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Middough Hires New Business Development Leader

10/16/2013 - Middough Inc., a top-ranking U.S. engineering, architecture, and management services company, announced the addition of Walter M. Teesdale as senior vice president and general manager of business development for the company.
Mr. Teesdale has more than 30 years of experience in senior leadership positions in finance, sales and marketing, and engineering operations serving the process, industrial, and life science markets.
 
Mr. Teesdale will focus on developing new engineering project and alliance-based technical service opportunities for Middough and its subsidiaries. While the company maintains an impressive client list and long-term client relationships, some extending over more than 60 years, Teesdale will focus on new client opportunities in all 9 Middough target industries domestically and internationally.
 
"With client relationships extending to the company's founding 63 years ago, and a great mix of project and technology leaders with significant industry experience, Middough is well positioned for continued growth in our targeted industry sectors," said Teesdale. "I have been impressed with the company's strategic plan and senior management's commitment to growth," he states.
 
"We are pleased to add such a seasoned veteran with an upbeat and positive attitude. Mr. Teesdale will be an excellent addition to our management team and hit the ground running with our business model. We are excited to see him thrive in our culture and lead our sales growth effort," said Ronald R. Ledin, president and CEO of Middough Inc. 
 
Mr. Teesdale is a graduate of the United States Naval Academy. He holds a Masters of Business Administration degree from Drexel University.  He has previously held leadership positions including corporate controller, sales and marketing executive, and business unit general manager in engineering services organizations similar to Middough.
 

For more than 60 years, Middough Inc. has been recognized for its performance and leadership as an international company in engineering, architecture and management services. With major offices in Cleveland, Chicago, Houston, Philadelphia, and Toledo and additional offices nationally comprising more than 800 professionals, Middough provides a full-range of traditional and specialized design, technical, and management services worldwide in nine industries.