Sims Crane Names New CFO
Sims Crane & Equipment Co. has named Deborah P. Garringer, CPA, CFST, Chief Financial Officer, taking over for 27-year Sims veteran, M. Vernon Moore, vice president and CFO, who is retiring April 1.
Garringer, who previously a partner with Crowe Horwath LLP in charge of the Florida market for public sector clients, has 25 years of expereince in the accounting industry and specializes in Florida Sales and Use Tax, holding the CFST designation (Certified in Florida Sales and Use Tax). At Crowe Horwath,Garringer worked for 20 years on the Sims Crane corporate account, and comes to Sims with in-depth knowledge of its operations.
“Deb is a sharp, disciplined and visionary financial professional in every sense of the word,” commented Dean Sims Sr., CEO of Sims. “We have known her personally, and have trusted her wise counsel for two decades. Vernon Moore has helped build this company into what it is today, and we are confident Deb will be the CFO and executive leader we will need to continue our firm’s success well in the future.”