July 9, 2014: Columbia, MDâ€”The National Association of Credit Management (NACM) honored Gary Gaudette, CCE, ICCE of Hanover, New Hampshire with the 2014 O.D. Glaus Credit Executive of Distinction* during the associationâ€™s 118th Annual Credit Congress and Exposition in Orlando, Florida, June 8-11, 2014. The Glaus Award recognizes an individual who has made significant contributions to the credit profession, who upholds the tenets of lifelong learning and who is highly esteemed by his or her peers. Gaudette is senior treasury analyst at Hypertherm, Inc. in Hanover. Founded in 1968, Hypertherm specializes in industrial cutting that includes new plasma, laser and water jet technologies and services.
Gaudette has been active in the credit field for many years and is a member of NACM New England, an NACM affiliate. As Brandy Sailer-Dow, CICP, receivables specialist, accounting services at Hypertherm, said, â€śHe feels strongly that continuing education is vital to every credit professionalâ€™s success. He is always available to answer questions and discuss ideas.â€ť
Gaudette holds multiple credit-related designations including the Certified Credit Executive (CCE) and International Certified Credit Executive (ICCE) and is an alumnus of NACMâ€™s Graduate School of Credit and Financial Management (GSCFM), a certification program that endorses its achievers as capable of managing the credit function at an executive level in the areas of accounting, finance, domestic and international credit concepts, management and law. The program is held each year on the campus of Dartmouth College. In addition, he is an alumnus of Franklin Pierce University in Rindge, where he earned his BS in Management and MBA in Leadership.