Swagelok Company Board Appoints New Independent Director
SOLON, Ohio (August 27, 2014) – On August 20, the board of directors of Swagelok Company, a $1.8-billion manufacturer of high-performance fluid system solutions, appointed a new independent director: William (Bill) N. West, chairman emeritus of the Ostendorf-Morris Company.
Throughout his career, including more than 30 years as chairman and CEO of the Ostendorf-Morris Company, Mr. West participated in the investment and development of over 4.5 million square feet of warehouse, manufacturing, and office space for Swagelok and a range of multi-national Fortune 500 companies.
In addition to Mr. West, Swagelok Company’s board of directors includes: Edward A. Lozick, chairman of the board, Swagelok Company; Arthur F. Anton, president and chief executive officer, Swagelok Company; James C. Boland, former vice chairman, Cavaliers Operating Company, LLC, and former partner and management committee member, Ernst & Young; and Thomas A. Janoch, retired chief financial officer, Swagelok Company.
Headquartered in Solon, Ohio, U.S.A., Swagelok Company is a global developer and provider of high-quality and reliable fluid system solutions including products, assemblies and services for the research, instrumentation, process, oil and gas, power, petrochemical, alternative fuels, and semiconductor industries. Its manufacturing, research, technical support and distribution facilities support a global network of more than 200 authorized sales and service centers offering support in 70 countries.