Tom Boal accepts the role of President for Behlen Mfg. Co
Tom Boal began his career with Behlen in June of 2018, where he has served as the President of the Behlen Building Systems division. He was elected to the Behlen Board of Directors in August 2021. Mr Boal has proven to be a strategic and innovative leader who energizes his team. He has demonstrated the ability to create a vision and drive change through forward-thinking solutions, streamlining processes, improving quality, and strengthening customer service.
In making this decision, Chairman Emeritus -TR Raimondo noted the following, 'Tom is a key member of our Leadership Team and success, and we are confident in selecting him as President of Behlen. Behlen Culture is built on the foundation put in place through our Global Values and Basic Beliefs, which is important to our Partners in Progress (employees). Tom supports maintaining this culture at Behlen.'
Mr Boal earned his MBA from the Jack Welch Management Institute at Strayer University graduating with honours as a Welch Scholar. He has a BS in Agricultural Engineering from Iowa State University. Mr Boal is slated to become Chairman of the MBMA (Metal Building Manufacturers Association) Board for 2022; he is a member of ASABE (American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers); and NSPE (National Society of Professional Engineers).
In addition, a team of TR Raimondo, and Lyle Burbach (Senior Vice President), now serve as Office of the CEO, while Tony Raimondo, Jr. (CEO of Hilton International Industries) serves as Chairman of the Board.
Behlen Mfg. Co., headquartered in Columbus, Nebraska, is a world-leading metal manufacturer with diverse business units, including Behlen Country (the nation's leading manufacturer of livestock equipment), Behlen Building Systems, Trident Building Systems, Behlen International & Diversified Products (grain systems, strip joining presses, and custom fabrication), Behlen Technology & Manufacturing, and Hilton International Industries (precision winding machines). BMC Transportation has a fleet of over 100 owner-operators, which delivers Behlen products throughout the U.S. and Canada.
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