SANTA FE SPRINGS, Calif., April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- TECT has announced the appointment of John McGara as the new general manager of TECT Power Santa Fe Springs. In this role, McGara will provide site leadership which includes all operating activity at the site. TECT Power also has locations in Cleveland, OH, Thomasville, GA., Utica, N.Y., and Wichita, KS.
McGara will be responsible for ensuring that TECT Power's aggressive growth targets are reached. He will also focus on aligning the strength of operations and helping hone the company's ability to quickly respond to customer needs. He will report directly to Robert Cohen, Interim President of TECT Power and CEO of TECT.
Before joining TECT Power, McGara held positions at ArmorWorks Enterprises, the leading supplier of ballistic armor to the U.S. military and other countries. John was the vice president and chief operating officer and ensured that the company's strategy and vision of the company were carried out successfully. Prior to ArmorWorks, John also held general management positions at companies including Parmatech Corporation, InteSys Technologies and TRW.
"We are excited to have an individual of John's caliber join TECT in this important leadership role. His extensive knowledge and experience in manufacturing is an asset to the organization," said Cohen.
McGara holds a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Toledo and a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Engineering from Ohio State University.
TECT is a family of privately held, independently managed aerospace companies currently consisting of the TECT Aerospace and TECT Power business units. With more than 115 years of continuous operations, the TECT businesses have a unique blend of business processes, equipment and proprietary manufacturing capabilities that have earned them leading positions in many of their product niches. TECT's philosophy of utilizing a fully integrated supply chain allows them to deliver precision components and assemblies to customers worldwide with unmatched quality and speed. To learn more, visit http://www.tectcorp.com/.