EXPORT , Pa.-- ( BUSINESS WIRE ) --AMI DODUCO , a Technitrol ( NYSE : TNL ) company , announced the appointment of Gerard P. Gorman as President of Global Business Units and Dietmar O. Schweighoefer as President of Global Manufacturing , both reporting to Technitrol Chairman and Chief Executive Officer James M. Papada , III
...Schweighoefer joined AMI DODUCO in 2000 as Senior Vice President , Global Manufacturing
.Previously , he held a variety of increasingly responsible manufacturing assignments at leading automotive suppliers in both Europe and North America , most recently serving as General Plant Manager , Automotive Systems Group at Johnson Controls , Inc. , a manufacturer of electrical building controls and automotive products
.He holds a master's degree in mechanical engineering from the Technical University of Darmstadt , Germany
Reporting to Schweighoefer
are all of AMI Doduco's global manufacturing facilities , plus the global purchasing , logistics , scheduling , environmental and safety functions.
Headquartered in Export , Pennsylvania , AMI DODUCO
, a Technitrol Company
( NYSE : TNL ) is a global leader in electrical contact technology and fabrication.
The company supplies contacts and assemblies , contact materials , thermostatic and laminated metal products , electroplating and surface treatment services , and precious metal refining and recycling to more than 3 , 000 customers.AMI DODUCO
operates from 17 locations throughout North America , Europe and Asia.Its Web site is www.amidoduco.com.