Solon Manufacturing Company president J. Timothy Dunn will assume the role of chairman of the board and Diane Popovich will take over as president, effective January 1, 2018. Popovich is the first female executive in company history.
Popovich joined Solon Mfg. in 2015 as the sales & marketing director, and became the VP of operations in 2017. Serving the manufacturing industry for over 20 years, Popovich previously served as sales director at Nook Industries in Cleveland.