Chip Crunk, the company’s President and CEO, has worked at RJ Young since he was fourteen years old. In his own words, working for RJ Young is “the only life I’ve ever known.” In 1987, Chip became a Sales Representative after graduating from the University of Mississippi. He became Director of Sales in 1989, then Executive Vice President, and Chief Operating Officer.
In 1995 Chip was named President and CEO of the company. Guided by an innovative, entrepreneurial spirit, Chip has led RJ Young to see double-digit annual growth, now ranking as the largest, privately-held dealer in the Southeast and one of the largest in the nation. He oversees an operation that covers eight states including Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, Virginia, North Carolina, Louisiana, and Tennessee, and employs more than 600 people in 30 locations.
Chip Crunk is currently a member of the Ricoh Executive Steering Committee, the Canon Dealer Council, and the Copier Dealers Association. Chip also serves as the President of the School of Business Board for Ole Miss. He is active in community and civic organizations and enjoys flying, boating, golfing, and the Tennessee Titans. Chip and his wife Gina reside in Brentwood, TN, and have two children.