RUSH, N.Y.—Global Precision Products, LLC, has appointed Mark Higgins to the position of president and chief executive officer, the company said in a news release. Global Precision Products, an AS9100D certified contract manufacturer of tight-tolerance, high-precision machined components, said that Higgins takes over the responsibilities from Mark LaBell, who will remain as the company’s vice president of sales and innovation.
“Mark Higgins is a proven leader who will assist the company in continuing to move the business forward while maintaining our reputation for supplying the highest quality machined components to our customers,” LaBell said in a prepared statement. “Mr. Higgins has the industry experience, the passion for our business, and the leadership ability to get us there. We are looking forward to growing this business together with him as our next president and CEO.”
Before joining Global Precision Products, Higgins recently held positions as president at Omega Tool Measuring Machines, and executive vice president of Parlec Incorporated. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in industrial technology from SUNY College at Buffalo, and an MBA from the Rochester Institute of Technology.
“I look forward to working with Mark LaBell and the team at Global Precision Products,” Higgins said in the release. “Mark LaBell and the LaBell family have built an outstanding business that prides itself on putting its customers first. Global Precision Products is an innovative company with top-notch people, state-of-the-art equipment, and a focus on continuous improvement. I want to thank Mark LaBell for his leadership and tireless dedication to Global Precision Products.”
Global Precision Products (www.globalppi.com) was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Rush, New York, outside Rochester. The company manufactures critical high-quality, precision-machined components and assemblies for customers in markets that include aerospace, defense, test and measurement, medical, optical and imaging, and commercial/industrial.
Global Precision Products said that it uses “the most sophisticated, automated machining systems and quality control protocols to produce precise, high-quality products that meet the most demanding tolerances.” The company is AS9100D and ISO 9001:2015 certified and ITAR (International Traffic in Arms Regulations) Registered.