NFPA Member News – February 5, 2015

Gates Corporation, announced that Jeff Brekke, Executive Vice President Global Aftermarket, has retired from the company after 35 years of service, effective January 7, 2015. He will remain a part of the company in an advisory capacity helping Gates continue to build its Aftermarket presence in the APAC region. Dave Miller has been promoted to Vice President Aftermarket Global Marketing and Product Management. Dave will focus on the APAC Region, with specific emphasis on the China Aftermarket. Scott Howat has been promoted to Director of Marketing and Product Management for the North American Aftermarket. He will continue to lead the Marketing Activation, Training, and End Market Sales Growth/Field Technology teams, but will now also manage the Power Transmission and Fluid Power Category Management teams and Pricing support for the North American Aftermarket.

HUSCO Michael GrebeHUSCO International announced the appointment of Michael M. Grebe as Executive Vice President & General Counsel. Prior to joining HUSCO, Michael served as a leading partner and Executive Committee member at Quarles & Brady, where he oversaw firm strategy and operation of its practice groups and industry teams. Click here for the full press release.

The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) kicked off its 2015 State of Manufacturing Tour at Purdue University on February 3. Click here to read more.

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