ALSIP, IL, AUG 22, 2017 – Kastalon, Inc., a globally recognized custom polyurethane manufacturer, announced that Bob DeMent will advance to the position of Vice President of Operations, effective immediately. Having previously served as a senior sales executive at Kastalon, DeMent will assume responsibility for directing the organization’s growth while ensuring efficient operations with an emphasis on quality engineering.
Bob DeMent commented, “I am excited to lead the Kastalon team as we expand into new markets. The commitment of everyone in this company to integrity and client service makes Kastalon a special place. Our loyal employees are the bedrock of our success. I look forward to continuing to work with our CEO and our management team to write the next chapter in our 55-year history.”
A seasoned manager, Bob DeMent holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in business from Bradley University, and is an active member of the Chicago Family Business Council at DePaul University. Before joining Kastalon in 2003, he served as Business Manager at Enterprise Fleet Management.
I am excited to lead the Kastalon team as we expand into new markets. The commitment of everyone in this company to integrity and client service makes Kastalon a special place. Our loyal employees are the bedrock of our success. I look forward to continuing to work with our CEO and our management team to write the next chapter in our 55-year history.
R. Bruce DeMent will remain President and CEO at Kastalon. During his 30 years of service to Kastalon, he has been a driving force in the company’s expansion both domestically and overseas. Under his leadership, he fostered a “customer first” operating philosophy that maximizes the organization’s broad field experience in polyurethane production. “Bob truly understands our strengths as a private, family-owned company, and is a perfect fit to lead our growth,” he said. “Bob’s leadership will propel us forward, while keeping us committed to serving our clients.”
Kastalon, Inc., is a globally recognized polyurethane manufacturer that provides custom engineered polyurethane for clients across a breadth of markets. Using the highest quality materials and deep technical expertise to match the customer’s specific requirements, Kastalon has earned a reputation for helping clients improve reliability and efficiency. Privately held and operated since 1963, Kastalon is a family-owned manufacturing company located in Alsip, Ill.
For more information, visit http://www.kastalon.com.
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