JD Norman announces the hiring of Greg Reed as Plant Manager of its Leslie, Michigan plant

News Release

JD Norman Industries, Inc.
787 West Belden Avenue
Addison, Illinois 60101

Carol Bouma
(630) 458-3705

December 3, 2012

Addison, Illinois - Diversified metal component manufacturer JD Norman Industries, Inc. has named Greg Reed the Plant Manager of the Company’s Leslie, Michigan plant.

Greg brings over 26 years of manufacturing and automotive experience to the organization.  Prior to joining JD Norman, Greg has held manufacturing leadership positions at Dana Corporation and Bharat Forge.  Greg’s diverse background includes numerous manufacturing processes as well as an extensive background in Lean Manufacturing.  Greg was responsible for teaching and training Lean processes in his previous employment.

In his role at JD Norman, Greg will be charged with building operational excellence at the Leslie Plant and positioning the business for future growth.  

About JD Norman Industries, Inc.
JD Norman Industries, Inc. is a diversified manufacturer of metal components and systems with operations in the United States and Mexico. JD Norman is a leader in the manufacturing of stampings, wire forms, precision machined components, coiled springs and value-added assemblies.