Roy Sims has been promoted to Vice President, Central Operations of SUI. In his previous role as Controller, Roy implemented SUI’s first zero-based budget by department and created and managed location financial statements. In his new role, Roy will be partnering with central operations to create efficiencies and streamline corporate support to SUI’s 14 branch offices. He will be responsible for inventory management, fleet management, routing and calendar management, and retail sales. According to CEO Danny McKinney, Roy’s background in accounting and operations makes Roy uniquely qualified and the perfect fit to lead such an important part of the business.

Roy received his Bachelors in Accounting from Auburn University and his MBA from Auburn University at Montgomery. He is a Certified Public Accountant and brings years of experience in accounting, finance, sales, and operations to his new role. Roy says he is most excited to help SUI continue growing and improving. Read more from the Birmingham Business Journal here.