Archive for December, 2010

Cleaning Technologies Group, LLC Names Tim Piazza President of Blackstone-NEY Ultrasonics

Tuesday, December 21st, 2010


Effective January 3rd, 2011 Tim Piazza will be the new President of Blackstone-NEY Ultrasonics.  Tim will be replacing Gene Phaneuf who is retiring at the end of this year.  “Tim brings us a wealth of technical and business experience to the Blackstone-NEY team, and he is an excellent leader who will continue on the path of growth and success for our Jamestown Division.”Jim McEachen CEO CTG, LLC

Tim most recently held the position of Manager of Research and Development Technology with the Aeroengine Division of SKF in Jamestown, New York.  Previously, Tim was Assistant Professor at Jamestown Community College where he helped found the Manufacturing Technology Institute.  Prior to that he was General Manager of the Precision Cleaning Division of CAE Ultrasonics (the predecessor to Blackstone-NEY ultrasonics).  Tim attended The State University of New York at Stony Brook and holds a Ph.D. in Experimental Physics.

Tim lives in Jamestown with his wife Tammy, and their two year old son Alexander.  Tim is a member of the Board of Directors of the Jamestown Boys and Girls Club, is an Adjunct Professor and sits on the Board of Trustees at Jamestown Community College.  He enjoys hunting, fishing, and skiing when his busy schedule permits.

Employee Quarterly Anniversaries

Wednesday, December 15th, 2010

As the year draws to a close CTG would like to recognize the following employees who are celebrating a special anniversay.  The CTG family is getting ready to celebrate its own special milestone.  2011 will mark CTG’s 95th anniversary and it’s thanks to employees like these that have made the past 95 years a success.  Thank you for your hard work and dedication, and may we all look forward to many more successful years.

Lyle Carman                         15 Years

Ricky Florence                    15 Years

Jeffrey Gordon                       5 Years

Brian Greene                         15 Years