Potawatomi Business Development Corporation Welcomes New CEO
Randy Mueller comes to PBDC with a successful track record in technology corporations
MILWAUKEE (September 05, 2019) — Potawatomi Business Development Corporation is pleased to announce the appointment of Randy Mueller as its new Chief Executive Officer.
Mueller has a long track record of success in leading technology and professional services organizations. He comes to PBDC from Runzheimer International, a privately held SAAS global mobility technology corporation. Mueller guided Runzheimer through a very successful sale of the company to a prominent private equity company. Throughout his career, Mueller has held various sales, marketing and general management roles across VC-backed startups, mid-market privately-held organizations, and Fortune 500 companies, including Dell Corporation and Hewlett Packard.
“Randy brings significant experience to the table by taking companies in a renewed direction,” says Paul Hoesly, PBDC chief financial officer. “With his proven track record and demonstrated success in developing high-performance culture and teams, we believe he is the right person to deliver PBDC to its next stage of growth.”
A Wisconsin native, Mueller currently lives in LaGrange, Illinois and has one son who is a mechanical engineer working in Chicago. Mueller is a finance graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and earned his MBA from DePaul University in Chicago. He is also a CPA.
Mueller says he is excited to take on a new challenge in his long-storied career.
“I look forward to helping PBDC grow its portfolio of companies, and giving back to the Potawatomi community,” Mueller says. “This is an exciting chapter not only for myself, but for the company, and I’m honored to have the tremendous opportunity to help chart its future.”
Mueller replaces Kurt O’Bryan, who played a central role in building PBDC, and who served 0n its board of directors, and held an earlier role as COO.
About Potawatomi Business Development Corporation
The Potawatomi Business Development Corporation (PBDC) was established in 2002 as the economic development and income diversification business of the Forest County Potawatomi Community (FCPC). Headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, our subsidiary companies and investments provide financial diversification for our shareholders and investment partners. We grow with a clear focus on profitability and sustainable economic development. Visit http://www.potawatomibdc.com/ to learn more.