February 1 2000
Dennis Ziegler has been named president and CEO of GIW Industries Grovetown Georgia. He is also president of the Mining Division of KSB parent company of GIW.
Prior to joining GIW Ziegler spent seven years as CEO of Linatex Inc. a company specializing in manufacturing slurry equipment used in pumping classification and dewatering. Before Linatex he was the vice president of marketing and sales for Denver Equipment co. (now Svedala Pumps and Process.)
He has a BS in engineering from Purdue University and an MBA from Purdue’s Krannert Graduate School of Business. He serves on the board of directors of the Process Equipment Manufacturers Association and is a member of the American Management Association and the Hydraulic Institute.
KSB AG of Frankenthal Germany is a global pump and valve manufacturer specializing in all types of centrifugal pumps. GIW designs and manufactures centrifugal pumps used in dredging.