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Dr. Rad Ganesh, Phd, PE

Twin City Fan Companies is pleased to announce that Rad Ganesh, Phd, PE, director, product applications at Twin City Fan will receive the Air Movement and Control Association (AMCA) International Inc., Distinguished Service Award at their annual meeting, October 2, 2019 in Maui, Hawaii. “Dr. Ganesh is such an asset to the Twin City Fan family.  We are extremely proud of him and the recognition the industry is giving him,” says Mike Barry, President Twin City Fans. The AMCA award is presented when someone has dedicated themselves and their career to the improvement of the HVACR industry and the betterment of the environment.






Jens Kuerschner Chief Customer Officer, Tacton

Jens Kuerschner has been hired as Chief Customer Officer at Tacton, a global leader enabling smart commerce for manufacturers. “We are extremely happy to welcome Jens to our executive team. His addition will help us maintain our focus ensuring our customers remain our primary focus,” commented Frederic Laziou, CEO of Tacton. Kuerschner brings over 20 years’ experience, working for software giants such as Oracle, Salesforce, and most recently, Pegasystems. Manufacturers today are adopting digital solutions to offer superior solutions to their customers.  Tacton is poised to help its global customers embrace a seamless customer experience with Jens Kuerschner’s addition to the leadership team. Congratulations!




Kathy Gorey, Project Engineer in the Manufacturing Engineering Department at Pelican’s South Deerfield, Massachusetts plant, has been nominated to serve on the Board of Directors for the Association of Rotational Molders (ARM). ARM is a worldwide trade association with the objective to increase awareness of rotational molding technologies and processes. “The nomination of Kathy Gorey to the Association of Rotational Molders Board comes as no surprise to Pelican as Kathy has excelled with the company in numerous capacities since 1990,” said Senior Vice President of Worldwide Operations, Sunil Malhotra. Congratulations!


Rockey L. Butler, Vice President of Operations, SG Blocks, Inc.

SG Blocks, Inc., a leading designer, innovator and fabricator of container-based structures, appointed Rockey L. Butler as the Company’s new Vice President of Operations. Butler brings more than 30 years of experience in all aspects of construction to the Company, with a particular expertise in steel-based construction. “Rockey is a talented leader who has three decades of serious experience in the delivery of complex steel buildings. We are happy to have his expertise on board as we roll out our more complex and multi-story projects,” said Paul Galvin, Chairman and CEO of SG Blocks. “He represents a growing number of construction professionals who have a keen sense of the growing size of the modular construction market and its benefits.” Congratulations! For more information, visit www.sgblocks.com.





Stephen Fauth, Senior VP Sales for North America, Tacton
Stephen Fauth, Senior VP Sales for North America, Tacton

Tacton, a global leader in connecting the customer with product and factory for smarter business in the manufacturing industry, today announced it has hired Stephen Fauth as Senior Vice President of Sales for North America. Fauth will be responsible for Tacton’s commercial team in North America, supporting the company’s continued rapid expansion and growth objectives. Fauth brings 15 years of experience in enterprise technology, including a deep background of expertise in the CPQ space. He was most recently Regional Vice President at FPX, in charge of the East region in North America. Before that, Fauth held positions at Oracle, Sungard Availability Services and SAP.Congratulations!  For more information on Tacton and its smart manufacturing capabilities, visit www.tacton.com.