Category Archives: News

Tactile Expansion Strategy

June, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: TACTILE SURFACE EXPANSION STRATEGY: MAR-BAL, INC. SUPPORTS VITAL OHIO REGION WITH PROGRESSIVE HIRE OF BLAK KAT GROUP, LLC TO PROMOTE COMPOSITES GROWTH OF INNOVATIVE DETECTABLE WARNING SURFACES SAFETY PRODUCT LINE. Chagrin Falls, OH−June 2020 Continuing their growth trajectory for demanding and innovative solutions for customers in the growing ADA compliant tactile warning […]

Colleague Focus – Lexi Lu

May, 2020

May 12, 2020 Colleague Focus – Lexi Lu This edition of the Colleague Focus features Lexi Lu, the Office Manager of our Taizhou facility. Lexi began her time with Mar-Bal as an intern in March of 2017 and worked her way to the full-time role she currently holds. Lexi earned her Bachelors at Nanjing Normal […]

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 […]

Colleague Focus – Lisa Weber

August, 2019

August 16, 2019 Colleague Focus – Meet Lisa Weber  Lisa Weber joined Mar-Bal in 1990 as a Machine Operator and worked her way to Customer Service, Shipping and Receiving Manager of our Cuba, Missouri facility. Lisa’s career is a testament to her work ethic which was instilled in her by both parents who taught her […]