Evans Tool & Die, Inc/Evans Metal Stamping, Inc Announce the Next Generation of Family-Owned Leadership with the Appointment of New Chief Executive Officer and President

Share Article

Third generation executive emerges to guide strategy and direction of 63 year old Southeastern Tool & Die Industry stalwart.

Atlanta CPAs and Financial Executives

Top CPA firm, Frazier & Deeter, Congratulates Evans Tool & Die

Family owned businesses like Evans Tool & Die are the true economic engine of our country, said Deeter.

Southeastern based Evans Tool & Die, Inc./Evans Metal Stamping, Inc. announced the appointment of Deanne "Dee" Barnes as its new Chief Executive Officer and President. Mrs. Barnes is a grand-daughter of company founder, Leonard Evans, Jr. and represents the company’s third generation of family leadership.

“Dee Barnes is a seasoned industry leader and we are very fortunate to have her at the helm of Evans Tool & Die, Inc.,” said Ray Duensing, outgoing president and chief executive officer. “Ms. Barnes has been intimately involved in all facets of the business over a 24 year span.”

“Evans Tool & Die, Inc. is considered one of the top tool & die and metal stamping businesses in the country,” said David Deeter, co-founder and partner of 82nd largest CPA firm, Frazier & Deeter. “Ms. Barnes is an executive of the highest caliber and possesses a unique combination of strategic vision, industry acumen, and operational savvy that will serve her very well in her new role as Chief Executive Officer.”

“I am excited about continuing the mission and vision of Evans Tool Die, Inc., a business founded by my grandfather and dedicated to the highest standards of customer service over the past six decades,” said Ms. Barnes. “We are proud of our heritage as a successful, multi-generational, family owned American business and I am honored and excited to have the opportunity to lead our company in the exciting opportunities that lay before us.”

“Family owned businesses like Evans Tool & Die are the true economic engine of our country,” said Deeter. “Ms. Barnes represents the very best of a new wave of accomplished executives dedicated to extending the success of the family-owned business.”

Ms. Barnes assumed her official duties effective June 1, 2011.

About Evans Tool & Die, Inc./Evans Metal Stamping
Evans Tool & Die, Inc. was founded in 1948 in Decatur, Georgia and is a leading provider in metal products and related services. The company specializes in design, tool & Die, metal stamping production, wire E.D.M., drilling, welding and finishing. With a focus on quality products with exceptional customer experience. The company is certified ISO 9001:2000 Certified Quality System.

Evans Tool & Die, Inc. is a member of the National Tool & Machining Association (NTMA) and the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB). For more information visit : http://www.evanstd.com

Media contacts:
Erinn Keserica
Director of Marketing
Frazier & Deeter


Share article on social media or email:

View article via:

Pdf Print

Contact Author

Erinn Keserica
Frazier & Deeter, LLC
(404) 253-7500
Email >
Visit website