Don Furmanski Named Division Vice President

Thursday, November 1, 2018

Contact: Jim McKinley, 610-889-5234,

Don Furmanski Named Division Vice President and Business Unit Manager for AMETEK PDS

HARLEYSVILLE, PA – AMETEK PDS is pleased to announce that Don Furmanski has been named Division Vice President and Business Unit Manager of AMETEK PDS, replacing Keith Reazin, who was promoted to Vice President and General Manager of AMETEK Instrumentation and Specialty Controls Division.

In his new role, Furmanski oversees the entire PDS business unit, including the Binghamton, NY; Wichita, KS; and Harleysville, PA locations as well as manufacturing operations in Reynosa, MX and engineering in Bangalore, IN.

Furmanski has more than 28 years of experience with AMETEK PDS, including most recently as Vice President, Sales & Programs. After joining AMETEK in 1990 as a Project Engineer he has taken on progressively more responsible positions, including roles in engineering, sales, project and product management.

Prior to AMETEK, Furmanski held engineering roles at Fraser Optics and American Electronics Labs, after securing a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Penn State University.

“With his broad aerospace industry background, extensive knowledge of our business, and demonstrated leadership abilities, Don is an ideal choice for his new position. We are confident he will continue the excellent work done by Keith Reazin and further the growth and success of AMETEK PDS,” comments Eleanor Lukens, Vice President and General Manager, AMETEK Measurement and Power Systems.

AMETEK PDS (formerly Power & Data Systems) is a leader in the design and manufacture of integrated power generation and solid-state power distribution systems, starter generators, DC motors, linear and rotary actuators, data concentration, fans / blowers, and cockpit instruments for business jets, regional and commercial transport, helicopters, military aircraft, and unmanned aerial vehicles.

PDS is a unit of AMETEK Aerospace & Defense, a division of AMETEK, Inc. a leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices with annual sales of $4.3 billion. For more information, contact AMETEK PDS, 343 Godshall Drive, Harleysville, PA 19438. Phone: 316-522-0424. E-mail: Web: