Ellsworth Adhesives Announces New General Sales Manager for the Midwest Region




Steve BanasGERMANTOWN, WI – October, 2011 – Ellsworth Adhesives, the world’s largest distributor of adhesive products and dispensing equipment, is pleased to announce the addition of Steve Banas as the General Sales Manager for the Midwest Region. In his new role, Steve will focus on managing the Midwest Engineering Sales Representatives (ESRs) and expanding Ellsworth’s presence in the area.


Steve’s primary responsibility will be to continue to grow Ellsworth’s business and enhance the company’s current customer service programs. Steve comes to Ellsworth from Henkel Loctite. With 27 years of Industrial Engineering and Sales experience, he is ideally suited to helping manufacturers find the right materials to enhance their operations. Steve replaces Bruce Church, who has taken the position of General Manager for Glue Dots International, a subsidiary of Ellsworth Adhesives.


Steve Banas will report directly to Roger Lee, President of Ellsworth Adhesives – ESR group. Roger commented, “We welcome Steve to the team as GSM for Ellsworth’s Midwest region. Steve brings many years of sales experience and expertise in our industry that will be extremely valuable to discovering new markets and applications for Ellsworth Adhesives.”