May 20, 2019 (Monroe, Connecticut) – AXEL Plastics Research Laboratories (“AXEL”), a leading manufacturer of external and internal mold releases and process aid additives, has named Jay Welka as the new Regional Sales Manager for the Midwest and Pacific Northwest regions. Mr. Welka brings over 30 years of sales experience to AXEL, which has been supplying mold releases for the plastics and rubber industries for more than 78 years.
“Jay 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. He previously worked at Superior Huntingdon Composites, NAC, and Composites One.
Mr. Welka will be responsible for sales and technical support for all key markets and product lines that AXEL manufactures and markets. He takes over for Larry Lambert, who has recently been promoted to Director of Business Development.
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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