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Several Canadians on BSA executive posts

Indian Wells, Calif. -- May 2, 2001 -- Attendees at the Bearing Specialists Association (BSA) 2001 annual conventio...


Indian Wells, Calif. — May 2, 2001 — Attendees at the Bearing Specialists Association (BSA) 2001 annual convention April 29-May 2, 2001, in Indian Wells, Calif., elected a new slate of officers. They are

-President: Scott MacPherson, U.S. Bearings and Drives, Portland, Ore.;
-First vice-president: Peter Fitzpatrick, Bearings Specialty Company, Canton, Mass.;
-Second vice-president: Jeff Ramras, Applied Industrial Technologies, Cleveland, Oh.;
-Treasurer: Craig Gipson, Gipson Bearing & Supply Co., Inc., West Homestead, Penn.; and
-Chairman of the board: Terry Tillsley, Transmission Supplies (SA) Ltd., Lethbridge, Alta.

The Association also elected two directors to serve three-year terms. They are: Cameron Lawrence, BDI Canada, Mississauga, Ont.; and John Timble, Bearing Headquarters Company, Broadview, Ill.

BSA members continuing as directors are: Andy Glover, Farrell Bearings Ltd., Hamilton, N.Z.; Pierre Bouchard, General Bearing Service, Inc., Ottawa; Thomas L. Miller, Motion Industries, Inc., Birmingham, Ala.; William R. Kiley, Miller Bearings, Inc., Orlando, Fla.; and Charles Nicholson, Bearings & Drives, Inc., Macon, Geo.