Congratulations to alumnus Shaun M. Branon, ’95, for his recent promotion at The Timken Co.

The Timken Co. has announced the appointment of Branon as director of global talent acquisition. Branon is a 1995 graduate of College of St. Joseph with a bachelor of Science in management, and a Rutland native.

Branon joined Timken in 2006 as a manager of organizational advancement at the Timken Aerospace Plant in Lebanon, N.H. In 2011, he was named director of organizational advancement for process industries and corporate centers.

The Timken Co. engineers, manufactures and markets mechanical components and high-performance steel. The company totaled sales of $5 billion in 2012 and employs approximately 20,000 people operating in 30 countries.