Nelson® Fastener Systems Announces Two Appointments

(Elyria, OH) Nelson Fastener Systems, the pioneer of critical fastener systems technology and engineered components worldwide, has appointed Gerry Feltmate and Al Zerbini to lead managerial positions at Specialty Bar Products™ Greenville, SC / Blairsville, PA as well as TOG Manufacturing® in North Adams, MA.

Mr. Feltmate has assumed the position of General Manager for the 3 facilities.  He is a graduate of McKeesport Technical Institute from the Engineering Department and had held various engineering and managerial roles with Union Switch, Bethlehem Steel and GE Transportation.  For the past 12 years, Mr. Feltmate has held supervisory roles with increasing responsibilities while working at Specialty Bar Products.

Mr. Zerbini has taken on the role of Financial Director for the 3 facilities.  He has held positions consisting of Operations Accounting, Financial Analysis and Controller.  Previous employers include F. B. Leopold and the ‘Greensburg Tribune’.  Mr. Zerbini has a BSBA in Accounting Management from the University of Pittsburgh.

Feltmate and Zerbini will work to establish centers of excellence to drive performance and growth at these business units.

Nelson Fastener Systems is pleased to have these two fine individuals advance within the organization and wish them success in their future with Nelson.



Nelson® Fastener Systems is a highly respected family of companies that manufactures high strength critical fasteners and fastening system components worldwide.  We consistently develop ground-breaking fastener solutions that are widely used in the Aerospace, Automotive, Construction, Energy, Industrial, Marine, and Military markets to improve production efficiencies and resolve complex technical issues.

For More Information Contact:

Kelly Foos

Marketing Manager, Nelson Fastener Systems  (440) 329-0436