Charles Moore Hired as New Operations Leader for Dry Filtration Filter Media Division
Portsmouth, NH – July 7, 2015 – Micronics Holdings, a global provider of wet and dry filtration aftermarket products, services and OEM equipment, announced today that Charles Moore has joined the company as Operations Leader of the dry filtration media division (Southern Filter Media).
Moore is based in the company’s Chattanooga, Tennessee facility. He brings 21 years of manufacturing experience and a proven track record in driving continuous improvement to his role as a new operations leader.
“We are very pleased to welcome Chuck to Micronics,” said Micronics President and Chief Executive Officer, Rick Weiler. “Chuck’s extensive experience in working with employees to streamline and continuously improve operations will be instrumental in our continued growth and development. I am excited to add such a highly accomplished professional to our team.”
Most recently, Moore served as senior engineer for McKee Foods Corporation where he worked with the CEO to develop a corporate-wide lean strategy. Prior to that, he was a safety, quality and continuous improvement manager at Southern Champion Tray, LP. Before that, Moore worked for Weavexx as an application engineer. Early in his career, Moore also worked as a co-op engineer and assistant manufacturing engineer with Milliken & Co., and Briggs & Stratton, respectively. Moore received a Bachelor of Science in Textile Engineering from Auburn University and also earned a Six Sigma Green Belt from Chattanooga State.
About Micronics Inc.
Micronics Holdings Inc. is the parent company to Micronics Inc., CP Environmental and Southern Filter Media. Founded in 1983, Micronics is an expert in liquid / solid separation. A worldwide authority on filter cloth, critical to optimizing any filter press application, Micronics helps customers reduce costs, increase efficiency and extend the life of their filtration equipment. Headquartered in Portsmouth, New Hampshire with operations in the UK, Micronics provides filter presses, standard or custom, and supports them with service, parts, filter cloths, filter plates, and refurbishment at competitive prices. In December 2014, Micronics Holdings entered the Dry Filtration industry with the acquisition of Southern Filter Media (SFM) based in Hixson TN, a leading provider of value high quality filter bags for bag house OEMs. In March 2015, CP-Environmental was acquired adding change-out, cleaning, inspecting, maintaining, repairing, and consulting services to its Dry Filtration customers. Micronics Holdings is a portfolio company of Vance Street Capital, a Los Angeles-based private equity firm.