JD Norman announces the hiring of Terry Spalding as Plant Manager of its Brooklyn, Ohio plant

News Release

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

Carol Bouma
(630) 458-3705

October 1, 2012

Addison, Illinois - Diversified metal component manufacturer JD Norman Industries, Inc. has named Terry Spalding the Plant Manager of the Company’s Brooklyn, Ohio plant.  

Terry brings many years of manufacturing and automotive experience to JD Norman.  Prior to joining the Company, Terry has held manufacturing leadership positions at Whirlpool Corporation, Federal Signal Corporation and Plano Molding Company. 

Terry has a broad background in automotive and manufacturing with a specialization in Lean Manufacturing.  He was instrumental in earning Maytag the 2004 Shingo Prize in Manufacturing Excellence and Industry Week’s Top 10 Plant Award.  He is currently a certified board examiner and team leader for the Shingo Prize which is sponsored by Utah State University.

“Terry will be charged with building upon the strong foundation of the JD Norman Brooklyn Plant and positioning the business for future growth,” said Justin Norman, President & Chief Executive Officer.  “We are excited that Terry has joined our team as his experience will be a tremendous asset to JD Norman and our customers.”

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.