Posts Tagged ‘ Roto Frank ’

Steenson Joins Roto North America as Director of Operations

Dec 18th, 2015

Adrian Steenson is Roto's new director of operations.

Roto North America has brought on Adrian Steenson to its management team as director of operations. In his new role, Steenson will oversee operations at both Roto Fasco Canada Inc. and Roto Frank of America Inc. Steenson has an extensive background in manufacturing operations, with more than 28 years’ experience in production planning expertise in […]

Dimou to Head Roto Frank Operation in North, South America

Oct 22nd, 2015

Chris Dimou, president and CEO of Roto Frank of America Inc. and Roto Fasco Canada Inc., is assuming responsibility for South American businesses and markets outside the North and Central America region. The change in the company’s management structure in the Americas goes into effect on January 1, 2016. Roto Frank’s South American businesses currently include manufacturing and […]

Roto Frank Wants to Fix the Labor Shortage in Manufacturing

May 29th, 2015

There’s a labor shortage in manufacturing—and Roto Frank wants to do something about it.  That was the focus of a special meeting for members of the Middlesex County Chamber of Commerce Manufacturing Council on May 27, 2015, hosted by the company at its North American headquarters in Chester, Conn. The event attracted more than a […]

Congressman Visits Roto Frank of America

Apr 2nd, 2015

Above (left to right): Nicola Michels, Vice President, German American Chamber of Commerce; Debra Wallis, Vice President & CFO, Roto Frank of America; Chris Dimou, President & CEO, Roto Frank of America; and U.S. Congressman Joe Courtney.

A visit from a congressman is always nice—especially when that visit could result in a real impact on the legislative front. Rep. Joe Courtney (D-Conn.) stopped by Roto Frank of America recently to discuss the future of U.S. manufacturing. Accompanied by field representative Gene Tewskbury, the congressman met with members of the Chester, Conn.-based company’s […]

Roto Frank of America Celebrates 35th Anniversary

Jul 8th, 2014

This year will mark 35 years of business for Roto Frank of America. The company, based in Chester, Ct., houses Roto’s administration, engineering, manufacturing and distribution departments for its North American and European hardware. The company notes that it has underwent some changes in the past few years, namely the fact that Roto Frank of […]

Roto Acquires Brazilian Hardware Manufacturer

May 6th, 2013

Furthering its commitment to strategic acquisitions, Roto Frank has acquired Brazilian hardware manufacturer Fermax. Roto’s global CEO Dr. Eckhard Keill, says the company’s latest investment has “greatly strengthened Roto’s regional position by tapping into the enormous growth potential of the Latin American door and window market.” He highlighted upcoming building projects centered around upcoming major […]

European Supplier Offers Global Predictions and Trends

Nov 27th, 2012

Roto Frank AG, parent company of Roto North America, hosted its 7th International Trade Press Day at its German headquarters earlier this month where top executives covered everything from global economic forecasts to a picture of units produced in the global European market. Volker Fitschen, head of the sales area, Central Europe, window and door […]