ST. LOUIS - Woodworking tool firm Carr Lane Manufacturing Co. promoted its VP operations, Alan K. Frost, to the role of president, succeeding the late CEO Earl E. Walker.

Frost, with 37 years at Carr Lane, holds a law degree and MBA from Washington University in St. Louis, MO. He has extensive experience in process improvement through ISO 9001:2008 and as a Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award Examiner.


In a statement announcing Frost's promotion, Carr Lane said the board intends to grow the company has had a successful 2011. "The staff is being enhanced to enable this growth and change," the company says.

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