Chairman of the Board,
Chief Financial Officer
Rick Johnson joined The Hillman Company in 1998 as Treasurer. He was elected Vice President and to the Board of Directors in 2000. Two years later, he was named Chief Financial Officer and became Chairman of the Board in 2005.
Prior to joining The Hillman Company, Mr. Johnson spent 15 years with PNC Bank in a variety of positions including loan workouts and large corporate banking. His last position at PNC was as Senior Vice President, National Corporate Banking.
Mr. Johnson received his AB in Economics from Duke University in 1981 and an MBA from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management in 1983.