MW Industries Announces Simon Newman as Chief Executive Officer
CHICAGO, IL – November 26, 2019 – MW Industries, a leading provider of highly engineered springs, specialty fasteners, bellows, and other precision components, announced Simon Newman as its new Chief Executive Officer effective January 6th, 2020.
Don Doctor, current interim Chief Executive Officer, will continue to remain on the board of directors. Mr. Doctor has made significant contributions over the past 5 months beginning to develop the strategy that MW Industries will execute under Mr. Newman.
Mr. Newman previously served as Chief Executive Officer with Form Technologies (formerly Dynacast) for the past 18 years. He began his career with the organization in 1979 as an apprentice in the United Kingdom with involvement in engineering, customer service and sales through the mid-1980’s. Mr. Newman came to the United States with Dynacast North America projecting his career with exposure to several areas of the business. He has held several roles at locations throughout the United States from Customer Service Manager up to President, and most recently Chief Executive Officer. During his tenure with the organization he completed over 10 acquisitions diversifying the Dynacast brand by the creation of the Form Technologies portfolio. He also holds his BS in Operations Management from California Coast University.