Greenerd Appoints CEO

The appointment comes at a time when the company is said to be poised for growth.

Greenerd Press & Machine Company Inc. (Nashua, New Hampshire), builder of hydraulic presses, has appointed Jerry Letendre its CEO. Mr. Letendre succeeds former company President Tim Dining, who recently moved to another management position outside of the industry. Mr. Letendre, who began investing in the company in 2005, acquired all its outstanding shares in December 2012, and said at the time of his appointment that he is committed to the company's expansion.

In addition to spending half of his previous career with General Electric Company, Letendre has held several senior executive positions while living and working in North America, Europe, Southeast Asia and the Middle East. He has degrees in mechanical engineering and business administration, and resides with his family in southern New Hampshire.