FENTON, Mo. - March 2021 — Tacony Corporation, a privately held manufacturer and distributor that provides the world with better solutions for sewing, cleaning and home, announced today that Shannon Wilson has been named chief financial officer.
Wilson comes to Tacony with more than 20 years of financial experience in both public and private sectors. Most recently, she served as CFO for Jim’s Formal Wear, a national wholesaler and distributor in the men’s formal wear industry. Prior to that she held CFO positions in the software development and marketing services industries.
“Shannon brings a burst of energy, a curious and strategic mindset, and vast experience from previous roles similar to what we do at Tacony – family business, multi-channel distribution, and international and ecommerce sales,” said Kristi Tacony Humes, CEO, Tacony Corp. “Her collaborative nature, strong leadership and mentorship expertise are a great fit for Tacony.”
Wilson joins Tacony beginning in March 2021.
“Tacony has such a strong history and tradition of providing quality products and services, and taking care of its customers and employees,” said Wilson. “At the same time, there’s excitement and passion for the future with a focus on growth, exceeding expectations, and finding better ways in all they do. I can’t imagine a more exciting time to be joining the Tacony family.”
Originally from Cleveland, Ohio, Wilson earned her undergraduate degree from St. Louis University and has remained rooted in the St. Louis area.
About Tacony Corporation
Founded in 1946, Tacony Corporation is a privately held manufacturing and distribution company that provides your world with better solutions for sewing, cleaning and home. With more than 350 associates in eight offices around the world under the leadership of CEO Kristi Tacony Humes, Tacony prides itself on building long-lasting business relationships that are based on trust and feel like family. For more information, visit www.tacony.com.