Property Management -- Corporate Marketing -- Financial Operations
Facility Management Operations -- Human Resources / Legal
Ian M. Marlow, Carl Seaholm
Ian M. Marlow
Executive Vice President and Chief Operating & Information Officer
The Gale Company
As the Chief Operating and Information Officer, Ian leads the Operations of The Gale Company. The Operations touch every group and division and include direct oversight of The Gale Company's property management operations, facilities management operations as well as all centralized support groups. This includes Information Technology, Financial Operations, Legal, Human Resources, Risk services, Tax services and Administration. Additionally, the process and re-engineering of the organization are designed by Operations in conjunction with the needs and input of other senior leadership.
Ian's operational experience spans multiple industries and disciplines. With formal training as a chemical engineer and operational experience as a Nuclear Engineer, Ian's analytical and strategic skills drive many of the automation and engineering changes within the The Gale Company. Over the past years he has expanded his career to include actuarial work, workflow analysis, financial and accounting evaluation, technology implementation and business techniques, which drive the design and format of Operations.
A native of New Jersey, Ian holds a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Ian's career began with the Department of Defense and Department of Energy as a Nuclear Engineer. Prior to joining The Gale Company, Ian was the Chief Engineering & Marketing Officer of a publicly traded Property and Casualty insurance group directly responsible for re-engineering and automating its operations.
Carl G. Seaholm Jr.
Senior Vice President
In his role as Senior Vice President of Operations Carl plays a strategic role in defining and coordinating the activities of the IT, Business Operations, Human Resources, Accounting, Risk, Legal, Corporate Marketing, and Property Management Departments towards improving the unlimited potential of The Gale Company. With over 30 years of business experience (13 years of this in Real Estate) Carl brings a wealth of knowledge to the strategic application of The Gale Company’s operations divisions towards improving the growth and effectiveness of it’s many successful business units.
Carl has been a key player in some of Gale’s most challenging projects. Most recently Carl closely assisted Ian Marlow in implementing Stan Gale’s strategic modernization and refocusing of The Gale Company and associated move into their new state of the art World Headquarters. He also opened The Canadian Market for Workstage and spent over 3 years founding and operating Gale’s first international operation in the UK as Managing Director. From these assignments Carl learned the critical importance proper technological and other operational support play in ensuring the success of The Gale Company’s diverse ventures.
Prior to his work with The Gale Company, he earned his credentials as a real estate broker in the State of New York and spent 12 years in a position with national and international responsibilities for a Swiss Based quality management firm. Carl is a graduate of the University of Colorado.