Westwood, MA - Universal Wilde announced today that, effective immediately Patrick Romich will join Universal Wilde as Chief Executive Officer. In this key role for the company Patrick will drive the strategy, growth and future vision of Universal Wilde.
Patrick brings nearly 30 years of senior executive leadership in software and services organizations, as well as a strong record of successfully growing businesses, particularly in technology. His expertise has led to over 20 large and small company mergers and acquisitions. Romich has also experienced success in growing revenues and exceeding profitability in small VC and private equity firms and family-owned businesses. He brings experience in SaaS, recurring revenue business models, and managed service strategies to Universal Wilde.
“I have the privilege of leading Universal Wilde at a very exciting time,” said Romich. “This is a time where the change in technology is accelerating the pace of opportunity for the communication industry. As we continue our efforts as a market leader we will continue to apply technology and innovative thinking across all marketing channels for the benefit of our customers...and their success.”
Bill Fitzgerald, CEO since 2007, has been promoted to Executive Chairman of the Board.
In his new role Bill will be primarily focusing on growth, mergers and acquisitions, and new services and capabilities.
“It has been my pleasure to work with and for our customers as CEO,” says Fitzgerald. “I am excited to be working with Pat and the rest of Universal Wilde as we continue to find new ways to meet and exceed industry requirements as it relates to print and information distribution.”