Alina Strickmann

Klasmann-Deilmann honours long-service employees and retirees

A total of more than 850 anniversaries celebrated

Klasmann-Deilmann hosted a celebration to bid farewell to eight employees who were entering their retirement. Ten employees were also honoured for their long service to the company.

Klasmann-Deilmann’s long-serving employees (l to r): Michael Perschl (Managing Director Production Company “Süd”), Daniel Hackmann (Plant Manager Production Company “Nord”), Angela Lüken (40 years’ service and retirement), Gerda Göcken (40 years’ service and retirement), Fritz Kalmlage (40 years), Maria Kohne (25 years), Josef Marien (retirement), Sabine Röwekamp (25 years), Bernhard Falke (40 years), Hermann Veltrup (retirement), Heinz Höltershinken (retirement), Human Resources Director Benedikt Kossen, Martin Jansen (40 years), Matthias Hermsen (Managing Director Service Company), Waltraud Nagel (25 years), Hermann Leisdon (40 years), Matthias Landwehr (40 years), Martin Moss (retirement), Bernhard Jansen (retirement), Chairman of the Group Works Council Wolfgang Otto, Managing Director Moritz Böcking. The photo does not show Hussein Kaya (25 years), Dirk Haase (25 years) and Heinz Pressgut (retirement).

Managing Director Moritz Böcking thanked the employees on behalf of the company: “Each and every one of you has helped in your own individual area to make Klasmann-Deilmann a thoroughly successful company – a company that is the global leader in its own line of business.” He wished the retirees all the best and above all good health as they embarked on this new phase of their life. Addressing those employees who were being honoured for long service, he said he was looking forward to continuing good cooperation. Human Resources Director Benedikt Kossen also thanked them for their many years of service and their loyalty to the company. In that connection, Moritz Böcking added that over the past few decades, 637 employees had been honoured for 25 years of service with Klasmann-Deilmann and 219 had actually spent 40 years with the company. “We are proud of this close relationship between employer and employee.”