In this role, Kielbasa is responsible for the installation of Enthone chemical processing equipment at customer facilities, as well as the training of customer personnel in the proper control of Enthone processes. He is also involved in key projects designed to improve the yields and quality of customers’ operations.
Kielbasa, a member of the American Electroplaters and Surface Finishers Society, has extensive technical knowledge and applications expertise, gained over a nearly 30-year career in the surface finishing industry. He began working for Norris Industries in 1981 and most recently served as plating & assembly manager for SRG Global in Morehead, Kentucky. An advocate for efficiency and value in manufacturing, Mr. Kielbasa has earned Lean Enterprise Certification from the University of Tennessee’s Center for Executive Education, College of Business Administration.
“Enthone is fortunate to have Doug Kielbasa on our team,” said Gerry Vogelpohl, Enthone’s Regional Technical Service Manager for Performance Coatings, U.S. Central Region. “His wealth of experience ensures that our customers realize the full value of Enthone’s products and processes throughout the production process and that their experience with Enthone exceeds all expectations.”
Mr. Kielbasa currently resides with his wife and children in Morehead, Kentucky.
Enthone Inc. is a business of Cookson Electronics. The company is a leading supplier of high-performance specialty chemicals and coatings used in the electronics and surface finishing industries. Enthone manufactures, markets and distributes its functional, decorative and electronic processes that are used in printed wiring board, semiconductor, photovoltaic, automotive, aerospace, jewelry, and plumbing applications.