Angelica, the healthcare linen and medical laundry services provider, announced on 11 January that Jamie Shaddix has been promoted to interim CEO of Angelica, with immediate effect. Shaddix, who succeeds Cary Wood, steps into the role with over 20 years of executive leadership experience. Most recently, he was senior vice president of operations for Angelica.

Lauren Krueger, chairperson of Angelica’s Board, said: “Jamie brings a wealth of knowledge from his extensive background in operations and leadership roles, including his time with Angelica. He understands our customers, facilities, suppliers and people. We believe, under Jamie’s leadership, the company is positioned for continued success.”