AMETEK Brookfield has appointed Joseph Plante division vice president/business unit manager. In his new role, Plante will have responsibility for managing the day-to-day operations while continuing to promote growth, customer satisfaction and innovation at AMETEK Brookfield. Plante began his career 27 years ago in engineering and program management. Over the years he advanced to positions of management and leadership within the companies he served. Most recently, he was president of Diba Industries, a subsidiary of Halma, plc, in Danbury, CT. Prior to that, he was president of Needletech Products and Galt Medical, divisions of Theragenics Corporation, a global medical device manufacturer.