Our New Owner and President
We are pleased to announce that effective October 2, 2017, H.E. Lennon, Midland Valve & Fitting, and Grand Rapids Valve & Fitting will now be led and owned by Jill Whelan. Jill brings 22 years of Swagelok experience to our organization, beginning in the supply chain group in 1995. She has held managerial and director level positions within operations, customer service, supply chain, and engineering. For the last five years, Jill has held the position of vice president, corporate communications, leading global strategic communications for Swagelok, including corporate communications, marketing communications, eBusiness, and knowledge management. Whelan graduated from the University of Toledo with a bachelor’s degree in communications and a minor in business. She also holds a law degree from Cleveland Marshall College of Law.
A native of southern Wisconsin, Jill currently resides with her husband and three children in Northville, MI. She is an active supporter of the Alzheimer’s Association where she served on the Cleveland chapter board for 6 years.
New Capabilities, New Name, New Owner All to Support YOU!