Kregel President, James (Jim) R. Kregel, announced his retirement from day-to-day responsibilities with Kregel, Inc., effective June 30, 2017. Jerold (Jerry) Kregel was appointed as president and CEO of the company, effective July 1, 2017.

For 25 years, Jerry has contributed to the success of Kregel, Inc. as Kregel’s CFO, and most recently as executive V.P. of publishing with dedicated support from Dennis Hillman, Publisher of Kregel Publications, and Tito Mantilla, Publisher of Editorial Portavoz.

For the past five years, Jim has focused much of his time and effort on increasing the impact and outreach of Kregel Parable Christian Stores and Kregel Parable Ministry Resources, and he will still continue limited involvement with Kregel Parable Ministry Resources. The Kregel Parable Christian Store in Grandville, Michigan, and its adjacent P. Graham Dunn Art, Home Décor, and Personalized Gift Store will continue under the leadership of Store Manager Jeremy Fleming and his executive team.