Cap America (PPAI 111597, S10) – ranked the No. 11 supplier in the inaugural PPAI 100 – has announced the promotion of Gerald Pinkley to vice president of compliance, a new position at the Fredericktown, Missouri-based company.

Working alongside other executive team members, Pinkley will spearhead initiatives that further drive the firm’s sustainability and compliance agenda.

“Gerald’s influence in integrating robust ESG practices into our corporate framework has been transformative,” says Mark Gammon, CEO of Cap America. “As we navigate our sustainability journey, his visionary leadership is crucial in establishing and achieving new operational paradigms.”

Pinkley’s Impact

Since joining Cap America in 2019, Pinkley has played a pivotal role in shaping the company’s market development strategies, initially as market development manager and subsequently as director of administration.

Under his stewardship as director of compliance, the company has made progress in regulatory compliance, ESG standardization and transparent reporting.

  • His notable contributions include the refinement of product safety protocols, comprehensive environmental impact assessments and the implementation of sustainable practices aimed at minimizing the company’s carbon footprint.


  • Additionally, Pinkley’s collaboration with the HR department has been instrumental in fostering an inclusive and diverse workplace culture, enhancing community engagement and employee well-being.