December 12, 2018
ELMHURST, IL - Semblex Corporation has announced the upcoming retirement of Don Cunningham, the company’s President since 2010. Mr. Cunningham’s retirement will be effective at the end of the first quarter, 2019. Mr. Cunningham will then continue as a member of the Semblex Board of Directors and as a part time advisor to the company.
Jinsoo Kim will succeed Mr. Cunningham as president of Semblex. Mr. Kim has served as Chief Operating Officer at Semblex since the company’s acquisition by Jinhap Company, Ltd in early 2014. Previously, Mr. Kim was a Senior Vice President at Jinhap in South Korea.
Simultaneously, Gene Simpson will assume the role of Senior Vice President and COO. Mr. Simpson is a 27-year veteran at Semblex, most recently serving as Vice President of Engineering & Quality. Reporting to Mr. Simpson will be Quality, Engineering, Sales & Marketing and Operations.
These changes to the company’s senior management structure demonstrate Jinhap’s long term vision, and positions Semblex for continued growth and success.
Semblex Corporation, headquartered in Elmhurst, IL, is an innovative, customer focused team that creates value through cold-formed product solutions for the world’s leading manufacturers. Semblex is IATF 16949, ISO 9002, ISO 14001, and A2LA certified. Additional information on Semblex can be found at www.semblex.com.