Ashcroft CEO Appointed Operating Officer Of Parent Company

Posted on August 29, 2007

Ashcroft Inc. CEO John T. McKenna has been appointed as operating officer of parent company, Nagano Keiki Co., Ltd. In addition to his responsibilities as CEO of Ashcroft, McKenna will play a key role in the management of Nagano.

Headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, Nagano is a manufacturer of pressure gauges, transmitters, and temperature gauges primarily used in automobiles. The company also makes equipment for the semiconductor industry, such as pressure regulators, transducers, digital pressure gauges and power supplies. Ashcroft’s line of gauges, thermometers, switches, transducers, transmitters, calibration equipment and isolators for pressure and temperature measurement, monitoring and control products, compliment the Nagano line, offering Nagano the opportunity to grow market share outside of Japan, the company said.