Dayton, Ohio December 3, 2013 – Dayton Superior Corporation, the leading North American provider of engineered product solutions for the nonresidential concrete construction market, is pleased to announce Peter Viens has joined the company as Senior Vice President, Operations. Viens will be responsible for Dayton Superior’s extensive manufacturing and distribution operations.
Jim McRickard, Dayton Superior’s President and CEO states, “I am delighted to welcome Pete to Dayton Superior Corporation. He brings an extensive background in building high-performing teams with emphasis on safety, employee development, customer relations and new product development pipeline initiatives.”
Prior to joining Dayton Superior, Viens served as President/General Manager for Morgan Advanced Materials / Molten Metal Systems, where he led the global companies manufacturing of engineered consumables and advanced materials/ceramics. Preceding his executive role at Morgan, Viens held several key operational leadership roles, including 13 years with Emerson Electric.
Viens holds a Bachelor of Science - Technology from Thomas Edison State College in New Jersey and an EMBA in Marketing from Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey – Newark. He served as a non-commissioned officer in the U.S. Marine Corp. He also holds a Lean Manufacturing Certification, is a Six Sigma Black Belt and a LEED AP.