Bill Polacek, President and CEO of JWF Industries of Johnstown, Pennsylvania, has announced that Jim Wiesheier has been named General Manager of PCI Manufacturing Solutions. JWF acquired the controlling interest in PCI in 2018.
Wiesheier has more than 20 years’ experience in all facets of manufacturing, having spent 18 years in various capacities at JWF. Most recently, he was a Program Manager at JWF’s Environmental Tank & Container (ETC) division. Previously, he was Operations Manager at Augustine Tool and Die of Somerset, PA where he supervised 150 employees and was responsible for the company’s profit and loss. Jim and his family are in the process of relocating to Sulphur Springs, Texas.
“Jim Wiesheier brings a depth of experience, not only in manufacturing but also in the oil and gas industry and will be a tremendous asset to PCI,” said JWF’s President and CEO Bill Polacek. “We look forward to Jim becoming a part of the Sulphur Springs community and helping PCI grow in all areas as we further diversify into new markets in the south and introduce JWF products and services.”
“I’m excited to be in Sulphur Springs and become a part of the community. I’ve met a lot of great people and I see a great deal of opportunity and I look forward to helping PCI grow,” said Jim Wiesheier.
Jim is a graduate of Richland High School and also attended Penn Highlands Community College where he studied business administration. He also completed a communications course through Dale Carnegie.