September 04. 2008 2:00AM - Last modified: March 15. 2012 10:28AM

Manufacturing People in the News


Rexnord Industries, LLC recently named Darryl L. Mayhorn as president of its Aerospace Group. The unit supplies high-performance, engineered bearings and mechanical seals to the commercial air transport, regional aircraft, business aircraft, helicopter and military aircraft markets for use in engine systems, flight control systems, airframe structures and landing gear systems. Mayhorn will report to Robert Hitt, Rexnord's president and chief executive officer.

"Darryl's leadership experience and demonstrated success with product development, quality improvement and delivery performance provide the necessary attributes to help us leverage and expand our capabilities to drive customer loyalty, innovation and growth," Hitt said.

Mayhorn was most recently group president of Danaher Corporation's Aerospace Group. Prior to joining Danaher, Mayhorn held several leadership positions within Eaton Corporation. Earlier in his career, Mayhorn held management positions with Monsanto, Aramark and General Dynamics.