Nitrex names VP of sales heat-treating services

Mark Memsath

Mark Hemsath, former vice president of Seco/Vacuum Technologies LLC, is joining Nitrex’s heat treating services sales division. He will be taking on the role of vice president of Sales Heat Treating Services, Americas. His main responsibilities will include managing the North American Heat Treatment Sales division and growing the business for key customers in target industries.

Hemsath has a Master’s degree in business administration, Bachelor of Science, and a minor in manufacturing technology. He has more than 30 years’ experience in the industry. He has contributed to several technical publications and conferences over the years. His experience includes marketing and sales for technical industries; a strong engineering-based background in processes and materials such as heat-treating, metallurgy, process gases, and high-temperature reactions; engineering expertise in furnace design and build, high-temperature alloys applications, advanced controls and automation, material handling and conveyors, safety requirements, NFPA 86 issues, combustion of gases and burners, and safely processing with reactive gases; legal expertise with contracts, and product liability, depositions, and equipment safety. Throughout his career, he has worked for several key players in the industry, including Advanced Heat Treat Corp., Seco/Warwick Corp., and MH Thermal.

“Mark is a seasoned heat-treating professional with many years of sales-management experience in the thermal processing industry. His expert technical and process knowledge will be a great asset to Nitrex and will help reinforce our position as the leading global provider of integrated heat treatment solutions. I am very pleased to welcome Mark to the Nitrex team,” said Jason Orosz, president of heat-treating services at Nitrex Metal Inc.