Val-Matic Valve & Manufacturing Corp. has announced personnel changes and promotions that became effective January 1, 2014. Patricia A. Nuter, previously President and CEO, will assume the role of Chairman of the Board where she will continue to play an active role in daily operations.
Ted Makowan was appointed President and CEO of Val-Matic. Ted has been with Val-Matic from its inception in 1966 as co-founder. Throughout his career with Val-Matic, he has served in various roles that include: Vice President of Sales & Marketing and most recently Executive Vice President and COO.
John V. Ballun who previously served as Vice President of Engineering has been promoted to Executive Vice President and COO. John has been with Val-Matic for 18 years and has worked in the waterworks and power industries for over 30 years. He has also held leadership roles for the Manufacturers Standardization Society, serving as President.