Author Archives: Brian Leftwich

Epoxy Expansion for “The One-Source Solutions Provider”

October, 2020

EPOXY EXPANSION FOR “THE ONE-SOURCE SOLUTIONS PROVIDER”: MAR-BAL, INC. MERGES ALTRASET COMPOSITE TECHNOLOGIES WITH LATTICE COMPOSITES’ ADVANCED EPOXY EXPERTISE TO EXPAND WORLD-CLASS CAPABILITY.         Chagrin Falls, OH−November 2020 In its fiftieth (50th) year as an industry leader–known as ‘The One-Source Solutions Provider’ and one of America’s fastest growing privately held companies and […]

Colleague Focus – Keri Foster

October, 2020

October 06, 2020 Colleague Focus – Keri Foster The first of our Detectable Warning Systems colleagues to be featured in Colleague Focus is Keri Foster. She has been with Mar-Bal for two years, joining us after Mar-Bal acquired AlertTile and DWS in 2018. “I love that Mar-Bal has a family atmosphere, that it feels like […]

50 YEARS AS “THE ONE-SOURCE SOLUTIONS PROVIDER”:

September, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 50 YEARS AS “THE ONE-SOURCE SOLUTIONS PROVIDER”: MAR-BAL, INC. CELEBRATES INNOVATIVE GROWTH TRAJECTORY IN THERMOSET COMPOSITES WITH MILESTONE ANNIVERSARY. Chagrin Falls, OH−September 2020 One of America’s fastest growing privately held companies and leading composite manufacturers in North America, Mar-Bal, Inc. (Mar-Bal: Chagrin Falls, OH) is celebrating its fiftieth (50th) year as an industry […]

Colleague Focus – Don Church

February, 2020

February 19, 2020 Colleague Focus – Don Church This edition of Colleague Focus features Don Church who began his career with Mar-Bal 10 years ago as a member of our Advanced Manufacturing Group (AMG) and currently serves as the Maintenance Manager of our materials division, Altraset , operating out of our Painesville, Ohio facility. Speaking […]

New materials, products pave the way for Mar-Bal growth

February, 2020

February 7, 2020 This article originally appeared in Plastics News New materials, products pave the way for Mar-Bal growth FRANK ESPOSITO Plastics News Staff Staff at Mar-Bal’s Virginia plant with the new 1,000 ton press. The Ohio-based thermosets firm has grown through acquisitions and product development and is looking at new potential in new markets. […]

DYNAMIC TACTILE COMPOSITE DUO

December, 2019

December 11, 2019 For Immediate Release: DYNAMIC TACTILE COMPOSITE DUO:  DETECTABLE WARNING SYSTEMS’ ADA COMPLIANT AlertCast® & AlertTile® TACTILE WARNING PRODUCTS DELIVER A MYRIAD OF CONSTRUCTION AND SAFETY SOLUTIONS VIA ADVANCED COMPOSITES. Chagrin Falls, OH−December 2019 Now a part of the proprietary product family of Mar-Bal, Inc. (Mar-Bal: Chagrin Falls, OH), Detectable Warning Systems™ (DWS) is […]

Mar-Bal Positioned for Growth with Acquisition of Tactile Dome Product Line

October, 2019

October 18, 2019 Breaking New Ground Via Tactile Acquisition For Immediate Release: Mar-Bal, Inc. Positioned for composites growth with acquisition of innovative Detectable Warning Surfaces safety product lines. Chagrin Falls, OH−October 2019 Mar-Bal, Inc., (Mar-Bal: Chagrin Falls, OH) is one of America’s fastest growing companies and the largest manufacturer of BMC molded Standoff Insulators in North […]

Mar-Bal Founder Receives ACMA’s Inaugural Pioneer Award

September, 2019

September 23, 2019 Jim Balogh, Mar-Bal Founder Recognized As A Pioneer of the Composites Industry. “In honor of ACMA’s 40th anniversary in 2019, the Pioneer Award has been created to recognize individuals who have either developed, enhanced or created processes and/or materials that have advanced the composites industry”. (Via ACMA’s Website). Mar-Bal and ACMA Mar-Bal […]

Family Business Conference & Family Business Achievement Awards

September, 2019

September 19, 2019 Mar-Bal Among Seventeen Family Business Achievement Award Honorees for 2019 (Content courtesy of Smart Business. Photos by McKinley Wiley) Since 2012, the Family Business Conference & Family Business Achievement Awards is an interactive workshop with leading industry experts that provides the type of actionable insight necessary to plan for a smooth transition of family businesses. Beginning […]

Colleague Focus – Phillip Lewis

September, 2019

September 18, 2019 Colleague Focus – Meet Phillip Lewis In this edition of Colleague Focus, we’re introducing you to Phillip Lewis, the Maintenance Manager for our Dublin, Virginia facility. Phillip has been with Mar-Bal nearly 7 years and will be approaching his work anniversary on October 1st. Reflecting on his Mar-Bal career to this point, Phillip […]