John McMahon enters the role of senior vice president and chief human resources officer at Cumberland Gulf Group.
The Cumberland Gulf Group of Cos. has named John McMahon senior vice president and chief human resources officer.
McMahon is an experienced human resources professional with a track record of creating successful programs for talent management and career development. Prior to joining the Cumberland Farms Gulf Oil Group, he served as senior vice president, and chief human resources officer at Arrow Electronics. In addition, he has held the SVP, CHRO role at UMass Memorial Health Care, Fisher Scientific and Lycos. Earlier in his career, he held leadership roles at ITT Corp. and Raytheon Corp.
“Our company has grown tremendously in size, geography, products and services over the past few years, setting the stage for further significant growth,” said Joseph Petrowski, CEO for the Cumberland Gulf Group. “John will work closely with the executive team and be instrumental in formulating and implementing effective strategies and programs that support our business strategies as well as nurture employee engagement.”
“I am very pleased and excited to become a member of the Cumberland Gulf Group leadership team,” McMahon added. “This is an exciting time for the company, as they continue their progress in combining these two iconic brands into one dynamic company. I look forward to developing and implementing a closely linked HR strategy in support of the overall goals and objectives of the company.”
McMahon holds a Master of Science degree in human resource management from Upsala College and a Bachelor of Science degree in criminal justice from Mercy College.