Eriez promotes director – EMEA operations and strategy  

Feb. 21, 2024
John Klinge will lead efforts in Europe, the Middle East and Africa for the maker of magnetic, metal-detection and materials-handling technologies.

Eriez has promoted John Klinge to the role of director – EMEA operations and strategy. Klinge will lead the company’s strategic management initiatives in the Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) region.  

Klinge’s goal will be to further elevate Eriez’ presence and solidify the company's position in the region.   

Eriez’ VP of Global Operations, Eric Nelson, expressed his confidence in Klinge’s capabilities, saying, “John’s exceptional management acumen, deep industry expertise, and strategic sales skills uniquely prepare him for this leadership role. Under his guidance, Eriez will accelerate its commitment to providing innovative solutions that exceed customer expectations in the EMEA region.”  

Headquartered in Erie, Pa., Eriez manufactures magnetic, metal-detection and materials-handling technologies.