Chairman of the Board
Arch McIntyre has been with Henry F. Teichmann, Inc. for over 55 years. He has extensive experience in foreign and domestic contract negotiations, field supervision of construction, plant start-up, contract administration and finance.
Mark F. Piedmonte
Mark F. Piedmonte, President, has over 34 years of comprehensive experience in the glass industry, including float, container, and fiberglass. He first joined Henry F. Teichmann, Inc. 2001 as an Electrical Engineer and Manager of Electrical Projects, had served as Deputy Construction Manager and Vice President of Operations before becoming President. Mr. Piedmonte has served on numerous regional Electrical Industry Boards and Joint Committees, and is currently licensed in more than 20 states in the U.S.
Kathleen M. Andrews
Vice President of Finance
Kathleen M. Andrews, Vice President of Finance, has been with Henry F. Teichmann, Inc. for 29 years. She has served as the Accountant and has managed the administrative office for many years prior to her current position. Her vast experience will ensure continued strength and growth with company.
Vice President of Business Development
Daniel F. Chen started his career in the glass industry in 1983. Joining Henry F. Teichmann, Inc. in 1998, he has held various sales, marketing and business development related positions and has served as Vice President of Business Development since 2006. Mr. Chen holds a Master’s degree in economics and business from Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville and a Bachelor’s degree in international business from Xiamen University, China. He speaks both English and Chinese.
Vice President of Operations
As Vice President of Operations, Kevin P. Yung is responsible for the Engineering, Purchasing and Construction departments at Henry F. Teichmann, Inc. Mr. Yung first joined Henry F. Teichmann, Inc. in 2003 as a Project Engineer and has managed a number of glass projects both in the U.S. and overseas. Yung’s 17 plus years of comprehensive experience includes qualifications in float glass, container glass and fiberglass industries. He holds a Master of Business Administration degree from The University of Pittsburgh and a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from Case Western Reserve University.
Tracy Lynn Hawkins
Director of Purchasing
Tracy Lynn Hawkins, the Director of Purchasing, a long-time employee of Henry F. Teichmann, Inc. Ms. Hawkins, has over 26 years of experience in the glass industry with Teichmann. She first joined HFT in 1990 and has held a variety of positions during her career at HFT. For a number of years she was instrumental in developing both the construction and purchasing database and software that HFT uses for tracking and estimating projects.
Director of Major Projects
Bob Woelke started his career in the float glass industry in 1965. First joining Henry F. Teichmann, Inc. in 2009 as Construction Manager, he has served as Director of Major Projects since 2014. Mr. Woelke holds Bachelor’s degree in Combustion Engineer from Penn State University and PE license in Pennsylvania.
Dennis A. Weichel
Dennis A. Weichel has been with Teichmann for over 10 years holding various positions from Project Manager to Engineering Manager to his current job as Construction Manager. Prior to joining Teichmann, Weichel worked for a container glass manufacturer for about 30 years overseeing plant engineering and Maintenance & Furnace Operations. As the Construction Manager, he is responsible for the day-to- day operations of the HFT Construction Department including estimating, bidding, scheduling and staffing field projects from small hot repairs to complete greenfield glass plant.
Samuel Leaper has over 15 years of experience in the glass industry. During which time he has held a variety of technical and sales roles. Holding diplomas and an apprenticeship in both mechanical and electrical engineering, he began his career as an Electrical Engineer. Mr. Leaper also has extensive experience working on global projects as a Field Service Supervisor, and more recently held several sales positions from Sales Engineer, through to International Sales Manager. Mr. Leaper holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management, from The University of Essex.