Davlyn Group Appoints Stephen Tang as Vice President and General Manager

Stephen Tang to manage the company’s Norfab-Amatex division

Spring City, PA (January 13, 2021) Davlyn Group, a portfolio company of Emko Capital, has announced that Stephen Tang has joined the company as Vice President and General Manager, Norfab-Amatex.

Stephen was most recently with ITW, where he was the Industrial Business Unit Manager for Brooks Instruments. Prior to ITW, he held several general management and engineering roles at Micross Components and Kulicke and Soffa, including an expat role in Switzerland.

“Stephen’s experience working across a range of small and large companies, combined with capabilities in areas such as lean and ITW’s 80/20 process, make him a great fit for leading our recently acquired Norfab-Amatex business,” said Mauricio Zavatti, Davlyn Group CEO. “I also want to recognize John and Tom Weber, Dick Howard, and the rest of the Norfab-Amatex leadership team for all of their support during our integration process, and look forward to the company’s next phase of growth.”

“I am excited to join Davlyn Group’s leadership team,” commented Tang. “Norfab-Amatex’s customer-centric culture, best-in-class manufacturing capabilities, and history of innovation within the thermal protection and personal protective equipment (PPE) segments provide a solid foundation for growth.”

Stephen holds a BS in Materials Science and Engineering from Cornell and an MBA from Columbia University.

About Davlyn Group

Davlyn Group is a leading U.S.-based manufacturer of technical textile products for the industrial, commercial, and residential markets. Through its Davlyn Manufacturing, Darco Southern, Norfab, and Amatex businesses, the Company’s products and engineering services are used by thousands of customers in over 50 countries to help keep heat in its place, improve safety, and increase productivity. Our excellence in innovation, quality, value engineering, and on-time performance has earned us a multitude of recognition awards from some of the world’s largest appliance and industrial equipment manufacturers. More information is available at www.davlyngroup.com.

About Emko Capital

Emko Capital is a family-run investment firm investing in and actively managing privately held industrial and manufacturing businesses. Founding and managing partners, Josh Kowitt and Dean Emmerton, have over 30 years combined experience in industrials, infrastructure, aerospace, and related industries. You can learn more about Emko at www.emkocapital.com.

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Media Contact:

Jeff Zola

Vice President, Marketing

Ph: 610-948-5050

Jeff.Zola@davlyn.com