BURNS HARBOR, Indiana-(September 22, 2011) Mortar Net USA, Ltd., a leading producer of moisture management solutions for the masonry industry, has named Gary R. Johnson as president. Johnson succeeds Tom Sourlis, the founder, who continues as chairman of the board and the company’s principal inventor.

Sourlis is enthusiastic about the hiring, “Gary has served the company as an outside director for seven years, making him familiar with our organization, industry and growth opportunities. We are pleased to bring his business leadership experience to Mortar Net® and are confident the company will continue to prosper under his guidance.”

“I am delighted to join the Mortar Net team,” said Johnson. “Under Tom’s leadership he and the team have established a proud record of nearly 20 years of innovation and growth that provides a solid foundation for the future. Mortar Net has a talented organization, superior market position, and the resources to support continued success. I look forward to working with the management team and business partners to address the exciting challenges and opportunities that are before us.”

About Mortar Net
Mortar Net USA, Ltd. is a leader in developing and providing proprietary moisture management solutions for the masonry industry. The company’s portfolio of patented products provides proven solutions for managing moisture in cavity wall masonry and concrete masonry unit construction. Mortar Net® USA, Ltd was founded in 1992 and is located at 326 Melton Road, Burns Harbor, Indiana 46304.