Horton hires new vice president of manufacturing

Horton, Inc. has hired John Getter as vice president of manufacturing. Getter has nearly 30 years of experience in manufacturing, engineering and procurement.

Most recently, he was vice president of manufacturing and logistics for Bühler, Inc., a manufacturer of food-processing equipment. Getter held senior positions in management, operations, engineering and sourcing with Graco Inc. He also was director of engineering for Lake Air Design; senior manufacturing engineer for Rosemount Measurement Division, Inc.; and manufacturing and test engineer for Fisher-Rosemount Systems Division, Inc.

“John Getter not only brings sophisticated manufacturing expertise to Horton, but he also brings global experience,” says Geert Henk Touw, president and CEO. “We look forward to having his knowledge and expertise at Horton.”

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