Steve Heim, president of Brenco Industries in Delta, British Columbia, was elected to a one-year term as board chairman of the Fabricators & Manufacturers Association.
R. Bruce Benedict, Edwin Herbert Stanley and Al Zelt were also elected to the organization’s board of directors and will serve three-year terms on the 15-member board.
Benedict is president of Production Tube Cutting Inc. of Dayton, Ohio; Stanley is vice president of operations for the Gas House, a metal fabrication shop based in Fort Payne, Ala.; and Zelt is director of sales and marketing for Homestead, Pa.-based Asko Inc., a producer of specialty wear-resistant tooling for the metal producing, processing and recycling industries.
Re-elected to serve three-year terms on the board were Tom Connell, CEO with Main Steel Polishing Co., Tinton Falls, N.J.; and Carlos Rodriguez, general director of Acero Prime in San Luis Potosi, Mexico.
Vivek Kumar Gupta, managing director for Texas ProFab Corp. in Carrollton, Texas, was appointed to serve a one-year term as a young professional associate director to the board. The program was initiated to provide FMA board members with perspectives and ideas from young executives in the industry.
FMA elects chairman, directors
January 1, 2008