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PORTSMOUTH, NH, USA – February 14, 2018 – The Micronics Engineered Filtration Group (Micronics Filtration Holdings, Inc.) announces that Steve Bender has joined the Company as Regional Sales Manager for the Ohio Valley Region. Steve will be responsible for regional sales of Micronics’ filter press products including filter press, filter cloth, filter plate, press parts & accessories, and service offerings to our valued customers in Michigan, Indiana, Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee, West Virginia, as well as the Canadian Province of Ontario.
Steve is an accomplished filter press dewatering systems solutions professional including technical sales management experience at MW Watermark, Siemens Water Technology, and Pacific Press Company. He is knowledgeable in a host of end-markets including water and wastewater, food and beverage, power, mining, metal hydroxide, and general industrial. Steve holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Grand Valley State University in Allendale, Michigan.
Steve will report to Jason Wettstaedt, Vice President of Sales, North America, for the Micronics Engineered Filtration Group.
“Steve is a knowledgeable, hands-on dewatering systems expert and we are very excited that he has joined the Micronics Engineered Filtration team. We look forward to his building strong face-to-face relationships with customers in this rich and diverse territory,” said Bernie Faulkner, President and CEO, Micronics Engineered Filtration Group.
Steve and his wife Danielle are the proud parents of three daughters and reside in Michigan. When not working, Steve’s free time is spent enjoying activities with the family including volleyball and snowboarding. As time permits, Steve also enjoys both golf and paddle sport, pickleball. Steve’s contact information is listed here for your convenience:
Steve’s contact information is listed here for your convenience:
Steven A. Bender
Regional Sales Manager, Ohio Valley
Inside Sales for the Ohio Valley is now handled by Ellen Duston. Here is Ellen’s contact information:
Ellen Duston, Inside Sales Representative
Tel: 603.433.1299 x3006
About the Micronics Engineered Filtration Group
The Micronics Engineered Filtration Group (Micronics Filtration Holdings, Inc.) consists of leading wet and dry engineered filtration companies including Micronics, Inc., Southern Filter Media, LLC., C.P. Environmental, LLC., United Process Control, Inc., along with the AeroPulse® brand of APC equipment. Micronics, Inc. is a worldwide expert in liquid/solid separation.
Incorporated in 1983 and founded by Barry Hibble, Micronics has been a portfolio company of Vance Street Capital, a Los Angeles-based private equity firm, since 2013. In late 2014, Micronics expanded into dry filtration and air pollution control products and services with the acquisition of Southern Filter Media (SFM). C.P. Environmental (CPE), United Process Control (UPC), and AeroPulse joined the Micronics Engineered Filtration Group in 2015.
The Micronics companies collectively serve customers’ filtration needs in mining and mineral processing; energy, power generation; industrial; chemical manufacturing; pigments and dyes; food and beverage; steel and iron processing; aggregates, cement and asphalt; pharmaceutical; and water/wastewater treatment. The company’s tagline underscores its breadth and capabilities: Single Source for Filter Press and Air Pollution Control Needs.
Francine S. Bernitz
Marketing Director, Micronics Engineered Filtration Group