To facilitate the transition, Leon Kirschner, who has been president, will continue with TGW-Ermanco as its chief executive officer.
The company explains it provides integrated logistics solutions for both large and small companies in industries where manufacturing and distribution are key to the success of the supply chain. As part of the TGW Logistics Group, TGW-Ermanco is a global company.
Most recently president of Diamond Phoenix, Strayhorn has also held a variety of management and executive positions in his 31-year career in the material handling industry. He has also worked at Rapistan, Demag, Mannesmann Demag and Eaton-Kenway. Strayhorn is currently the vice chairman of the Material Handling Industry of America.