Kansas City, MO., – August 9, 2006 – PAS Technologies Inc., has announced the promotion of Keith Bennett to the position of general manager for its global Airframe Services Group reporting to Jim Andrews, vice president of operations. Bennett was formerly the airframe business program manager. In this new role, Bennett has responsibility to lead the integration of the businesses and employees of the newly created Airframe Services Group of PAS Technologies Inc.
Bennett started his career in 1987 with UTC Pratt & Whitney as a senior design engineer in West Palm Beach, Florida. He also served four years as engineering manager at McLain International, Atlanta, Georgia. After joining what is now PAS Technologies in 1995, he held progressively greater responsibilities in plant and sales management before being named business unit manager in 1996, airframe sales manager in 2001 and marketing program manager in 2002.
Bennett holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Florida Atlantic University of Boca Raton, Florida.
PAS Technologies Inc. (www.pas-technologies.com) is a privately held corporation headquartered in North Kansas City, Missouri specializing in providing cost-effective repair and overhaul solutions for the aerospace and industrial markets. By using innovative and proprietary high-technology repair processes, along with repair solutions licensed from OEMs, the Company saves its customers from having to purchase costly replacement parts. The broad range of components serviced includes gas turbine engines, critical airframe parts, gates and seats used in oil fields and industrial components used in other high-wear, high-heat, and corrosive environments.