Drew oversees all people, processes, and functions of the company as the President of Defense Logistics.
A West Point graduate and US Army Colonel, Retired, Drew’s leadership experience in the military transitioned into business. He thrived most recently, as COO of HOLLAND 1916, a Kansas City-based manufacturer of office and industrial supplies where he directed the operation of the business’ three subsidiaries. In the military, Drew led teams twice in combat. He led 110 Soldiers in Somalia and then led more than 1,200 Soldiers in Iraq. He also led the Army’s largest training organization, with almost 9,000 US Army personnel.
Drew’s military decorations include a Silver Star, Purple Heart and two Bronze Stars, along with Legion of Merit and five Meritorious Service Medals. Drew also led the rescue of Task Force Rangers in the battle made famous by the 2001 film, Blackhawk Down.
Drew is extremely active in the Kansas City Business Community and when not working, he is an avid at-home coffee roaster and outdoorsmen. He and his wife love the Lake of the Ozarks where they enjoy fishing and boating. Drew is always trying to maintain his high level of shooting proficiency by plinking at the pistol ranges with his wife and three sons.