Posted September 13, 2018

CGW-Camel Grinding Wheels names president

CGW-Camel Grinding Wheels announced the appointment of Mike Sullivan as president for CGW and PASCO in the U.S. and Canada.

Mike SullivanSullivan brings 35 years of abrasives experience to the position. He previously served as vice president at United Abrasives/SAIT and director of industrial coated abrasives product management and marketing at Saint-Gobain.

As president, Sullivan will lead the U.S. and Canadian functions of CGW’s and PASCO’s businesses and is responsible for overall management and profitability.

“We are confident that with Mike’s leadership, CGW will grow and reach new heights,” said Yitzhak Apeloig of the CGW-Camel Grinding Wheels board of directors. “He has in-depth knowledge and understanding of our complete product offering and customer needs.”

Sullivan recently completed a two-year term as the president of the Coated Abrasives Fabricators Association (CAFA). CAFA is an industry association of member companies that supply coated abrasive jumbo materials to a network of coated abrasive fabricators.

He earned his bachelor’s degree in management from Assumption College in Worcester, Massachusetts. Sullivan is married for the past 31 years, has two adult children and is an avid golfer.