The Schneider Corporation Welcomes New Chief Financial Officer

Indianapolis, Ind., (July 15, 2008) – Indianapolis-based The Schneider Corporation has appointed Brady Whitesel as Chief Financial Officer.  Brady joins the full-service engineering corporation from another Indianapolis-based company, Autobase, Inc, where he also served as CFO. Prior to joining Autobase, Inc., Whitesel was employed by Ernst & Young in Birmingham, Alabama.

“We are thrilled to have Brady on board with us and we look forward to the continued commitment to excellence that we are sure Brady’s experience and leadership will bring,” commented Schneider’s president, Tom Vanneman.

The experience Whitesel brings to The Schneider Corporation includes expertise in finance, accounting, human resources, and management functions. During his tenure at Autobase, Inc., Whitesel assisted throughout an ownership transition and led Autobase to appearing on the Inc. 500 Fastest Growing Companies list for two consecutive years by successfully driving profitability while strengthening the company’s infrastructure.

Whitesel hopes to make a similar impact at The Schneider Corporation and is looking forward to playing a large role in the company’s executive management team as they lead the company to further growth.

 “I am pleased to assume this leadership position at Schneider, a company that I admire for its solid reputation, committed team of employees, and huge growth potential,” said Whitesel. “I hope to reinforce the company’s solid foundation by aiding in its financial growth.”

Whitesel is a certified Public Accountant and Internal Auditor, and earned his bachelor’s degree in accounting from Ball State University.

About The Schneider Corporation
Founded in 1962 and headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, The Schneider Corporation is a full-service national engineering firm. The company is a third-generation, family-owned company, serving a range of clients with over 250 professionals. Schneider applies professional expertise and sophisticated technology in the areas of Engineering, Geographic Information Systems (GIS), and Land Surveying to collect, create, and manage vital information for clients in both the private and public sectors.  For more information, please visit