French Retires After 33 Years

Linda Clark and Art French

Windsor, CT – Art French, founder of New England Metal Finishing, Inc.(NEMFI), retired May 31 after a 33-years.

Art founded New England Metal Finishing along with Precision Finishing in 1988 to serve manufacturers in the automotive, defense, medical, aerospace and firearms industry. Over the years, the company has worked on thousands of applications for clients and has offered sales, training, and service of finishing equipment to manufacturers throughout New England.

His career and accomplishments were honored at a company-wide celebration at the end of May, which also honored the retirement of office manager Linda Clark.

David Deschaine, NEMFI’s Operations Manager since 2008 will continue tending to operations and meeting customer needs. Patricia Kennan, who joined NEMFI in 2018, is the New England Customer Support and will continue coordinating many of the administrative needs of the firm.