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PFERD Inc. Appoints New Sales Manager for its West Region

Milwaukee, WI - PFERD INC., a global manufacturer of abrasives, brushes and power tools, has announced the appointment of John Hibbard as the new Regional Sales Manager, West U.S. Hibbard will report to Jon-Michael Raymond, Vice President, Sales. The announcement was made by Gene Huegin, President. In this position, Hibbard will be responsible for all sales management efforts including further...

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Printed Circuits Adds Engineering Manager Paul Peters and New Plating Capability in 2018

Flex and rigid flex circuit board manufacturer, Printed Circuits has started 2018 with a few enhancements to their wet processing department, starting with the appointment of Paul Peters to engineering manager of their plating and wet processing departments. "Paul Peters brings a wealth of wet processing talent and experience to Printed Circuits. We are delighted to have his skill set added to...

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Printed Circuits Adds Engineering Manager Paul Peters and New Plating Capability in 2018

Flex and rigid flex circuit board manufacturer, Printed Circuits has started 2018 with a few enhancements to their wet processing department, starting with the appointment of Paul Peters to engineering manager of their plating and wet processing departments. "Paul Peters brings a wealth of wet processing talent and experience to Printed Circuits. We are delighted to have his skill set added to...

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Palmer Holland Names Wade Hutchins as West Coast Account Manager

Cleveland, OH - Effective January 1, 2018 – Palmer Holland is pleased to announce that it has named Wade Hutchins as a South Region Account Manager based out of Sonoma, California. Wade brings decades of experience with him to Palmer Holland. He has been in the industry for over 38 years holding a variety of positions for California-based specialty distributor PT Hutchins Company where he was...

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Palmer Holland Names Wade Hutchins as West Coast Account Manager

Cleveland, OH - Effective January 1, 2018 – Palmer Holland is pleased to announce that it has named Wade Hutchins as a South Region Account Manager based out of Sonoma, California. Wade brings decades of experience with him to Palmer Holland. He has been in the industry for over 38 years holding a variety of positions for California-based specialty distributor PT Hutchins Company where he was...

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Bead Industries Announces CEO and CFO

Jill Bryant Mayer, great granddaughter of Bead Industries, Inc. founder, W. Calvin Bryant, has been promoted to CEO of the family-owned company (formerly Bead Chain Manufacturing Co.). The company’s previous CEO, Kenneth Bryant, retired in October of 2014. Most recently Corporate President, Mayer will continue to report to the board of directors. As CEO, she will be responsible for overseeing...

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Bead Industries Announces CEO and CFO

Jill Bryant Mayer, great granddaughter of Bead Industries, Inc. founder, W. Calvin Bryant, has been promoted to CEO of the family-owned company (formerly Bead Chain Manufacturing Co.). The company’s previous CEO, Kenneth Bryant, retired in October of 2014. Most recently Corporate President, Mayer will continue to report to the board of directors. As CEO, she will be responsible for overseeing...

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GSM Industrial Welcomes New Leadership to Help Facilitate Continued Growth!

Lancaster, PA December 1, 2017: GSM Industrial, Inc. is pleased to announce the addition of Robert Blauser to the leadership team and the promotions of Jeffrey Ream and Michael Towers. Robert Blauser has been hired as the Vice President of Operations, reporting to GSM Industrial President, Brian Dombach.  Robert comes to GSM with more than 27 years of experience in fabrication, manufacturing,...

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GSM Industrial Welcomes New Leadership to Help Facilitate Continued Growth!

Lancaster, PA December 1, 2017: GSM Industrial, Inc. is pleased to announce the addition of Robert Blauser to the leadership team and the promotions of Jeffrey Ream and Michael Towers. Robert Blauser has been hired as the Vice President of Operations, reporting to GSM Industrial President, Brian Dombach.  Robert comes to GSM with more than 27 years of experience in fabrication, manufacturing,...

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Difference Between a Metal OD and Rubber Covered Seal

Over the years, customers have asked us what's the difference between a rubber O.D. and a metal O.D and are there any special considerations when replacing a metal-cased seal with a rubber covered seal. The following article provides an explanation of the differences in seals designed with a metal O.D. versus seals designed with a rubber O.D. Most shaft seals are typically placed in bores...

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