For more than 70 years, Airmatic Inc. has produced and distributed industrial equipment and supplies used for construction projects. Based in Malvern, Pennsylvania, Airmatic Inc. belongs to several professional organizations, including the Power Transmission Distributor Association (PTDA).
An organization dedicated to the industrial power transmission/motion control (PT/MC) distribution channel, the PTDA also covers products found in assembly lines and manufacturing plants. The PTDA offers members networking opportunities and updates on new developments within the industry, all through timely communication. Its members include PT/MC firms found in more than 3,400 locations and produce more than $16 billion in combined sales.
To reach its wide range of members, the PTDA hosts a variety of meetings, webinars, and conferences at locations scattered across the globe. The 2016 industry summit, scheduled for October 19 through 22 at the Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina, should unite hundreds of PTDA members in California.
The 2015 event, held in Chicago, Illinois, included award presentations to John Masek, senior vice president of Bearing Services, Inc., and Elizabeth Moon, the director of purchasing for Kaman Industrial Technologies Corporation. Keynote speakers included Phil Hansen, Scott Klososky, and Ryan Estis. During the 2015 summit, the PTDA also treated its participants to a for-fun gambling experience at Navy Pier.