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Barry-Wehmiller Names Patterson To Board of Directors

February 1, 2011

Tom Patterson has been appointed to Barry-Wehmiller’s board of directors, enhancing the strength and diversity of its membership as they apply a broad range of leadership and operating experience to continued growth.

"We are very pleased with Tom’s wealth of experience in the private equity field, and we welcome his contribution to our already distinguished external board whose caliber is truly unique for a privately held company such as Barry-Wehmiller," said CEO Robert Chapman said.

Mr. Patterson is a general partner at Madrone Capital Partners, an investment firm based in Menlo Park, CA. Prior to joining Madrone, he was a partner at Weston Presidio, a private equity firm focused on growth equity and leveraged buyout transactions. He received an MBA from Harvard Business School and an A.B. from Harvard College.
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