H.C. Merchandisers, Inc., a leading global distributor of aerospace and commercial construction products, today announced that it has appointed Andrew Pramschufer as Chief Executive Officer. Andrew will lead the ambitious growth objectives of both the HC Pacific and Bristol Machine Company businesses.
HC Pacific is a global distributor of aerospace products with a specialty in fastening systems and innovative supply chain fulfillment services with over 60,000,000 component parts in stock. Bristol Machine is a leading supplier of structural bolting systems and tension control installation wrenches for the construction marketplace.
“I am honored by the appointment and excited to lead two businesses that are very well positioned in their respective markets to achieve continued long-term, sustainable growth,” Pramschufer noted. The owners are excited to welcome Andrew to the company and believe his experience in building and leading high-performance teams, plus his broad professional network will help drive continued growth for the company.
Andrew was previously the Vice President of Global Strategy, Business Development and Integration at Ontic Corporation, a division of BBA Aviation plc a British multinational aviation products and services company headquartered in London, United Kingdom. Prior to BBA Aviation plc, he was the Chief Executive Officer of Wetmore Tool & Engineering, a manufacturer of aerospace cutting tools and fasteners.
Founded in 1971, H.C. Merchandisers Inc., has developed a strong reputation for superior customer service, short customer response time and thorough quality assurance practices certified under ISO 9001 and AS 9120. Customers include the United States Government, aerospace OEMs, aerospace subcontractors, airlines and MRO providers. The company is proud to have a broad list of certified distributorships with the leading OEMs.