MBMA Appoints Tony Bouquot General Manager
Date:September 11, 2018
The Metal Building Manufacturers Association (MBMA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Tony Bouquot as General Manager.
“We are excited to have Tony on board,” says John Addington, President of the association management firm, Thomas Associates. “His knowledge and experience will be vital in helping our industry continue to grow and prosper in the coming years. In addition to his technical background, he has led a trade association before, as well as serving on its board, making him a great choice for our organization.”
Tony comes to MBMA from Associated Materials Inc., the parent company to several manufacturing and distribution companies in the exterior building products industry. Previously he worked at Patio Enclosures Inc. as Vice President of Manufacturing and Tubelite Inc. as well as serving as President of the National Sunroom Association from 2007 – 2009. “These industries each face many of the same challenges and opportunities as the metal building industry,” adds Addington.
Tony holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Dayton and completed graduate studies in mechanical engineering at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore. He holds four U.S. patents. His broad-based expertise includes operations management, project management and product development, supply chain development and product design and development.