MICHAEL KUHN APPOINTED SENIOR PROGRAMMER AND MOLD MAKER
AT FIT-LINE GLOBAL
Fit-Line leadership hires prominent manufacturing engineer and mold maker expert
to lead in-house tooling for the Santa Ana-based company
Selection foreshadows new products planned for 2020
SANTA ANA, Calif. (January 23, 2020) –Noted designer, toolmaker and manufacturing engineer expert, Michael Kuhn, has joined the team at
Fit-Line Global®, as announced today by George Alvarado, the company’s vice president and general manager. The hire will increase Fit-Line’s in-house tool manufacturing expertise and capacity.
Known for his expert molding capabilities and engineered solutions for complex challenges, Kuhn comes to Fit-Line with more than 35 years of tooling and engineering experience, including multiple years as a CNC programmer and designer for famed automotive company West Coast Choppers, a toolmaker for Alliance Spacesystems, LLC, and as senior mold maker at Oakley, Inc.
“Offering a rare blend of expertise in mold making and CNC programming, Kuhn is the ideal person to support and drive Fit-Line’s product goals and innovation at the start of the new decade,” said Alvarado. “We conducted an exhaustive search of expert mold makers and found the one we believe will help meet our strategic goals.”
In his new role, Kuhn will work closely with the engineering group to construct new precision injection molds and fixtures.
Today’s announcement comes as Fit-Line Global embarks on a new era of product offerings in 2020 designed to meet the demands of the evolving semiconductor and component manufacturing industry. New products will be announced later this year prior to SEMICON® West, one of the largest industry trade show in the U.S.
Fit-Line Global is a leading component supplier for high-purity fluid processing applications in the semiconductor industry. For more information visit www.fit-lineglobal.com.
About Fit-Line Global
Fit-Line Global® is a trusted supplier, designer, research and development resource for SEMI-F57-0301 compliant PFA and PVDF components. They employ efficient manufacturing processes to create products that meet the most demanding applications. Fit-Line Global has been a trusted supplier to the semiconductor industry for more than 25 years. Headquartered in California, Fit-Line Global dedicates itself to providing quality products, with the fastest lead time in the industry, at a fair price. The company exclusively produces ultra-high purity PFA and PVDF components to eliminate the possibility of cross-contamination. To learn more, visit www.fit-lineglobal.com.
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