Vice President and General Manager
Patrick S. Bannon has been with the Company since 1991. He was appointed Vice President and General Manager in 2017. He started his career as a manufacturing engineering manager with the Company’s ITB business in 1991 and then transferred to the Heim Bearings business as a manufacturing manager in 1995, and was promoted to plant manager of the Company’s ITB business in 1997. In 2002 he also assumed responsibility for the Company’s operations in Mexico. He was promoted to plant manager of the Company’s Aircraft Products operations in 2004 maintaining responsibility for Mexico and the Company’s engineered components business and was subsequently promoted to General Manager in 2008. In 2016 he also added General Manager responsibility for the Company’s AeroStructures and AeroComponents businesses. In 2017, he added management responsibilities for the Company’s Heim Bearings business. Mr. Bannon has a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute.