New hire brings extensive experience and proven success to Reell's financial management

Saint Paul, MN (PRWEB) July 20, 2012

Reell Precision Manufacturing, a world leader in innovative small package motion control, is pleased to announce that John West has joined the company as its Chief Financial Officer.

John comes to Reell with more than 25 years of experience in corporate finance, most recently as CFO of ESI Holding Corporation, part of a publicly traded international food manufacturer. While at ESI his extensive U.S. and International finance and tax accounting experience saved the company millions of dollars. He also led teams that made significant improvements in the accuracy and efficiency of ESI's inventory management process.

Prior to his work at ESI, John spent 12 years as a partner at Boeckermann, Grafstrom & Mayer LLC where he headed the accounting and audit department.

"I am excited to join Reell's employee centered culture, and to be a part of an employee owned company," John said. "I look forward to working with Reell's exceptional management team."

Reell’s CEO & President Kyle Smith is also excited to have John join Reell’s leadership team. “John has an extensive experiential background that is well suited to meet Reell’s business needs. He also possesses the solid relationship skills that are required for long term success at Reell. I’m delighted to have John as a colleague and I look forward to his contributions.”

John received his accounting degree from Saint Cloud State University and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He is also a past chair of the Accounting and Audit Committee of the Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants.

Reell Precision Manufacturing provides high-quality innovative solutions to transmit torque, control angular position and protect delicate components from excessive force. Combining the worlds most precisely controlled torque technology with the industry's most experienced engineering team provides a perfect product fit in customer applications. Reell's patented technology is widely used in the consumer electronics, automotive, office automation, and medical industries.