[caption id="attachment_3177" align="alignleft" width="150" caption="Nick Shkordoff "][/caption]Ideal Industries (Sycamore, Ill.): Nick Shkordoff has been appointed group V.P. and general manager of the company's electrical division, replacing Glenn Hollister, who will take on a new role at the company and launch a newly formed division focused on the fast-growing health and safety market.
Shkordoff had been president of Anderson Power Products (APP), an Ideal subsidiary that designs and manufactures high power interconnects and accessories. Previously, he was president of Ideal Industries Canada. In addition, Jeffrey Burkhardt, currently V.P. of global sales and marketing for Anderson Power Products, has been appointed that company's new general manager, succeeding Shkordoff.