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Humanetics Innovative Solutions, Inc. Acquires FronTone GmbH

PLYMOUTH, MI - January 31, 2015 - Humanetics Innovative Solutions, Inc., the global leader in the development of biofidelic crash test dummies, is pleased to announce the acquisition of FronTone GmbH, a leading manufacturer of advanced safety test equipment.  Klaus Matlschweiger will continue to lead FronTone as Managing Director, along with the other members of the existing leadership team from its headquarters in Graz, Austria.  Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

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Humanetics Innovative Solutions, Inc. Partners With Golden Gate Capital

PLYMOUTH, MI – December 4, 2013 - Humanetics Innovative Solutions (Humanetics), Inc. and its affiliated companies is pleased to announce a partnership agreement with Golden Gate Capital, a leading investment firm with extensive experience in the technology and industrial sectors.  Unlike conventional private equity firms, Golden Gate Capital operates as a private holding company, building businesses in partnership with management over an indefinite time horizon.  Humanetics will continue with its current leadership team.  Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. 

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Ernst & Young announces Christopher J. O’Connor, President & CEO of Humanetics Innovative Solutions the Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2012 Award winner for Michigan & Northwest Ohio

Award recognizes entrepreneurial excellence in Manufacturing

Ernst & Young LLP today announced that Christopher J. O’Connor, President & CEO of Humanetics Innovative Solutions, the world’s leading provider of Anthropomorphic Test Devices (ATDs); commonly known as Crash Test Dummies, received the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2012 Award in the Manufacturing category for Michigan & Northwest Ohio. The award recognizes outstanding entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Chris was selected by an independent panel of judges, and the award was presented at a special gala on June 14, 2012 at the MGM Grand, Detroit.

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