Cordonnier named president of Urbana company



URBANA — The Ultra-met Company has welcomed J. Neil Cordonnier as its new president and CEO.

Mr. Cordonnier comes to from Hartzell Air Movement where he served as Vice President of Operations and Product Offering Manager. Prior to Hartzel he served as President of Ernst Metal Technologies.

Mr. Cordonnier has over 7 years of top management leadership experience. He brings to Ultra-met over 17 years of experience in the metal cutting and fabrication industry. Mr. Cordonnier holds a Bachelors of Science degree in Industrial Engineering from the University of Cincinnati and a Masters degree in Operations Management from Kettering University.

Neil and his wife reside in Bellbrook with their 3 children.

The Ultra-Met Company has been in business for over 50 years and is a manufacturer of tungsten carbide products for use in a wide range of industries such as the automotive, aerospace, medical, petroleum, and woodworking industries. The manufacturing process involves the use of powder metals, pressing, forming, sintering, and grinding operations. We are a locally owned, privately held company.

We are pleased to have Cordonnier on board, and look forward to a prosperous future with him as the president of The Ultra-Met Company.