Baker & Taylor Names New President23 May, 2007 By: Erik Gruenwedel
Entertainment and book distributor Baker & Taylor Inc. has upped 27-year veteran Arnie Wright to the position of president.
Wright, who was EVP and COO, assumes the president position from Richard Willis, who remains chairman and CEO of the Charlotte, N.C.-based distributor.
Separately, 37-year Baker & Taylor executive Gary Dayton was promoted to the position of SVP of operations. Dayton had been operations VP since 1995.