John Mohn Named President of Ideal Aerosmith

John Mohn
John Mohn

Ideal Aerosmith is pleased to announce the promotion of John Mohn to President of Ideal Aerosmith effective January 1, 2010. He replaces Lonnie C. Rogers, who has served as President since 1994. Mr. Rogers will join Greg D. Owens as Co-Chairman of the Board of Directors, providing strategic guidance and oversight to Ideal. “Ideal is well positioned to make a major move in the test industry. We’ve built a strong employee base of industry veterans who have a reputation for providing top quality products and services to our domestic and international customers. This team is positioned to deliver integrated solutions to numerous industry partners as never before. Our team is strong in all areas and has the ability to integrate all aspects of our business into one focused solution,” said Mohn.  Mr. Mohn joined the company in 2005 as Chief Financial Officer, and most recently served as Executive Vice President. He has a diverse background in finance, consulting and general management of companies across the US. Prior to joining Ideal, he spent 16 years with the Coors Distributing Company, as well as 6 years operating an independent business consulting firm.


  Mr. Mohn, a North Dakota native, graduated from the University of North Dakota College of Business and earned his Masters of Science in Business Administration from the University of Northern Colorado. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and serves on the Altru Health Systems Investment and Audit committees.


  Ideal Aerosmith provides cutting-edge testing solutions to many major aerospace, defense, automotive, and oil & gas entities around the world. Ideal is a leading supplier of aerospace test equipment along with precision inertial guidance test systems, rotational rate tables and centrifuges, and high-dynamic flight test tables. It also provides aerospace test engineering services, Automated Test Equipment system engineering, and quality contract manufacturing services.


  The company is headquartered in East Grand Forks, MN and maintains offices in Grand Forks, ND; Menlo Park, CA; Phoenix, AZ; and Pittsburgh, PA.