West Michigan American Foundry Society

The West Michigan American Foundry Society (AFS) Chapter provides technical, educational, social and networking opportunities for the local foundry community. Our membership includes metal casters, metal suppliers, foundry material suppliers, industry consultants and vendors.

EJ History in Boyne City presented by Tom Teske – Feb. 7, 2019

Tom TeskeThe keynote speaker for the evening will be Tom Teske. Tom is a graduate of Kalamazoo College. He joined East Jordan a year after graduating from Kalamazoo College. He started in Sales in the Chicago Branch Office in 1976. He and his family have resided in East Jordan for over 30 years. He has held numerous positions at EJ since joining the company. He has been Vice President and General Manager of the Americas since 2006. The Americas consists of two large foundries, five fabrication facilities, a water products manufacturing facility, a composite manufacturing facility, two major distribution centers and over 25 branch offices and distribution facilities.

5:30-6:30 Social Hour
6:30-7:00 Dinner
7:00-7:30 Presentation

Boyne Mountain Resort
1 Boyne Mountain Road
Boyne Falls, MI 49713

A big thanks to our meeting sponsors Beacon Recycling and ASK Chemicals.

Please note there is a limited number of rooms blocked at Boyne Mountain and the Fairfield by Marriott in Gaylord for anyone looking to spend the night.

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Learn more about the history of East Jordan Iron Works.

West Mi AFS - MARS Rovers robotics team

Anna Basaj (right) presents Chapter president Rich Chase with an appreciation award from the MARS Rovers robotics team.

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