Greenville South Carolina - JPS Industries Inc. has named John Ehmann president of the Stevens Urethane Division, headquartered in Easthampton, Mass. The promotion was effective May 1.
Ehmann succeeds Chuck Tutterow, who serves as executive vice president, chief financial officer and secretary of JPS Industries, the parent company of Stevens Urethane. Ehmann, formerly the executive vice president of operations and new business development at Stevens, has a bachelor's degree in chemical engineering from Cornell University and a master's degree from the University of North Carolina.
Stevens Urethane manufactures extruded urethane, ethylene vinyl acetate and other specialty film, sheet and tubing products for the aerospace, defense, energy, medical, sporting goods and specialty industrial markets.