturing experience at the General Electric Company (NYSE: GE) and U.S. Steel (NYSE: X). She serves as a member of the board of directors for Greif, Inc. (NYSE: GEF).
Ms. Scott holds a bachelor’s degree in environmental science from Auburn University.
Rick Dillon, Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Dillon joined Aramark in May 2022, and now serves as Chief Financial Officer of Vestis. Prior to joining Aramark, Mr. Dillon served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Enerpac Tool Group (NYSE: EPAC). In addition to his experience at Enerpac, Mr. Dillon served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Century Aluminum (NASDAQ: CENX). Prior to that, he held progressive leadership roles at publicly traded companies in finance and accounting, including Joy Global, Newell Brands, and Briggs and Stratton, and in public accounting. He also serves as a member of the board of directors of Adient plc (NYSE: ADNT).
Mr. Dillon holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Marquette University and an MBA from Northwestern University-Kellogg School of Management.
Timothy Donovan, Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and General Counsel
Mr. Donovan joined Aramark Uniform Services in January 2022, and now serves as Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and General Counsel of Vestis. Mr. Donovan has over 40 years of experience in legal and operational leadership roles, including 20 years as a public company general counsel. Previously Mr. Donovan served as General Counsel and in a variety of compliance and risk management roles for Caesars Entertainment Corporation (NASDAQ: CZR), the world’s largest casino and integrated resorts operator, serving as Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Chief Regulatory & Compliance Officer, and Chief Legal, Risk & Security Officer at the time he retired from Caesars. Prior to Caesars, Mr. Donovan was Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary at Allied Waste Industries, Inc. (NYSE: AW) and thereafter at Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE: RSG) following its 2008 merger with Allied Waste. Mr. Donovan earlier served as Executive Vice President and General Counsel at Tenneco Inc. Mr. Donovan served 21 years as an independent director of publicly traded John B. Sanfilippo & Son, Inc. (NASDAQ: JBSS), a leading nut and snack food processor. Mr. Donovan also serves on the Board of Directors of CNE Gaming Holdings, LLC, an owner of a Cherokee Nation integrated resort and casino.
Mr. Donovan holds a BS in Business Administration degree from The Ohio State University and a JD from Capital University Law School and currently serves as a member of the Capital University Board of Trustees.
Chris Synek, Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Synek joined Aramark Uniform Services in September 2023, and now serves as Chief Operating Officer of Vestis. Previously, Mr. Synek served as Chief Executive Officer of Neovia Logistics, and prior to that role he was the President, Transportation North America for XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO). Mr. Synek spent the first 16 years of his career developing uniform, laundry and workplace services experience at Cintas Corporation, eventually moving on to increasing roles of responsibility at Allied Waste Industries/Republic Services and Tervita Corporation.
Mr. Synek holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Texas Tech University.
Angela Kervin, Executive Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer
Ms. Kervin joined Aramark in 2010, and now serves as Executive Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer of Vestis. Prior to her appointment as the Chief Human Resources Officer in January 2023, Ms. Kervin has held a series of progressive Human Resources positions at Aramark Uniform Services, including Vice President, Human Resources and Diversity. Prior to joining Aramark, Ms. Kervin spent more than 15 years leading human resources programs across large, distributed workforces in the multi-unit retail sector, including progressive leadership roles at Kohls (NYSE: KSS), Sports Authority, Party City and Footaction USA.
Ms. Kervin holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of North Texas.
Grant Shih, Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer
Mr. Shih joined Aramark Uniform Services in January 2023, and now serves as Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer at Vestis. Mr. Shih has more than 25 years of technology and value-creation experience in various leadership roles. Prior to joining Aramark, Mr. Shih served as Chief Information Officer for National DCP, where he managed all technology related areas, as Chief Information Officer of Encompass Digital Media, Inc, and as Vice President, Technology Services for Carter’s/OshKosh B’gosh.
Mr. Shih holds a B.B.A. Marketing degree from The University of Georgia and graduated Summa Cum Laude. Grant also studied abroad at Oxford University in England.
Annie Houle, President of Canadian Linen and Uniform Service
Annie Houle is the President of Canadian Linen & Uniform Service. She joined Canadian Linen in 2014 as a Senior Director of Operations and was promoted to Vice President of Operations in 2018. She has more than 20 years of leadership and P&L experience in business-to-business sales, service and operations. Annie also has extensive experience in growing market share through new sales, customer retention and business partnerships. Elected by her industry peers in 2017, Annie currently serves as a Director of the Québec Laundry Association (ALLQ).
Annie has an Executive Master of Business Administration from The University of Fredericton. She is also fluent in French and English.
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