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ERIKS North America Appoints Shawn Courtney as President and Chief Executive Officer

ERIKS North America, a leading industrial service provider, today announced the appointment of Mr. Shawn Courtney as its new President and Chief Executive Officer, effective November 1, 2018.

“I’m honored to continue my career at ERIKS North America and I look forward to leveraging my 30 plus years in the industrial service industry to lead the company forward,”  Mr. Courtney said. “It’s an exciting time at ERIKS North America, as we continue to strategically position ourselves as a multi-product specialist company serving a wide breadth of industries through innovative product technologies and our extensive service capabilities.”

Mr. Courtney is currently Regional Product Director of ERIKS North America and also is President of ERIKS Seals and Plastics. Since 1992, Mr. Courtney has served in multiple roles, including Sales Manager, General Manager, and President of companies within ERIKS Seals and Plastics in North America. Mr. Courtney earned a Bachelor of Arts in Marketing from the University of Northern Iowa, as well as a Master of Business Administration from Baylor University.

For more information on ERIKS North America, as well as its extensive product and service offerings, visit

About ERIKS North America
ERIKS ( has been a leading international industrial service provider since 1940. ERIKS North America offers a wide range of innovative, high-quality mechanical engineering components and associated technical and logistical services from 140 locations across the United States, Canada, and Mexico. We provide the highest quality product standards in the industry, along with the peace of mind knowing that our products and fabrication are consistent, location-to-location, across our extensive footprint. From agriculture to power generation and from oil and gas to food and beverage, ERIKS North America provides a local presence and infinite possibilities, backed by ERIKS’ worldwide network of resources and know-how with over 300 locations in 20 countries. For more information, please visit

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