Augustine Tantillo Named President of NCTO
"We are incredibly pleased to welcome Auggie's leadership and many years of experience to NCTO at such an important juncture of Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations," said Bill Jasper, Chairman of NCTO. "In his new role as president, Auggie will continue NCTO's unparalleled commitment to fighting on behalf of American textile manufacturing and jobs at home and abroad."
"We certainly wish Cass the very best in his future endeavors and remain grateful for his dedicated service over the years to our organization and the broader U.S. textile industry," Jasper concluded.
Beyond AMTAC, Tantillo has held various positions during a Washington government relations career that has spanned twenty-five years. In addition to his work in the private sector, he has also served as the Chief-of-Staff to former United States Senator, Strom Thurmond of South Carolina and as Deputy Assistant Secretary of the U.S. Department of Commerce for Textiles and Apparel.
Cass Johnson has served as President of NCTO since its inception in 2004. Johnson began his career at the American Textile Manufacturers Institute in 1991, the predecessor of NCTO. He served as the Assistant Director of Trade Policy until being named President of ATMI in 2002. Posted
Posted August 6, 2013
Revised August 7, 2013