Leadership

Heatron boasts an experienced and technically competent management team. The Company’s management is efficient and entrepreneurial, and has been assembled to oversee product development, engineering, marketing, quality, customer relations and manufacturing.

Robert H. Martter, President and CEO

Mr. Martter assumed the responsibilities of President and CEO effective January 1, 2018.  He joined Heatron as the Vice President of Erie Operations in 2002 with the acquisition of ECA Electronics (Erie, PA) by Heatron. He was the Executive VP and General Manager of ECA Electronics for 15 years prior to the acquisition and was in charge of all aspects of the operation. ECA Electronics was a subsidiary of American Trim LLC (1993-2002) and previously (1982-1993) a subsidiary of Ferro Corporation (NYSE: FOE).

Prior to that, Mr. Martter served for three years as Product Manager, Pigments with Ferro Corporation in Cleveland OH. Mr. Martter started his career with DuPont (NYSE:DD) and served in Project Engineering, Production Management and Sales positions over eight years with that company. In his capacity as VP, Erie Operations for Heatron, he is responsible for the three business units that are located in the Erie factory.

Mr. Martter has a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Akron, Akron OH and a Masters in Business Administration from Baldwin Wallace College, Berea OH and has benefitted from numerous training programs provided by DuPont, Ferro Corp, American Trim and Heatron. Mr. Martter has contributed to and is listed as an inventor on several patents, mostly in the field of thick film electronics technology.

Laurie M. Boyd, Vice President, Finance

Ms. Boyd joined Heatron in 2002 and is responsible for overseeing all accounting and informational technology functions for the Company, including financial statement preparation and analysis, budgeting, fixed assets, payroll, and maintaining and implementing IT strategies.

Prior to joining Heatron, Ms. Boyd was the Accounting and Inventory Control Manager for Amarr Garage Doors in Lawrence, Kansas. Previous to that, she was the Accounting Manager for Werner Pipe Service, Inc. in Independence, KS. Ms. Boyd holds a BGS from Pittsburg State University.