Trachte Building Systems, Inc. : Accounting Appointments at Trachte

For More Information Contact:
Kelly Churchill
Trachte Building Systems, Inc.
800-356-5824
www.trachte.com
[email protected]

SUN PRAIRIE, Wisconsin, January 26, 2005 – Trachte Building Systems is pleased to announce the following accounting appointments.

Jim Mastrangelo has joined Trachte as chief financial officer. In this position, Mastrangelo is responsible for regulatory reporting and operational accounting for all Trachte business units. Jim holds a bachelor degree in accounting and an MBA from West Virginia University. His involvement in AICPA and extensive experience in various manufacturing operations will contribute to the success of the company.

Kevin Parks has been promoted to the position of controller. In this capacity, Parks is responsible for the daily financial activities of Trachte and its subsidiaries. In addition, Kevin is the appointed corporate secretary for Trachte Building Systems. He is a CPA and is currently studying to become a certified management accountant. Kevin, having been with the company over two years, will bring knowledge and experience to his position.

Trachte welcomes Jim and Kevin to their new positions.

Trachte Building Systems, the leading manufacturer and supplier in the self-storage industry, markets a full-line of pre-engineered steel building systems. In addition, the company specializes in smaller buildings for commercial and industrial use. Subsidiaries of Trachte include Trac-Rite Door, a premier manufacturer of steel roll-up doors, Fire Facilities Inc., the leading manufacturer of steel fire training towers, and Tactical Training Systems, manufacturer of structures for military and law enforcement training. Trachte is devoted to providing superior products, uncompromised service, and unmatched industry knowledge throughout the entire customer experience. This devotion, along with over 100 years of manufacturing experience, has given the company a leading edge in the self-storage industry.

For more information about Trachte Building Systems and its products, please contact Trachte at 800-356-5824.