Building on his years of business and leadership experience, Chairman and CEO JB Buse has guided LOTH through the MBI Company/LOTH merger and the purchase of Columbus-based T.W. Ruff in June 2007. A native of Cincinnati, JB attended the University of Cincinnati and is a graduate of Indian Hill High School. JB currently serves on the boards of LOTH, Inc., The Williams College of Business at Xavier University, the Johnny Bench Scholarship Foundation and the Robert Andrew Buse Foundation. Giving back to the community is a cornerstone of JB’s leadership. A member of United Way Tocqueville Society, J.B. is active in Cincinnati WPO, CRBC (Cincinnati Regional Business Committee) and ArtsWave (the nation’s largest fine arts fund).