Vice President of Manufacturing & Supply Chain
Allen Hickman manages operations at Holtec’s state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities in New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Ohio. He also organizes and directs Holtec’s domestic acquisition and supply chain group, which sources over $200 million of raw materials and sub-components annually. Hickman also vets Holtec’s approved vendor list, which consists of over 300 companies, with a majority based in the U.S. As the leader of hundreds of craftsmen and technicians, Hickman guarantees the manufacturing certainty of the turnkey equipment that Holtec provides worldwide.
Early in his career, Hickman served for three years in the U.S. Marine Corps. Prior to joining Holtec in 2005, he was president of Trenton Alloy Fab, a New Jersey fabricator of metal weldments. At Holtec, he moved steadily up the responsibility ladder and in 2011, was appointed as Holtec’s top manufacturing executive.