Deryl Kratzer joined 4U Management in October 2012. He is serving the company as President and is involved in all aspects of 4U Management. Mr. Kratzer brought with him great experience after serving as President for the Roofing and Building Maintenance Division of Tremco Incorporated and Weatherproofing Technologies Incorporated. During his Presidency of 10 years the Roofing Group showed continuous growth as sales exceeded $425 million in the fiscal year 2011.
Deryl joined Tremco in 1984 as Field Advisor in San Antonio, Texas. In 1989, he was promoted to Southern Regional Manager, handling Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, and Colorado. Deryl was promoted in 1991 to Southern Divisional Manager, handling the five southern regions. In 1994, he moved to New Jersey to serve as the Eastern Division Manager where under his leadership, revenue and profits doubled. January 2000 saw Mr. Kratzer promoted to Executive Vice President/General Manager of the Roofing and Building Maintenance Division. The division completed its most successful year in May 2002 with sales volume over $170 million and record earnings. On July 1, 2002 he was promoted to President. He held this post for 10 years before becoming President of 4U Management.
Deryl attended Texas Tech University on a football scholarship for 2 years before transferring to Texas A & I University where he continued his football career. He received his major in Business Management while minoring in Journalism.
Deryl is an avid golfer and is a member of the prestigious Firestone Country Club located on the outskirts of Akron, Ohio where he carries a 4 handicap.
Deryl and his wife, Teresa, have three daughters, Amanda, Kristina, and Kandis. His other interests include all sports, travel and reading.