Another CEO has left President Donald Trump’s manufacturing board after the furor over his tepid statements about the murderous violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.
Kevine Plank, the CEO of Under Armour, released an official statement of resignation on Twitter.
I love our country & company. I am stepping down from the council to focus on inspiring & uniting through power of sport. – CEO Kevin Plank pic.twitter.com/8YvndJMjj1
— Under Armour (@UnderArmour) August 15, 2017
“I joined the American Manufacturing Council because I believed it was important for Under Armour to have an active seat at the table and represent our industry,” the statement read. “We remain resolute in our potential and ability to improve American manufacturing.”
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