James A. Hooven


James (Jim) Hooven is the Senior Vice President, Hillenbrand Operating Model & Operations. Mr. Hooven also oversees the Company’s Red Valve & TerraSource Global businesses. Mr. Hooven has over 20 years of experience with diversified industrial manufacturing companies. He most recently served as General Manager with SL Industries (purchased by Handy & Harman in 2016), a manufacturer of power electronics, protection and quality, motion control, and communications equipment for OEMs. Prior to that, he served as Vice President of Operational Excellence at SL Industries and served in various operational roles at Danaher, which designs, manufactures and markets professional, medical, industrial and commercial products and services, and Trane a manufacturer of heating, ventilating and air conditioning systems and building management systems and controls.