Tom Owens, courtesy of Americo Mfg. Co.


Americo Manufacturing Co. announced the promotion of Tom Owens to the position of director of technical services and sourcing. The executive role expands Owen's current technical director responsibilities to include the management of the company’s purchasing and sourcing initiatives.

The new position is also responsible for the development of strategic supplier partnerships and pricing programs, according to a company release. 

“As we look ahead, the company is making internal changes to ensure that our customers receive the same dependable service and high quality that they have come to expect from Americo worldwide," says Lenny Shutzberg, Americo chief executive officer. "Tom’s extensive product and trade knowledge will assist Americo in maintaining its leadership position within the industry, as our market share continues to expand." 

Americo Manufacturing Company is based in Acworth, Ga. and is a manufacturer of synthetic and natural fiber floor pads, hand pads, utility pads and floor matting.