Authors

Aaron Stewart

Account Manager at Kaman Fluid Power

With over 20 years of experience in the fluid power industry, Aaron Stewart has extensive knowledge of hydraulics, motion control, engineering and manufacturing. He has not only designed systems based on customer specifications, but also established standards to utilize best practices and maintain the highest level of quality.

Brett Bannon

Product Specialist at Kaman Automation, Control & Energy

With extensive knowledge in both automation engineering and machine control, Brett has been with Kaman Automation, Control & Energy since mid-2014.

David Mayer

Vice President & General Manager of Kaman Fluid Power

David Mayer joined Kaman in 1989, and has served in a variety of functional areas, including business development, strategic planning, product management and finance. He was named Vice President of Marketing in 1998 and oversees the company’s marketing, ecommerce and strategic business development. In April 2017, David was appointed the role of Vice President & General Manager of the Kaman Fluid Power platform.

Dennis Fantauzzo

Fluid Power Specialist at Kaman Fluid Power

Dennis serves as a Fluid Power Specialist within Kaman’s Fluid Power product platform. Within this role, he is able to provide customers with information regarding their hydraulic and pneumatic systems, and best practices for improving their operations.

Frank Muisenga

Project Manager at Kaman Fluid Power

As Fluid Power Project Manager, Frank designs hydraulic power units, electrical control panels and pneumatic systems based on customer specifications. He determines the proper components for the system and creates schematics. He also liaises with technical sales staff to meet with customers and assist in installation and troubleshooting.

Frank Stilwagner

Regional Sales Specialist at Kaman Fluid Power

With over 40 years of experience, Frank brings a great deal of understanding to the Kaman Fluid Power business. He has great knowledge in the fluid power, industrial distribution and pneumatics spaces.

Greg Finley

Electrical Specialist at Kaman Industrial Technologies

Greg coordinates the commercial and technical details of facilitating Kaman’s interactions between the sales force and key strategic automation and control vendors.

Justin Knight

Process Manager at Kaman Industrial Technologies

Justin Knight is currently the Process Manager for continuous improvement within the Kaman Industrial Technologies business. He is a certified Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt and completed his MBA at the University of Connecticut School of Business. He has also served in the United States Navy as a Nuclear Reactor Operator/Engineering Watch Supervisor aboard submarines, and as a Master Training Specialist for microprocessor system troubleshooting and circuit board repair.

Keath Ford

Product Marketing Manager, Fluid Power & Process Control

As Product Marketing Manager for fluid power products, Keath knows the ins and outs of hydraulic and pneumatic systems. He is also experienced in the industrial distribution and automation spaces.

Ken DeBauche

Schneider Electric Support Specialist at Kaman Industrial Technologies

Ken has been in the industrial distribution space since 1977 and possesses strengths in mechanical and electrical power transmission. He joined Kaman in 2002 as an Electrical Specialist and currently provides technical support to Schneider Electric customers.

Les Stacey

Global Account Manager at Kaman Industrial Technologies

With over 25 years of experience in the industrial distribution space, Les works with the Kaman Industrial Technologies national accounts team to manage key global accounts. He has knowledge of products across all three of Kaman’s product platforms.

Matt Schatteman

Director, Commercial Services & Business Development at Kaman Fluid Power

As Director, Commercial Services & Business Development for the Kaman Fluid Power platform, Matt is responsible for developing strategies and plans for all Kaman ParkerStores and Fluid Power “Centers of Excellence.” He joined Kaman as General Sales Manager for the Catching Fluidpower Division in 2012, and has also served as General Manager for that division.

Matt Shelton

Sales Representative at Kaman Fluid Power

With over 20 years as a Sales Representative, Matt is able to provide a high level of understanding to his customer interactions. He designed and installed one of the largest hydraulic power units in the state of Indiana for a food processing plant, and is both a Certified Fluid Power Specialist, as well as a Hydraulic Systems Engineer.

Mike Hanley

Regional Sales Specialist at Kaman Fluid Power

Mike has been working in the fluid power industry for 35 years with Catching Fluidpower, A Division of Kaman Fluid Power. He has extensive experience providing customers with information concerning their fluid connector applications.

Mike Polo

Marketing Manager at Kaman Industrial Technologies

Mike has been with Kaman since 1986 and provides valuable direction and insight in the areas of marketing electro-mechanical components and systems. His role in management, OEM sales, and operations provides a solid background for implementing purchasing and inventory strategies for electrical and automation products at Kaman.

Pete Stollberger

Director, Strategic Sales Initiatives at Kaman Industrial Technologies

With over 20 years of experience in engineering, sales and management of industrial automation products & solutions, Pete joined Kaman’s distribution segment as Vice President of Sales Process for Zeller Corporation. He currently works with the Schneider Support Group in his role as Director, Strategic Sales Initiatives at Kaman.

Peter Maloney

Regional Manager, Environmental Health & Safety at Kaman Industrial Technologies

Peter has over 37 years in the distribution industry dealing with a wide variety of technologies and equipment, specializing in mechanical power transmission solutions. In his previous role as Manager of Assembly Shop Services, he was responsible for Kaman’s assembly shops, which build and repair gearing, linear systems, lubrication systems and electric motors & controls.

Rick Diamond

Director, Logistics at Kaman Industrial Technologies

With over 35 years of experience in the bearings and power transmission industry, Rick currently directs all logistics and transportation operations for the Kaman Industrial Technologies business. He is skilled in supply chain management, warehousing and operations management.

Scott Maher

Sales Representative at Kaman Fluid Power

With an engineering background and over 10 years in the fluid power industry, Scott is able to provide customers with information regarding their motion control, automation, pneumatic and hydraulic applications.

Rod Willeford

Fluid Power Specialist at Kaman Fluid Power

With over 30 years of experience in the hydraulic space, Rod is a skilled fluid power specialist who provides sales, technical support, system design and project management expertise to his role.

Scott Frater

Senior Application Engineer at Kaman Automation, Control & Energy

Scott is currently a Senior Engineer at Kaman Automation, Control & Energy, who has extensive knowledge of UL508A standards, programmable logic controllers and motion control. He specializes in programming PLCs and VFDs and selecting automation products.

Spencer Hepworth

Application Engineer at Kaman Automation, Control & Energy

As an Application Engineer, Spencer plans and implements technological designs for the automation, control and energy solutions offered by Kaman AC&E.

Steve Klein

Product & Industry Specialist at Kaman Automation, Control & Energy

With over 20 years of experience in the automation, control and energy space, Steve has extensive knowledge of programmable logic controllers, motion control solutions, human machine interfaces and electrical engineering.

Tim Geiger

Product & Industry Specialist at Kaman Industrial Technologies

With over 30 years in the industrial distribution space, Tim specializes in the cement, aggregate, concrete and building materials industries. He provides valuable information to customers regarding manufacturing and production facilities in the construction space, and provides support for various bearing, power transmission, electrical, motion control and material handling components. He is a MSHA Certified Trainer – Part 46/48 Surface Mine.

Tim Tiebert

Manager, Electrical Program at Kaman Industrial Technologies

Tim has been working in the automation and engineering field for over 30 years. He is highly knowledgeable in the areas of automation, industrial control, power transmission, electrical engineering and control systems design, among others.