Ronald Miniat, (left) Chairman Emeritus, and David Miniat, Chairman of the Board.
SOUTH HOLLAND, Ill. – The Miniat Companies Inc. has elected David J. Miniat as Chairman of the Board. Ronald Miniat, served as Chairman of the Board for 47 years, and assumes the role of Chairman Emeritus.

“Over the years each generation of the Miniat family has made a lasting impact on the business. David is beginning his tenure as Chairman of the Board with a strong Board and company leadership team in place, and I anticipate even greater success as we continue to serve our customers and stakeholders,” Ron Miniat said.

David Miniat, CEO of The Miniat Companies, is a fourth-generation family member who joined the company in 1982. He has served as a board member for over 25 years.

Under David Miniat’s leadership since 1996, the companies have seen continued growth and their largest capital investments and expansions at each of the businesses. “Our balance sheet is stronger than ever, and I’m committed to serving our customers, shareholders, employees, and communities with the innovation and continued growth they’ve come to expect from the Miniat Companies during Ron’s tenure,” David Miniat said. “It’s truly and honor to assume this role and continue the long-standing legacy of growth and service for which our companies are known.”