BUFORD, Ga. - Cabinetry hardware manufacturer and distributor Hettich America has appointed Tommy Burgess as its president, effective July 25. Burgess has lead Hettich's product development and engineering department for seven years, and then acted as vice president of its sales team for one year.
 
Hettich says Burgess possesses both technical expertise and marketing/sales experience, making him an ideal candidate for president. 
 
Burgess holds a degree in Industrial Technology Management from Colorado State University.