August 29, 2012
Plymouth Tube Co., Warrenville, Ill., has named David Crouch as general manager at its Salisbury, Md., seamless stainless steel tubing plant. He has 18 years of experience in the copper, brass, and steel tubing industry and the textile industry.
Crouch has previously served as quality and process improvement manager and plant manager at Wolverine Tube’s Altoona, Pa., and Shawnee, Okla., facilities, respectively. He also previously served as operations manager at Plymouth Tube's hot mill in Winamac, Ind. He has a bachelor’s degree in material science and engineering with a concentration in metals and an MBA from Penn State University.
Gary Minta has been named vice president of finance and administration, replacing Dave Barnes, who was named COO in January. Minta has an extensive background in finance and operations with private, family-owned, multifacility manufacturing companies.
Minta served most recently as CFO and corporate vice president of Pro Equine Group Inc., Deerfield, Ill. Before that he held senior positions as CFO and vice president of finance at The Fitzpatrick Co., corporate controller at Hu-Friedy Mfg. Co. Inc., and controller at Revell-Monogram Inc. He has a bachelor's degree and an MBA from DePaul University and is a CPA.