President – CEO
Chief Operating Officer
Steve Smith is the Chief Operating Officer of Giffin, Inc. He has years of worldwide construction experience, primarily within the surface coating industry. Prior to joining Giffin, Smith was Energy Manager, Sales Engineer, and finally Vice President of Sales and Estimating at Haden, Inc. He began his career as the Project Engineer for Zack Co. constructing the Midland (Michigan) Nuclear Power Project HVAC system.Smith is a 1978 graduate of Ferris State University with a degree in Applied Sciences
Chief Financial Officer
Gary Zelinsky is the Chief Financial Officer at Giffin, Inc. He is a year veteran of the specialty automotive equipment industry. Prior to joining Giffin years ago, Gary began his career at Durr Industries as a junior accountant, steadily rising to the position of Vice President – Finance.
Gary holds an MBA from Wayne State University, as well as a BBA from the University of Michigan.
Vice President of Operations
Vice President – Sales & Marketing
Executive Director – Giffin Mexico
Rudy Guzman is the Executive Director of Giffin Industries in San Luis Potosi, Mexico. He is a year veteran within the automotive paint and manufacturing industries. Prior to joining Giffin, Rudy served as Paint Director for the Fiat Group in Turin, Italy. He has international business experience in China, Germany, Brazil, Poland, and Serbia.
Rudy holds a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from the University of Americas, Mexico.