Fred Specht Appointed National Sales Manager for Interpower Induction


Gary Gariglio, President & founder of Interpower Induction, are pleased to announce the appointment of Fred R. Specht as National Sales Manager – Heat Treating Products. Interpower Induction is the fastest growing company in the induction heating industry. Headquartered in Almont, MI, Interpower Induction has averaged triple digit growth since the company was founded in 1995.

“Mr. Specht brings 40 plus years of hands-on induction heat treating experience, troubleshooting, manufacturing, engineering and sales experience to our company and will assist in our continued growth in the induction heat treating field,” says Mr. Gariglio. Well known as “the scanner man,” Specht started his career as a commercial induction heat treater at Induction Heat Treat Corp., Lindberg (Bodycote) and Chicago Induction Heat Treating all in the Chicagoland area. He has managed sales with major clients in the agricultural, aerospace, military, construction, automotive, oil & gas and off-highway industries with such suppliers as TOCCO, Inc., Pillar and Ajax Magnethermic.

Fred is a past ASM Heat Treat Society founder (1985) and two time past HTS board member. He will continue in his current role as ASM HTS Technical Programming Sub- Committee Chair of the Applied Energy committee.  Mr. Specht is also a member of AFS (1989) and SME (1998).

Fred Specht can be reached at, or 312-342-8799.