Member News: Hengli Personnel Addition and Honor for HUSCO CEO

NFPA member news is designed to inform members of key industry updates in quick, bite-sized posts that provide only the most important information. This week’s updates come from Hengli America Co., Inc. and HUSCO International, Inc.

Kirkpatrick of Hengli AmericaHengli America recently welcomed Kendall Kirkpatrick as North America Distribution Sales Manager. He comes to the position with extensive industry experience, including 24 years working in manufacturing and distribution in roles supporting global OEMs, international distribution, and major OEM accounts. He is also a member of the International Fluid Power Society (IFPS) and became a certified fluid power specialist in 1995.



HUSCO_global-growth_co-300x201The President and CEO of Husco International, Austin Ramirez, has been appointed to the 2016-17 class of White House Fellows. He will spend a year working as a full-time, paid fellow to senior White House staff and other top-ranking government officials. He will also take part in an education program on leadership, policy, and current affairs as well as participate in service projects during his time in Washington, D.C. Program participants come from a variety of backgrounds and professions and have a strong history of public service and leadership. Read more here.


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