David J. Wilson, President and Chief Executive Officer

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David Wilson joined Columbus McKinnon Corporation on June 1, 2020 as President and Chief Executive Officer. Prior to joining Columbus McKinnon, Mr. Wilson served as President of Flowserve Corporation’s Pumps Division from 2018 to 2020. He joined Flowserve in 2017 as the President of Flowserve’s Industrial Products Division. Previous to Flowserve, Mr. Wilson was the President of the Industrial segment of SPX FLOW, Inc. He was with SPX Corporation, and subsequently SPX FLOW, between 1998 and 2017 and held senior leadership positions in each of the company’s operating segments, including six years in Asia while serving as the President of Asia Pacific. Mr. Wilson also assisted with the company’s strategic development while serving as Vice President of Business Development for multiple businesses. Prior to joining SPX, Mr. Wilson held operating and engineering leadership positions at Polaroid Corporation. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Massachusetts and studied for a Master’s degree in Business Administration at the F.W. Olin Graduate School of Business at Babson College. Mr. Wilson also completed graduate level course work at Tsinghua University in Beijing, China and at the University of Lausanne/IMD in Lausanne, Switzerland.

Mr. Wilson is a recipient of Shanghai, China’s prestigious Silver (2011) and Gold (2013) Magnolia Awards and served as an Officer and Executive Committee Member of the Pan Asia Chapter of the Young Presidents’ Organization. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Hydraulic Institute and was previously a member of the Board of Trustees of the Maine College of Art (MECA).

Gregory P. Rustowicz, Vice President Finance and Chief Financial Officer

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Gregory P. Rustowicz joined the Company in August 2011 as Vice President Finance and Chief Financial Officer. From 2007, he was Vice President Finance and Corporate Treasurer at Momentive Performance Materials Inc. Prior to that, he spent 20 years in various financial management positions for PPG Industries, Inc., including Group CFO for the Glass, Fiber Glass and Chemicals Businesses, CFO for Transitions Optical, Inc., and Assistant Treasurer and Global Credit Director. Prior to PPG, he worked as a CPA for KPMG.

Bert A. Brant, Vice President Global Manufacturing

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Bert A. Brant joined the Company in February 2018 as Vice President Global Manufacturing Operations. Prior to that, he was SVP, Global Operations for Colfax Fluid Handling, a division of Colfax Corporation. Prior to joining Colfax in 2014, he led operations in the U.S., Mexico and Canada for Apex Tool Group.

Appal Chintapalli, Vice President Engineered Products

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Mr. Chintapalli joined Columbus McKinnon in 2019. Mr. Chintapalli came to CMCO with an extensive background in technology and industrial settings and a track record of success in general management, acquisition integration, restructuring, turn-arounds, sales, marketing, new business development and strategic planning.

Alan S. Korman, Vice President Corporate Development, General Counsel and CHRO

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Alan S. Korman joined the Company in January 2011 as General Counsel and Assistant Secretary. In July 2011, he was elected V.P., General Counsel and Corporate Secretary. In 2015, he assumed the role of Corporate Development, and in November 2017, the role of CHRO. From 1994 until January 2011, he served in various senior executive positions of responsibility at Ivoclar Vivadent, Inc., including Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary, and President of Pentron Ceramics, Inc..

Peter M. McCormick, Vice President Crane Solutions Group

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Peter M. McCormick joined the Company in 2015 with the acquisition of Magnetek. He served as President & CEO of Magnetek from 2008 until 2016. From 2006 to 2008, he was Executive VP and COO of Magnetek. In 2016, he assumed the role of Integration Manager on the acquisition of STAHL. In 2017, he was appointed Vice President Crane Solutions Group.

Mark Paradowski, Vice President Information Services

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Mark Paradowski joined the Company in 1997 as a Technical Manager. In August 2013, he was named Vice President Information Services. Prior to that, he served as Director Global Information Systems after having served as Director Information Services. Before joining the company, Mr. Paradowski held various positions with Oracle Corporation and Electronic Data Systems (EDS).

Mario Ramos, Vice President Global Product Development

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Mario Y. Ramos joined the Company as Vice President Global Product Development in June 2018. Prior to joining Columbus McKinnon, Mario was Vice President Strategic Marketing, Product Management and Partnerships for Schneider Electric's Final Distribution line of business. Prior to that, he was Vice President Global Engineering directing a team of more than 500 R&D professionals in 16 locations across North America. Other positions at Schneider included, Director of Engineering for Low and Medium Voltage Equipment and Director Global Technology Center in Monterrey, México.

Kurt F. Wozniak, Vice President Industrial Products

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Kurt F. Wozniak joined Columbus McKinnon in 1999. He was named Vice President Industrial Products in November 2017. Since April 2014, he served as the Vice President Americas. He has also served as Vice President Latin America, Director Corporate Development and Director Materials Management. Previously, Mr. Wozniak was a management consultant with Ernst & Young LLP.