Subscribe to our free, weekly email newsletter!


George Huber III elected president of CEMA

Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association elects new president and board at annual meeting.
By Modern Materials Handling Staff
March 11, 2011

George Huber III, vice president, Industrial Kinetics, Inc., Downers Grove, IL, was elected the president of the Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association (CEMA) at the organization’s recent 78
Annual Meeting in La Quinta, Calif.

Huber becomes head of the North American industry trade group founded in 1933. CEMA currently has 106 member companies.

Other officers elected at the Association’s Annual Meeting:
—Vice President - Ron Arkema, vice president, Van Gorp Corporation, Pella, IA
—Secretary – Warren Chandler, product manager, Stephens-Adamson, Belleville, Ontario, Canada
—Treasurer – Jerry Heathman, sales & marketing manager, Chantland Pulley & Roller Company, Humboldt, IA

Elected to the Board of Directors were:
—Bob Domnick, vice president, engineering, Superior Industries, Morris, MN
—Paul Ross, president, Douglas Manufacturing Co., Inc., Pell City, AL
—Geoff Normanton, senior vice president technology, Fenner Dunlop, Pittsburgh, PA
—Todd Swinderman, director and chief technology officer, Martin Engineering Company, Neponset, IL

Carryover members are:
—Joe Forte, director, sales, Portec, Inc., Canon City, CO
—Michael Hoehn, president, Automatic Systems Inc., Kansas City, MO
—Jim McKnight, senior vice president, system sales and marketing, Intelligrated, Inc., Mason, OH
—Garry Abraham, general manager/CEO, Screw Conveyor Corporation, Hammond, IN
—Dean Bogner, vice president of sales and marketing, Webster Industries, Inc., Tiffin, OH
—Mike Mitchell, product manager, Stober Drives Inc., Maysville, KY

Subscribe to Modern Materials Handling magazine

Subscribe today. It's FREE!
Find out what the world’s most innovative companies are doing to improve productivity in their plants and distribution centers.
Start your FREE subscription today!

Recent Entries

Process improvement leads the way for understanding how automation can reduce human effort and intervention. Yet 39% of companies have not performed process reengineering in the last year.

New division to provide turnkey material handling systems for warehousing and distribution, post and parcel, and industrial markets.

The year 2015 marks a major milestone for the industry, MHI is celebrating its 70th anniversary at ProMat 2015, held March 23-26, 2015.

Equipment Leasing and Finance Foundation's monthly confidence index at 66.3 in February, up from 66.1 in January.

Actuators and mechanical systems had a strong year, increasing 12% to $467 million.



© Copyright 2015 Peerless Media LLC, a division of EH Publishing, Inc • 111 Speen Street, Ste 200, Framingham, MA 01701 USA