Courtney Hill Joins Gardner Business Media, Inc. Board of Directors

Former GE Aviation General Manager brings wealth of knowledge and experience to leading business-to-business media company Board.

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Courtney Hill Joins Gardner Business Media, Inc. Board of Directors

Gardner Business Media, Inc. announced today that Courtney Hill has become a member of the privately held corporation’s Board of Directors.

Mr. Hill will bring his broad and deep knowledge of manufacturing technology to the Board. He is Chairman of the Board, MTConnect Institute, Chairman of the Board, National Center for Manufacturing Sciences, Board of Directors, Oberg Industries, Former Chairman of the Board, TechSolve and Former Board of Directors, Edison Welding Institute. He spent his career at GE Aviation, ending as the General Manager Manufacturing Technology.

Rick Kline Sr., President of Gardner Business Media, Inc. said “Strategically, bringing Courtney is an example of our family’s commitment to moving manufacturing forward. We are eager to gain his wisdom, insight and knowledge to our management team through his participation on our Board.”

About coming onto Gardner’s Board, Mr. Hill said “I am pleased to join the Board of Directors at Gardner Business Media. We share a passion for manufacturing excellence and a commitment to serve the industrial community. I am honored to have the opportunity to support such a capable and respected organization.”

Gardner Business Media was established in 1928 and produces magazines including Modern Machine Shop, Production Machining, MoldMaking Technology, Plastics Technology, CompositesWorld, and their associated digital products, research and live events.