West Chester, OH (PRWEB) March 18, 2014
Dave Trinkley, formerly of Micron Research and GrafTech International Holdings, has joined the Graphel management team as VP, Market and Product Development. Mr. Trinkley has extensive experience in product and market development for the graphite industry.
“Adding Dave’s materials applications expertise and market knowledge to Graphel’s industry leading graphite machining capability brings new opportunities to our business,” stated Cliff Kersker, President of Graphel Corporation. “It’s great identifying additional segments of the graphite industry to which we can offer our experience in high quality graphite machining.”
Graphel Corporation (http://www.graphel.com) has been the leader in the fabrication of electrodes for the EDM industry since 1965. A long history of producing high tolerance, complex parts for the aircraft and power generation industries has thrust the company to the top of the graphite machining industry. A quality system certified to ISO:9001 and AS9100 standards, and led by a Six Sigma Black Belt QMR keeps Graphel’s customers, from around the globe, coming back year after year.
“Having been a customer as well as a vendor to Graphel, I have experienced their commitment to superior quality and customer focus and know it will be very well received in all of the markets in which we plan to participate,” Dave Trinkley responded when asked why he wanted to join the Graphel team. “It is very exciting to work with a team that is so committed to their core values: Integrity, Innovation, and Personal Growth. These core values are what drive consistency in their business.”
In addition to working with the team at Graphel, Mr. Trinkley will be used as a resource to Graphel’s parent company, Graphite Metallizing Corporation (http://www.graphalloy.com) in Yonkers, NY. Graphite Metallizing manufactures unique, self-lubricating bearing solutions, offering superior performance in hundreds of applications.
Graphel Carbon Products, Division of Graphel Corporation
PO Box 369
6115 Centre Park Drive
West Chester, OH 45069