Ellsworth Adhesives Appoints Carl Lechner as New General Sales Manager


Ellsworth Adhesives, a global distributor of adhesives, specialty chemicals and dispensing equipment, is pleased to announce the addition of Carl Lechner as the General Sales Manager for the South Region. In his new role, Carl will be responsible for sales management of the Engineered Sales Representatives (ESRs), and expanding Ellsworth’s presence in this region.


Carl comes to Ellsworth Adhesives with 25 years of experience in leading sales organizations including 18 years at LORD Corporation and 10 years at Premier Industrial. With his sales experience in the industrial and specialty chemical sectors, Carl is prepared to assist manufacturers in enhancing their operations and meeting their needs. Carl will report directly to Jay Richardson, Director of Sales for the ESR group at Ellsworth Adhesives. “Carl has a strong and proven track record of growing sales teams while increasing new business opportunities. We are excited to add him as a new member of our growing team.” stated Jay Richardson, Director of Sales.


Roger Lee, Vice President and General Manager of Ellsworth Adhesives North America, stated, “Carl’s industry knowledge and expertise will be an asset in helping Ellsworth to develop new business. Carl not only brings a wealth of experience, but innovative ideas that can assist in the growth of Ellsworth Adhesives as a whole.”


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