Shermco Hires New Business Development Manager


Shermco Industries has hired Mike Hancock as manager of business development for its Engineering Services Division. An electrical power industry veteran of over 17 years, he will work with all levels of the organization, applying his broad expertise on business development to the organization’s current operation and planned expansion. Hancock will focus on business growth and major project execution, as well as supporting and working with all of Shermco’s district operations managers, coordinators, sales engineers, and approximately 100 field operations personnel.

“Mike has extensive experience in this industry and he has a very impressive track record of success,” says Thad Brown, vice president of Engineering Services. “He’s overseen some large scale projects in his career, including one related to Hurricane Ike relief efforts and another associated with the 2009 Iowa area floods.”

Shermco Industries is a provider of safe, reliable testing, repair, professional training, maintenance, and analysis of rotating apparatus and electrical power distribution systems and related equipment for the light, medium, and heavy industrial base nationwide. Founded in 1974 in Dallas, the company is comprised of two strategic business units; the Machine Services Division, and an Engineering Services Division. With a corporate location in Irving, Texas, a sales office in Brussels, and service centers in Austin, Texas, and Tulsa and Sweetwater, Oklahoma, Shermco has more than 250 full-time employees. The company is a member of the Electrical Apparatus Service Association, the American Wind Energy Association, and the International Electrical Testing Association. For more information go to