Diamond America Corporation, a leader in extrusion equipment design and manufacture, today announced that Terry Hendershot, vice president of sales and operations, has been promoted to president effective immediately. Hendershot joined Diamond America Corporation in 2011.
“Since joining Diamond America Corporation, Terry has proven himself to be an invaluable part of our executive team. Under Terry’s leadership, our sales have increased by 25%, and our equipment offerings have expanded into new and emerging markets,” said Mike Magee, chief executive officer of diamond America Corporation. “With the company’s recently announced strategic shift toward the catalyst industry, Terry possesses the experience and leadership qualities to develop and implement the knowledge-based solutions model we are committed to.”
Hendershot’s promotion coincides with Diamond America’s recent brand relaunch that repositioned the company to reflect initiatives to accelerate innovation, elevate design and engineering processes, and capitalize on the company’s manufacturing capabilities.
“Our focus will remain on designing equipment to meet the specific needs of each individual customer, and delivering equipment that is built to exceed the highest standards,” said Hendershot.
Hendershot has 26 years experience in the extrusion markets including high tech ceramics, catalyst, brick/tile, food, chemical, rubber and butyl extrusion.