Prior to joining TemcorConservatek, Kerner served as chief operating officer of The Oilgear Co. in Milwaukee, Wisc., where he led the transformation of this hydraulic product and system provider. Prior to that he led a division of Valmont in Plymouth, Ind. and was a General Manager for Jason Components Group in Buffalo, Ill. He will lead TemcorConservatek from the company's Conroe, Tex. offices.
"Joe's background and experience as a global leader makes him an ideal choice for this critical role," said Declan McLaughlin, President and CEO of CST Industries Inc. "Joe brings an entrepreneurial approach with a history of growing and improving businesses wherever he has worked and we are extremely pleased he has decided to join us. We have great products, great markets, great people and now a great leader for this division."
TemcorConservatek was created by combining two leading aluminum cover companies, Temcor and Conservatek Industries. TemcorConservatek is a leader in design, manufacture and construction of custom aluminum covers and structures for architectural, environmental and industrial applications.