Heat Treat Today’s 40 under 40 is an annual recognition that honors exceptional young achievers and future leaders in the North American heat treat industry. These individuals inspire confidence with their can-do attitude, build trust with colleagues and customers, and always find innovative ways to bolster their company and the industry they serve. And they are all under the age of 40!
Nitrex team member Sergio Luevano proudly joins the Class of 2023. Congratulations, Sergio, on this well-deserved recognition, and to all the other remarkable 40 under 40 honorees.
Thank you to Heat Treat Today for spotlighting these promising future leaders. Explore the entire Class of 2023 here.
MEET CLASS OF 2023 HONOREE
Sergio Luevano, Vacuum Products Manager
With a distinguished 19-year career in the heat treating industry, Sergio Luevano’s professional journey has been marked by a remarkable evolution from his initial role as a CAD/Drafter to his current position as Product Manager, Nitrex Vacuum Furnaces, and General Manager at G-M Enterprises, A Nitrex Company. His versatile expertise spans a wide range of sectors, including aerospace, automotive, and the military, and he boasts extensive experience with aluminum and titanium composites, highlighting his adaptability.
In his current role, Sergio oversees the construction of vacuum furnaces and fulfills aftermarket requirements, diligently aligning the vacuum furnace lines with Nitrex’s exacting standards to position it as a global leader. What sets Sergio apart is his unique blend of engineering, management, and sales acumen, allowing him to enhance the product line while consistently delivering client satisfaction.
As Sergio Luevano continues to shape the future of the heat treating industry, his outstanding achievements make him a compelling figure to watch, serving as an inspiration to the next generation of industry leaders.
MEET PAST HONOREES
CATHERINE MACIAS, Laboratory Coordinator
JOHN PINNELL, Mechanical Designer
JORGE RAMIREZ, Quality Manager