BURR RIDGE, IL — Tuthill Corporation has announced Tony Thill as President of Tuthill Springfield, Missouri. Thill is a senior executive leader with over thirty years of experience with industrial manufacturing companies. He will lead Tuthill’s commercial and operational strategies for Kinney® vacuum pump and M-D PneumaticsTM industrial blower product lines.
Thill will bring well-rounded leadership experience for Tuthill Springfield’s global sales strategy, product development, and channel development efforts. His manufacturing leadership experience blends well with Tuthill’s Continuous Improvement spirit and Conscious Company team development. Thill’s experience will guide market share growth, lean manufacturing advancement, and support Tuthill’s enterprise-wide digital expansion and realization.
Thill graduated from the University of Kansas with a B.S. in Business Administration and completed the Executive MBA program. He has served on several Board of Directors including a current position with The NOVA Center, Inc. providing services for individuals with developmental disabilities. Thill also possesses several United States patents.
“I look forward to seeing Tony’s passion and energy lead the Springfield team,” commented Steve Westfall, Tuthill Corporation Chief Executive Officer. “He not only has the strategic capabilities to move and lead this business forward, he also has the ability to create relationships with his team and organization. I am honored to have Tony join the leadership team of Tuthill.”
About Tuthill Corporation
Tuthill Corporation is a privately held manufacturer of industrial goods specializing in rotating equipment. Founded in 1892, James B. Tuthill originally manufactured common brick to Chicago construction companies. Today, Tuthill manufactures fuel and chemical transfer pumps and meters at Tuthill Fort Wayne and Tuthill Lenexa; vacuum pumps and positive displacement blowers and systems at Tuthill Springfield; lubrication, magnetically coupled and process pumps at Tuthill Alsip; and custom injection-molded plastics at Tuthill Clearwater. Tuthill serves markets including agriculture, construction, chemical, food and beverage, energy, pharmaceuticals and medical, and transportation.