Management Changes at Batesville Tool & DieOctober 27, 2020
Jody Fledderman, CEO of Batesville Tool & Die (BTD), Batesville, IN, has appointed Robert (Bob) Holtel company president, effective September 1, 2020. Fledderman remains the company’s chairman and CEO.
When Fledderman became BTD president in 1989, the company had $17 million in sales, 230 employees and a 69,000-sq.-ft. building. Today, the metal forming company has more than $165 million in sales, 1182 employees globally, and more than 540,000 sq. ft. of workspace among multiple locations.
Holtel started his career at BTD in July 1985 and transitioned to president of its Mexican operations in January 2016. He is an acting member of the firm’s executive committee and its board of directors.
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