ALPHARETTA, Ga. — Edwin W. Pearce III has been elected president of Tencarva Machinery Company by its board of directors.
Pearce fills the vacancy created by the retirement of Rod Lee at the end of 2013.
Lee served 16 years in the position.
Tencarva, a Greensboro, N.C.-based company, has an Alpharetta branch office of its GPM Division, located at 1370 Union Hill Industrial Court, Suite G, Alpharetta.
"I am honored that the board of directors of Tencarva Machinery Company has chosen me to be the company's fourth president," Pearce said in a press release. "Our founders and past leaders have built a wonderful company, and I am very mindful of that. We have tremendous, dedicated employees; we represent the top manufacturers of engineered products; and we have a diversified and thriving customer base – all of which bode well for our future."
Pearce began his career with Tencarva Machinery in 1992 and has served as secretary/treasurer since 2000. He is a member of the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) and the North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants (NCACPA), which are professional accounting organizations.