Muskegon, Michigan, USA... Michael Stofferahn has been appointed vice president of North American sales by Kaydon Bearings Division. In his new position, he will lead the North American OEM and distribution sales teams as well as Kaydon's industry management for the aerospace and defense, medical, heavy equipment, and semiconductor markets.
Stofferahn comes to Kaydon from Rexnord Product Services, where he was vice president and general manager. His 33 years of experience in bearings and industrial sales includes sales and management positions with FAG Bearings Corp., Kaman Industrial Technologies, PT Components, Inc., and Advance Bearing Service.
Stofferahn holds a B.A. degree in business administration and marketing from Augsburg College.
Kaydon Bearings Division (www.kaydonbearings.com) is a leading global manufacturer of standard and custom thin-section bearings, high-level bearing assemblies, and slewing ring bearings for a wide range of manufacturing and process applications. The division is also a major supplier of remanufactured and new replacement bearings.
Kaydon Corporation (www.kaydon.com) is a leading designer and manufacturer of custom-engineered, performance-critical products, supplying a diverse group of alternative energy, industrial, aerospace, medical and electronic equipment, and aftermarket customers.