Ducommun Incorporated (NYSE:DCO) today announced the following senior management appointments:
- Joseph C. Berenato, the Company’s current chairman, will retire effective July 27, 2012. Mr. Berenato will continue as a member of the board of directors.
- Anthony J. Reardon, the Company’s current president and chief executive officer, will also assume the role of chairman of the board of directors effective July 27, 2012.
- Joel H. Benkie, currently group vice president of operations at Parker Aerospace, a unit of Parker Hannifin (NYSE: PH), will join the Company as its new executive vice president and chief operating officer effective June 18, 2012. He will report directly to Mr. Reardon and be responsible for all aspects of the Company’s operations, including manufacturing, sales and marketing, and supply chain management.