Monday, August 1, 2016 12:00 AM
Sam E. McQuade, BNI’s new CFO, joined BNI at the end of July and will succeed Pat Clement who is retiring after 40 years with the company. McQuade brings an extensive and diverse business background to BNI in finance, accounting, mergers and acquisitions, and strategic leadership. He earned his accounting degree in the United States and his MBA in Switzerland, where he began his professional career. McQuade returned to the U.S in 2004, living in the greater New York City area and traveling the world on business. He returned home to North Dakota in 2013 and became CFO of AE2S in Grand Forks.
“I’m pleased to have attracted such high quality talent to our team,” said Wade Boeshans, BNI president and general manager. “It reflects the culture, reputation, and track record of our company and its employees. Sam’s background and experience will complement our team well as we execute our go-forward strategy.”