February 18, 2021 (Monroe, Connecticut) – AXEL Plastics Research Laboratories (“AXEL”), a leading manufacturer of mold release and process aid additives, has named Gene Martin as the new Regional Sales Manager for the Southeast U.S. region. Mr. Martin brings over 30 years of sales and technical experience to AXEL, which has been supplying mold releases for the plastics and rubber industries for more than 80 years.
“Gene brings technical expertise and in-depth market knowledge of the region, which will provide immediate value to our customers and our organization,” said President, Jacob Axel.
Mr. Martin will be responsible for sales and technical support for all key markets and product lines that AXEL manufactures and markets. Gene reports to Larry Lambert, North American Sales Manager. States include Kentucky, Tennessee, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, and Florida. Gene has been with AXEL since November 2019 in a Technical Service role and will continue to support all AXEL Regional Managers in addition to his sales responsibilities.
About AXEL: AXEL Plastics Research Laboratories, Inc. is a chemical additive company. It was founded in 1941 and is currently in its third generation of family ownership and operation. The business is registered to the ISO 9001:2015 Quality System and the company and its products are fully compliant with REACH and major worldwide regulatory requirements. AXEL serves the global market through direct sales and a network of stocking distributors and technically trained representatives.
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Regional Sales Manager
Larry P. Lambert
North American Sales Manager & Business Development Director
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