Electronic payment services provider Fort Knox National Company (Fort Knox), has appointed two new senior leaders to the company’s executive team. Donald Schmiedt was named the company’s new Vice President of Finance and Accounting, with responsibility for leading Fort Knox National’s accounting, financial and management reporting and purchasing operations. James Czerwonka was appointed as Fort Knox National’s Vice President, Director of Internal Audit, where he will be responsible for internal audit of the company’s technology, processes and operations.
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