Orchard Park, N.Y., February 22, 2022 – Curbell Plastics, Inc., one of the nation’s top suppliers of plastic sheet, rod, tube, tapes, and fabricated parts, announced the promotion of two talented, long-time sales employees. Daniel Kane has been promoted to Business Manager III and is now responsible for Curbell Plastics Virginia and Pittsburgh locations managing inside and outside sales personnel, sales budgeting and execution, along with day-to-day administration. Shay Blinkiewicz has been promoted to Inside Sales Manager for Pittsburgh and will assist Dan by managing the Inside Sales team at that location.
Dan Kane, formerly Business Manager II for Curbell Virginia was promoted to Business Manager III and now manages both the Virginia and Pittsburgh locations. Dan brings more than 20 years of materials experience to Curbell Plastics customers across Virginia, Washington DC, North Carolina, Pittsburgh, eastern Pennsylvania, Maryland, West Virginia, Ohio, and Kentucky, leading the teams that supply performance plastics to a broad range of businesses and entrepreneurs in these areas. This includes developers of aircraft and aerospace components, manufacturing and packaging equipment, various types of industrial machines and parts, and scientific instruments.
Shay Blinkiewicz formerly Senior Inside Sales Representative was promoted to Inside Sales Manager for Curbell Plastics Pittsburgh. She joined the company in 2010 and has provided value to customers and teammates ever since. In her roles at Curbell, Shay has enjoyed the variety that industrial plastics sales offers. “Plastics are used in countless ways,” she shared. “It’s intriguing to see the various applications, and to be a part of a solution for our customer’s needs.”
“I can’t say enough about these two individuals”, said Eddie Howe, Regional Director of Curbell Plastics. “Watching Shay grow in her role at Curbell has been one of the highlights of my career, and I couldn’t be happier that Dan will be overseeing our Pittsburgh location (his original hometown) along with Curbell Virginia where he currently resides”.
About Curbell Plastics, Inc.
Curbell Plastics grew into one of the nation’s top plastic materials suppliers by investing for the long term and focusing foremost on the needs of its customers — a strategy that has set the company apart since its founding in 1942.
Curbell supplies performance plastics — durable and lightweight materials that minimize energy consumption and add value to countless commercial and industrial applications — to thousands of businesses, entrepreneurs, Fortune 500 companies, and government agencies. The company also offers plastic film, adhesives, sealants, tapes, prototyping and tooling materials, and fabricated plastic parts. Its innovative services include a nationwide team of material experts to help customers solve engineering and application challenges.
Curbell Plastics, a privately held subsidiary of Curbell, Inc., has 21 locations nationwide and is based in Orchard Park, New York. It has ISO 9001 certification for multiple locations, and it maintains ITAR and EAR compliance company-wide.