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Nofsinger To Retire From MHIA

John B. Nofsinger

John B. Nofsinger

The Board of Governors of Material Handling Industry of America (MHIA) announced that John B. Nofsinger, CEO of MHIA since 1999, will retire on December 31, 2011. George W. Prest, COO of MHIA, will succeed Nofsinger as CEO on January 1, 2012. Nofsinger has more than 45 years of experience in the material handling and logistics industry. Prior to joining MHIA in 1986, Nofsinger spent 20 years at Republic Storage Systems.  “John’s 45 years of service to the industry and his 25 years of service to MHIA have been marked by major changes and improvements to the value that MHIA offers its members,” says Material Handling Industry Executive Chairman Colin Wilson. “The Association is extremely grateful to John for his leadership and numerous contributions to the material handling and logistics industry.”

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