Brad Morton Joins PAS Technologies’ Board of Directors
Kansas City, Mo. – April 2, 2013 PAS Technologies Inc. (PAS or the Company) is pleased to announce that Brad Morton has joined the Company’s Board of Directors. Mr. Morton has over 25 years of experience in the aerospace industry in executive, operational and business development roles, serving most recently as President of Eaton Corporation’s (Eaton) Aerospace Group from 2002 to 2012. During Mr. Morton’s tenure as President of Eaton’s Aerospace Group, he led the development and implementation of strategic growth plans that helped expand the business from approximately $750 million in revenue to over $1.8 billion in revenue and strategically redeveloped the business through the execution of three divestitures, three acquisitions and one joint-venture. Prior to joining Eaton, Mr. Morton spent 25 years with Honeywell and Allied Signal in various aerospace and industrial business units.
“We are excited to have someone with Brad’s experience joining our Board” said Tom Hutton, CEO of PAS. “Brad brings a wealth of industry experience to our Board and will be a valuable resource for our management team as we look to execute strategic growth initiatives to continue to enhance our ability to service our customers on a global basis.”
Mr. Morton said, “I look forward to working with the PAS team as management executes PAS’ strategy of expanding the products and services the Company delivers to its customers globally. PAS is positioned to generate significant growth by capitalizing on its capabilities in the maintenance repair and overhaul and new part manufacturing segments of the aerospace, industrial and oil and gas markets.”
PAS Technologies Inc. (www.pas-technologies.com) is a privately held corporation that operates globally in six locations including Kansas City, Missouri; Hillsboro, Ohio; Phoenix, Arizona; and international sites in the Republic of Singapore; Ireland; and Romania. The Company specializes in providing cost-effective repair, overhaul and new part manufacturing solutions for the aerospace, oilfield, and industrial markets. The Company’s expertise in specialty coatings and integrated metal working capabilities allows PAS to deliver its customers a “One Stop Shop” offering for component repairs and new part manufacturing. By using innovative and proprietary high-technology repair and coating processes, along with repair solutions licensed from OEMs, the Company saves its customers from having to purchase costly replacement parts. The broad range of components manufactured and serviced include gas turbine engines components, critical airframe parts, gates and seats used in the oil field and industrial components used in other high-wear, high-heat, and corrosive environments.