Crozier Appoints Tom Hale as General Manager and Senior Vice President
New York, February 22, 2018 – Crozier Fine Arts, an Iron Mountain Incorporated (NYSE: IRM) company and the nation’s leading fine art storage and logistics provider is pleased to announce that Tom Hale has been appointed general manager and senior vice president. Hale joins Crozier from London and New York-based Lisson Gallery where he served as global commercial director. Prior to this role, he held the position of vice president of Sales and Development at Uovo and earlier worked at London’s White Cube gallery and fine art services company Momart. He began his career as an art handler working with London artists including Damien Hirst, Antony Gormley and Lucien Freud.
“As the industry leader, we continuously seek opportunities to improve the experiences of our clients, to innovate as we preserve and protect the integrity of art, and to ensure we have the very best talent in the industry,” said Ted MacLean, executive vice president and general manager, Adjacent Businesses at Iron Mountain. “Tom brings the right balance of operational acumen and industry expertise to drive our business forward. Under his leadership we will accelerate our ability to serve our clients in new and innovative ways.”
“Crozier’s history, expertise and long tradition of putting the client first, while always respecting the artist’s intent, sets it apart in an extremely competitive market,” commented Hale. “I am looking forward to leading the Crozier team as it expands not only to better serve our clients but also as it shapes the future direction of our industry.”
Hale’s responsibilities will include oversight and leadership of all North American functions at Crozier, including sales, marketing, operations, IT, finance and human resources as well as managing client satisfaction, revenue and business results. He will work closely with Simon Hornby, president of Crozier, who will continue to lead Crozier’s global business development efforts, including the exploration and pursuit of new partnerships, business acquisitions and solution offerings for Crozier clients.
Based in New York, Crozier is an industry leader in art storage and logistics and an advocate for worldwide commercial standards. A component of the Adjacent Businesses segment within Iron Mountain Incorporated (NYSE: IRM), Crozier provides services that support the art management lifecycle, from initial purchase to final sale, including secure storage, climate-controlled vaults, private viewing galleries, consultation, installation, project management services, and international shipping capabilities for art industry professionals and collectors all over the world. For more information, visit www.crozierarts.com.
About Iron Mountain
Iron Mountain Incorporated (NYSE: IRM), founded in 1951, is the global leader for storage and information management services. Trusted by more than 225,000 organizations around the world, and with a real estate network of more than 85 million square feet across more than 1,400 facilities in over 50 countries, Iron Mountain stores and protects billions of valued assets, including critical business information, highly sensitive data, and cultural and historical artifacts. Providing solutions that include information management, digital transformation, secure storage, secure destruction, as well as data centers, cloud services and art storage and logistics, Iron Mountain helps customers lower cost and risk, comply with regulations, recover from disaster, and enable a more digital way of working. Visit www.ironmountain.com for more information.
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