TECT Aerospace Promotes Peter Knapper to PresidentBy Tect Aerospace, PRNE
Tuesday, September 7, 2010
WICHITA, Kansas, September 8, 2010 - TECT announced the promotion effective today of Peter Knapper to
president of TECT Aerospace, Inc. Since joining the TECT family of businesses
in 2007, Knapper has served as vice president of operations for both TECT
Power and TECT Aerospace. He succeeds Timothy Hassenger who served as
president from December 2006 until today.
"Peter Knapper has proven himself to be a dynamic, customer focused
business leader who will continue to drive development and implementation of
world-class manufacturing and supply chain solutions to the benefit of TECT
Aerospace and its customers," said Kenneth Glass, chairman of UCA Holdings,
Inc., the parent company of the TECT family of businesses.
Peter Knapper earned his undergraduate degree in mechanical engineering
technology from the University of Cincinnati and his MBA at Ohio University.
Prior to joining the TECT family of businesses he served in a series of
positions of increasing responsibility with GE Aircraft Engines, Burns
Aerospace, Honeywell, Sermatech, and Rolls-Royce Energy Systems. His
experience and success in his previous positions enabled Pete to dramatically
improve operational and financial performance of both of TECT Aerospace and
Power during his tenure as vice president of operations.
Knapper will be based in Wichita and he and his family will relocate to
the Wichita area in the near future.
TECT Aerospace is a member of the TECT family of businesses, a privately
held group of companies that competes in the airframe and turbine engine
manufacturing supply chains. More information on TECT Aerospace and TECT can
be found at www.TECTaero.com and www.TECTcorp.com respectively
or by calling David Nolletti, vice president of strategy, marketing, and
business development at +1-828-210-8127.
David Nolletti of TECT Aerospace, +1-828-210-8127, dnolletti at stonypoint.com
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