ATEK Metal Technologies Selects Cheol Ro as VP of Operations

Company News, Press Release

NEW HAMPTON, Iowa (June 5, 2018)– ATEK Metal Technologies, a leading permanent mold foundry, has appointed Cheol Ro as vice president of operations. In this position, Ro will be responsible for all manufacturing operations, purchasing, plant engineering and maintenance for the company. 

“We are very excited to have Cheol on board,” said Tom Christie, President of ATEK Metal Technologies. “He has excellent LEAN operational leadership experience in a variety of Fortune 500 companies, and I am confident that he is the right person to lead our operations as we continue to grow.” 

Ro has 28 years of operations and engineering leadership experience in a variety of domestic and international assignments.  

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About ATEK Metal Technologies 

ATEK Metal Technologies is part of the ATEK Companies group of technology and manufacturing businesses. For more than 50 years, ATEK Metal Technologies has delivered superior aluminum castings that meet the specifications of the world’s most demanding industries, from motorsports and recreation to transportation and industrial markets. For more information, visit  

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