January 9, 2013
Kyle Seymour has been appointed president of S&C Electric Company. Seymour has served on S&C's board of directors since 2010. He succeeds John Estey, who will continue to serve full time as S&C's executive chairman.
Seymour brings extensive leadership and manufacturing experience to S&C.He most recently served as president and CEO of XTEK, Inc., an employee-owned manufacturer of heavy-duty mechanical components for steel rolling mill drives and overhead cranes. Seymour has held this role for 11 years. Seymour has also served on the board of directors of Hardinge, Inc., and as chairman of the AGMA Foundation. He holds a Bachelor's degree from the Georgia Institute of Technology and an MBA from Harvard. Seymour also served five years in the U.S. Navy, during which time he earned the equivalent of a Master's degree in nuclear engineering from the Bettis Reactor Engineering School.