Hansen International Inc. has announced the promotion of Dennis J. Sadler to director of engineering of the Lexington, S.C.-based engineering, manufacturing and global sourcing company of commercial and industrial vehicle hardware and trim systems.
A veteran mechanical design engineer with more than 30 years in the business, some of them with other major manufacturing companies, Sadler has managed and overseen Hansen’s engineering department and been responsible for many recent major product innovations and reiterations, mostly in the fire and emergency markets, as well as other markets.
“Dennis has been a valuable member of our executive management team for years,” says John Seehof, company president. “His strength in design and engineering has been an integral part of our company, and we’re delighted to be able to promote him to a position that is well deserved.”
As director of engineering, Sadler will continue to be responsible for all facets of the engineering department and will have new opportunities to liaise with customers in all of the markets into which Hansen sells.