Royalty hires new business development director

Royalty Roofing in Seymour recently announced Thomas G. Hollingsworth had been hired as the company’s new business development director.

Most recently, Hollingsworth was president of Duro-Last Roofing, a position he held for 17 years. Prior to becoming president, he was Duro-Last’s vice president of quality assurance and information systems.

In his role with Royalty, Hollingsworth will pursue opportunities for growing the company’s business through acquisitions, according to a news release from company President Andy Royalty.

Once a prospect is acquired, he will integrate that entity’s operations into Royalty by acting as its interim chief operating officer.

Royalty Roofing has been in operation since 1986.