As part of its continued efforts to provide customers with the highest level of service, United Grinding North America (Miamisburg, Ohio) announced several organizational changes and promotions. These changes, which include an expanded executive-vice-presidential position and a planned transition of leadership for the Tool Division, will serve as a further investment in the company’s ability to provide innovative grinding, measuring and eroding technologies to customers across the continent.
The promotions include Markus Stolmar, who will transition from his role as the vice president of the Tool Division to executive vice president, and Simon Manns, who will take over Stolmar’s leadership of the Tool Division after spending many years as the division’s technical sales manager.
United Grinding also announced that Sales Support Engineer Richard Navratil has been promoted to the Tool Division’s technical sales manager position. Outside the Tool Division, Phil Wiss has been promoted from regional sales manager III to regional sales manager IV, and Jason Barber was promoted from Information Services manager to the director of Information Services.
“On behalf of the entire team at United Grinding, I’d like to congratulate Markus, Simon and their colleagues on their well-deserved promotions,” said Steve Jacobson, president and CEO of United Grinding North America. “Under their stewardship, the North American Tool Division, as well as the Sales and Information Services departments, have played crucial roles in the company’s effort to offer world-class manufacturing technology backed by exceptional customer service. We wish them continued success in their new roles.”