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Process Equipment Manufacturer Appoints President

Readco Kurimoto Names Douglas Dodson to Lead North American Operations York, PA: Process equipment manufacturer Readco Kurimoto, LLC, York, Pa. (www.readco.com), has named Douglas Dodson president. Effective March 2022, Dodson earned the promotion after recording six years of revenue growth as sales manager following a prior promotion from sales engineer. Dodson is responsible for the overall...

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Young Joins Felling Trailers as South-Central Regional Sales Manager

(SAUK CENTRE, MINNESOTA, May 10th, 2021) – Felling Trailers Inc., a national leader in industrial and commercial trailers, has recently named Mike Young as a regional sales manager to serve the South-Central territory. He will be responsible for all sales development, activity, and dealer support within Oklahoma, Arkansas, Texas, and Louisiana. As the regional manager for the south-central...

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Manufacturers’ Association Announces Incoming Board of Directors President, Mike Granby & Vice President Jonathon Crothers

(York, PA) – Mike Granby, of York, PA was named President and Jonathan Crothers, of Lancaster, PA, was named Vice President of the Board of Directors of the Manufacturers’ Association both will assume their new roles at the next board meeting in late May. The Association, founded in 1906, is the voice of manufacturing for hundreds of member & non-member organizations in southcentral PA &...

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TTI Announces The Promotion of John Drabik to President Americas

Fort Worth, Texas - April 15, 2022 -- TTI, Inc., a leading specialty distributor of electronic components, today announced the promotion of John Drabik to President, TTI Americas. Drabik, who joined TTI in 2020, previously held the position of Senior Vice President, TTI Americas Sales and Product Management. Prior to TTI he served as President, Americas Components at Arrow Electronics. Drabik...

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Jeffrey Miller Earns Professional Certification in Quick Response Manufacturing (QRM)

Mastering the Principles and Tools for Time-based competition in Manufacturing Enterprises Livonia, MI -- Jeffrey H. Miller, PE, CPIM, SCOR/P, CS&OP of Productivity Engineering Services LLC (PES), recently achieved Certification in Quick Response Manufacturing. QRM is a companywide strategy to cut lead times in all phases of manufacturing and office operations. It can bring products to the market...

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H&V Selects Josh Ayer for its Next CEO As Val Hollingsworth Steps Down After 24 Years

East Walpole, Mass. -- After a multi-year succession process, H&V’s Board of Directors has chosen H&V Chief Operations Officer Josh Ayer as the company’s new CEO. Ayer will succeed Val Hollingsworth, who is stepping out of the role of CEO after 24 years -- and after 42 years with the company. Hollingsworth will continue as Chair of H&V’s Board of Directors. “We are delighted to be able to...

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The Manufacturers’ Association Welcomes New Board Member Brett Butler and Re-Elects Sam Miller to a Second Term

(York, PA) -- Brett Butler, General Manager of Precision Custom Components in York, PA was named to the Board of Directors of the Manufacturers’ Association at the March 23rd Board Meeting. Sam Miller, President of Wolfgang Confectioners, York, PA was elected to a second three-year term and joined the Association’s Finance Committee. The Association, founded in 1906, is the voice of...

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Trace-A-Matic Appoints New Vice President of Sales

Brookfield, WI (April 05, 2022) -- Trace-A-Matic Corp. announces Dan Schneider as their newly appointed Vice President of Sales. Dan is a sales veteran with a successful career built on product knowledge, customer satisfaction, and delivering on his word. He leads sales operations at Trace-A-Matic’s Brookfield, WI and Houston, TX locations and the sister company Machining Concepts in...

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Virginia Abrasives Corp Announces New Chief Executive Officer

Petersburg, VA. - Fred Daniels has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer of Virginia Abrasives Corp. An Economics and Business graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, Daniels began his career at Herc Rentals. During his 23 years at Herc, he held a wide range of roles in sales, management and IT before becoming Eastern Region VP. In 2012, he joined AMES Taping Tools as President...

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Yatin Tayalia Named Managing Director Of Xylem India

21 February 2022 - Xylem Inc., a global water technology company, today announced the appointment of Yatin Tayalia as Managing Director of Xylem in India. Current Managing Director Nitin Bhate will be taking on a new role as the Global Director and General Manager of Xylem Custom Pumps. Tayalia will report to Franz Cerwinka, President, Emerging Markets, and will be based in Bangalore, India....

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