Bernard Receives 2011 George Bodeen Heat Treating Achievement Award
William J. Bernard Jr., President and CEO of Surface Combustion, Inc. (Maumee, Ohio), is the recipient of the 2011 George H. Bodeen Heat Treating Achievement Award.
Established in 1996, this award recognizes distinguished and significant contributions to the field of heat treating through leadership, management or engineering development of substantial commercial impact. Bernard is recognized “for innovative thinking, outstanding vision, and passion as an entrepreneur of equipment manufacturing for the heat-treating marketplace and for commitment to educating the next generation of heat treaters.”
The award presentation will be made at the HTS General Membership Meeting on Nov. 1, 2011, at the ASM Heat Treating Society Conference and Exposition in Cincinnati, Ohio.