Rigid Industries Appoints Jim Heckman As VP Engineering
Rigid Industries®, has recently hired accomplished technologist and electronics industry leader Jim Heckman to assume the Vice President of Engineering post. Prior to his arrival at Rigid Industries, Heckman held a succession of positions in fields such as materials and process engineering, failure analysis, quality engineering, product management and resource management, at companies ranging from Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company, to General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems, and most recently with Boulder, Colorado’s Ball Aerospace. At each company, his level of responsibility and resource management increased.
Heckman will be tasked with ensuring Rigid Industries continues to deliver superior lighting solutions in some of the toughest, most demanding conditions in the industries it serves. As a product where failure is not an option, Heckman will oversee development of Rigid’s extremely rugged, durable product line, backed by a world-renowned warranty program and customer service by an American-made company located in Gilbert, Arizona. For more information, visit www.rigidindustries.com.