Orchard Park, N.Y., December 11, 2018 – Curbell Plastics, Inc., one of the nation’s top-five distributors of performance plastic materials, announces the addition of Shannon Cream and Dave Seiler to the company’s business development team. Cream joins as a Business Development Manager while Seiler will serve as a Product Specialist. Both will work with specification-driven industries focusing on high performance polymers, such as DuPont™ Vespel® Polyimide shapes, in addition to LED light diffusing sheet and film materials.
“We are thrilled to add experienced professionals of Shannon and Dave’s caliber to work with our customers. Their vast overall plastics knowledge and experience with demanding applications such as valves, regulators, seals, high-temperature components and LED lighting make them great resources for companies looking for specific application solutions,” said Keith Hechtel, Curbell Plastics’ Senior Director of Business Development.
A seasoned 30-year plastics professional, Cream most recently worked in new business development sales for Arvan Inc. He worked with engineering departments to determine the best plastic solutions to match the exacting specifications of aerospace, defense, oil and gas, and other industries. A Cal Poly Pomona graduate and 3M Certified Aerospace Specialist, he is active with the Society of Plastic Engineers and Puget Sound Mycological Society. Cream is based in Curbell Plastics’ Seattle office and will work with customers in California and the Northwest states.
Seiler comes to Curbell from ZL Engineering Plastics, where he was the Northeast Territory Manager. A Pennsylvania State University graduate with close to 10 years of plastic industry experience, Seiler will work with companies in the Midwest and the Southwest to provide high performance material solutions. He will also provide LED lighting expertise and support to all Curbell’s Midwest and East Coast customers. He is based in Kansas City, Kansas.
About Curbell Plastics, Inc.
Curbell Plastics grew into one of the nation’s top-five plastic materials distributors by investing for the long term and focusing foremost on the needs of its commercial and industrial customers — a strategy that has set the company apart since its founding in 1942.
Curbell supplies plastic sheet, rod, tube and film materials as well as adhesives and fabricated plastic parts to thousands of commercial businesses, Fortune 500 companies, and government agencies. The company also offers next-day delivery, innovative services and a nationwide team of material experts to solve application challenges. The company has ISO 9001 certification for nine of its locations and corporate headquarters, and maintains ITAR and EAR compliance company-wide.
Headquartered in Orchard Park, New York, Curbell Plastics is a privately held subsidiary of Curbell, Inc.