Hardinge Inc. Announces Retirement of Board of Directors Chairman, John J. Perrotti
The board of directors of Hardinge Inc. announced that John J. Perrotti, chairman, has chosen to retire from the board effective October 28, 2016, given his increasing time commitments and responsibilities for other professional requirements. Perrotti has served as a director since 2003.
Richard L. Simons, on behalf of the board of directors, stated, "It has been a privilege to have worked with John over many years. Throughout this time, John has been integral to the many significant decisions made by the board that will continue to drive the future for Hardinge. On behalf of the board, we extend our sincere gratitude for his service and wish him well."
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Hardinge is a global designer, manufacturer and distributor of machine tools, specializing in SUPER- PRECISION(TM) and precision CNC Lathes, high performance Machining Centers, high-end cylindrical and jig Grinding machines, and technologically advanced Workholding & Rotary Products. Hardinge is also the world’s largest manufacturer of collets (5C Collets, 16C Collets, 20C Collets, Swiss Collets and other styles) for all brands of machines including custom engineered solutions. Hardinge has a very diverse customer base and serves a wide variety of end-user markets. This customer base includes metalworking manufacturers which make parts for a variety of industries, as well as a wide range of end users in the aerospace, agricultural, transportation, basic consumer goods, communications and electronics, construction, defense, energy, pharmaceutical and medical equipment, and recreation industries, among others. Hardinge has manufacturing operations in the United States, Switzerland, Taiwan, and China. For more information, please visit http://www.hardinge.com. ...Read more Or visit www.hardinge.com