John Scott Wilkins appointed as new CEO at Delaware Valley Floral Group

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John Scott Wilkins has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of The Delaware Valley Floral Group (DVFG), effective immediately. Mr. Wilkins brings with him experience and a track record in the floral industry.

With over 30 years of service to the company and a 3rd generation shareholder, Wilkins started working part-time in the family business during high school. Upon graduating from Widener University in 1996, he began his full-time career at the DVFG. Throughout his tenure, he has held executive leadership roles in Operations, Distribution, Sales and Information Technology, as well as his most recent position as Chief Operating Officer. He has also led company initiatives to help drive business expansions.

Commenting on his appointment, Wilkins expressed his enthusiasm for the opportunity, stating, “I am honored to lead the DVFG as the new CEO and excited to collaborate with our new partners, Staple Street Capital, and the talented team around us to deliver exceptional value to our customers.”

The announcement comes as Jack Chidester, DVFG’s outgoing CEO, retires after serving the company for 16 years. Chidester stated, “With John Scott’s qualifications and background, I have every confidence in his ability to lead the DVFG. We are fortunate to have an individual with his talent to guide the company.”

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