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Precision Roll Grinders Names Edward Gumina as President and CEO

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April 4, 2018 - Precision Roll Grinders announced that Edward Gumina has been named President and CEO. He succeeds Jim Manley, who had been with the company for 27 years and served as its president since 2002.

Gumina has been with Precision Roll Grinders since September 2016 as Vice President of Operations.

Prior to joining Precision Roll Grinders, Gumina served as vice president for the Americas at Bridon International, a manufacturer of steel wires and fiber ropes. He has also held the positions of director of quality /chief manufacturing engineer at International Battery; lead senior manufacturing engineer/project engineer at Cobasys, a global technology leader in NiMH battery solutions; and as a senior manufacturing project engineer, general supervisor of manufacturing and engineering, and lead supervisor of manufacturing and engineering for General Motors.

Gumina holds a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and a master of business administration degree from Tiffin University.

Gumina has been a featured speaker at a number of manufacturing conferences, is a member of Lehigh Valley Professionals, Precision Machine Occupational Advisory Council, and the Lehigh Valley CEO Forum.

Headquartered in Allentown, Pennsylvania, Precision Roll Grinders has manufacturing facilities in Allentown; Carrollton, Georgia; Lewisport, Kentucky; and Texarkana, Arkansas. The company's precision services improve the profitability of critical manufacturing, industrial and power generation processes. To learn more, please visit: visit

SOURCE: Precision Roll Grinders