VPG appoints Cary Wood to its board of directors
Mr. Wood served as Chief Executive Officer of the Sparton Corporation from November 2008 through February 2016 and as President of the Sparton Corporation from April 2009 through February 2016.
Previously, Mr. Wood served in a variety of roles for Citation Corporation (now known as Grede Holdings, LLC). He began his career with General Motors Corporation followed by a period with United Technologies Corporation in a variety of roles, including general management, operations and engineering capacities.
Mr. Wood received a Bachelor of Science in Technology from Purdue University, a Master of Science in Industrial Operations in the School of Management from Lawrence Tech University, and an MBA in Finance from Loyola University-Chicago.
VPG also announced that Dr. Samuel Broydo has informed the Board of Directors of his decision to retire from the Board, and not to stand for re-election, at its annual meeting on May 26, 2016.