The News Courier in Athens, Alabama

January 6, 2014

Cantrell named COO of Lee Precision Machine


Stevon Cantrell has been named chief operating officer and shareholder for Lee Precision Machine Shop.


Cantrell, who has had a relationship with the family owned company for more than 20 years, will succeed company founder Sang Bok Lee.

Athens-based Lee Precision Machine has been a family owned business since 1977. The company is ISO 9001-2008 certified.

Lee Precision, a small, minority/woman-owned company, provides engineering and machining services for commercial, aerospace and defense industries, including custom-critical safety items for the Army, Navy and Air Force.

“Mr. Cantrell has a track record of strong leadership both inside and outside the manufacturing industry,” the company said in a press release. “This, combined with his deep industry knowledge and tenure, makes him highly qualified to lead LPM Inc. successfully into the future.”