Pangborn, a global leader in surface preparation solutions, announced Mark Campbell as their new President, effective immediately. As President, Campbell will have responsibility for the company’s operating units in the Americas. He will report directly to Doug Basler, Chairman of United Generations, LLC, the family-owned holding company of Pangborn Holdings LLC.
Campbell is a 30+ year veteran of the manufacturing industry. He joins us from Noise Barriers, a noise-management company providing architectural and industrial noise-control products and services to construction, government, oil and gas, and recording industries, where he served as President. Mark has also served in senior leadership and management roles in building materials, energy, automotive, aerospace, and fleet management industries.
“Mark is a proven leader, growing companies by leveraging their most important asset, their people,” said Doug Basler, Chairman of UG, LLC. “He is the right leader for Pangborn’s future because he will bring the right mix of industry expertise, leadership and people management skills, financial and operational experience, and market development know-how to our organization. I am excited to work with Mark and the Pangborn senior leadership team to ensure a seamless transition and on Pangborn’s next phase of growth and market leadership.”
“Leadership sets culture and culture is about experiences up and down the value chain,” said Campbell. “In fact, it’s my “why” on joining Pangborn’s team. Doug’s desire to build a best-in-class company that centers around customer and employee engagement was the hook for me. His desire to truly deliver a quality product that all can be proud of was quite frankly honest and humbling. I am all in!”
Mark graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Engineering from Bradley University. In the coming months, Mark will be relocating to the metro Atlanta metro area from Lisle, Illinois, with his wife, Julie, and their youngest daughter, Caitlyn.
Pangborn provides superior shot blasting equipment and surface preparation solutions. Our sales, engineering, and service teams design best-in-class solutions, parts, and service that help our customers drive operational excellence and realize improved total cost of ownership and increased profitability. We are more than just another supplier; we are a trusted partner and brand. With offices and support personnel located across the globe, we bring 146 years of experience and expertise to key markets and customers worldwide.