(WILLIAMSVILLE, N.Y.) - Rembrandt Charms CEO, Chris Lux, announced the appointment of Patrick W. Welch, PhD to company President. Dr. Welch will serve as President and Chief Operating Officer of Rembrandt Charms.
Patrick returns to Rembrandt after 32 years of globe-trotting as COO and partner of Adaco Services where he implemented software solutions to hotels in over 50 countries. Patrick has an extensive background, which includes over forty five years of business experience.
“Patrick is an accomplished veteran and businessman with a diverse background encompassing innovative business solutions and strategic planning,” states Lux. “His business acumen and strong leadership will be a definite asset to our team.”
From 2008-2010 he held the position of Director, Veterans Service Agency at Erie County, where he provided services to 100,000 veterans and their families. Most recently, Patrick served as Director of The Center for Veterans and Veteran Family Services at Daemen College in Amherst. He is also an Adjunct Professor in the Social Work Department at Daemen.
Patrick W. Welch, PhD, Sgt. USMC (ret) was awarded the prestigious Purple Heart for his combat service in Vietnam. Patrick’s other awards include: Combat Action Ribbon, Good Conduct, National Defense, Vietnam Campaign, Vietnam Service Medals, and the New York State Conspicuous Service Cross.
Patrick has been married to his wife, Carol, for 44 years. They have four daughters and are the proud grandparents of four.
Contact Rembrandt Charms at 800-828-7840 or visit www.RembrandtCharms.com.