Dur-A-Flex, Inc. has named Patrick J. Meade Vice President, Sales & Technical Support, effective Aug. 1, 2011. Meade is the former Director of Sales for Lutron, Inc. and Director, Business Development Group for Stonhard, Inc.
Dur-A-Flex's President and Chief Operating Officer Peter V. Ferris said, "Pat has over 20 years of sales and business development experience with strengths in strategic planning, team building, negotiating and project closings. He will be a tremendous asset to the Dur-A-Flex family and will play a critical role in the continued evolution of our company's focus on strategic vertical markets and our customers."
Meade said, "I am truly excited to be a part of the team and help champion the commitment to growth and development of our core competencies...excellent customer service and product performance. Dur-A-Flex is an organization filled with talented people and built upon a solid foundation. A focus on specific end user markets, increase in technical support, improved process efficiency and team building will ensure our presence as an industry leader. I'm looking forward to our success."
In addition to the Sales and Architectural Consulting channels, Meade is responsible for Technical Service and Strategic Accounts at Dur-A-Flex. While at Lutron, Inc., his role as Director of Sales included corporate development and sales for the Mid-Atlantic region. Meade's experience also includes over eight years with Stonhard, Inc. in various sales, strategic accounts and business development roles including his role as Director, Business Development Group.
A resident of Burlington Township, NJ, Meade has earned an MBA degree in Marketing Management and a BS degree in Commerce and Engineering Science from Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA.
Named one of the "Best Places to Work in CT" for the fourth time by the Hartford Business Journal-sponsored awards program, Dur-A-Flex is a privately-held, leading manufacturer of quality epoxy, urethane, methyl methacrylate and colored aggregates offering a complete line of high performance polymer flooring and wall systems. The versatile seamless applications provide improved safety, minimal downtime and easy maintenance to all industries.