Sales/Marketing Team

 

Gary Meyers, Automotive Market Manager
Viking Plastics Headquarters– Corry, PA
814-664-8671 x 178
gmeyers@vikingplastics.com

Based in Michigan, As Viking Plastics’ Automotive Market Manager Gary brings with him tremendous experience in both injection molding and product development at both the OEM and Tier 1 levels.  A degreed Mechanical Engineer, Gary has held positions in both Engineering Management as well as Sales Management and has continued our product portfolio expansion with our valued automotive customers over the past six years.

Glenn Joseph, Sales Manager
Viking Plastics Headquarters– Corry, PA
Office: 814-664-8671 x 173  Cell: (734) 431-1301
gjoseph@vikingplastics.com

Glenn joined the Viking team in October 2016 as Viking’s Sales Manager. Stationed in Michigan, Glenn brings to the table 24 years of experience in account management and sales in automotive plastics. His role at Viking Plastics is to develop new sales opportunities and a diverse strategy for customers and products. He is passionate about educating Viking’s customers on our lean culture, capabilities, and complete product offering. Glenn has a bachelor’s degree in Automotive Management and an associate’s degree in Automotive Service Technology from Ferris State University.

Gerald Cox, Sales & Engineering
Viking Plastics Kentucky
502-969-2305 x 301
GCox@vikingplastics.com

Gerald has 40 years of experience in the plastic trade, and is currently the Vice President of Sales and Engineering at Viking Plastics Kentucky. He is a certified plastics technologist, and has completed courses in basic and advanced electronics.  His current role at Viking Plastics is primarily engineering, but also includes project management and sales. He really enjoys interacting with customers on engineering projects and finds satisfaction when they are pleased with the final results. Gerald also has multiple patents in the plastics field in engineering design, and enjoys hands on development and project coordination to a successful end.

Adam Auffart, Account Manager
Viking Plastics Kentucky
812-630-6965
AAuffart@vikingplastics.com

Adam has over 10 years’ experience in the plastics industry, and is currently the Account Manager at Viking Plastics Kentucky. He has another 5 years of experience working as a manufacturing consultant for Purdue University.  His role at Viking Plastics Kentucky is to identify markets and customers that fit within the capabilities of Viking Plastics and develop new opportunities with them. Adam has a strong desire to succeed and loves working collaboratively with all departments to solve problems and bring value to the customer.  Adam earned his undergraduate degree from Indiana University and an MBA from Marist College.

Dan GatesCost Estimator
Viking Plastics Headquarters– Corry, PA
814-664-8671 x 148
DGates@vikingplastics.com

Dan is the Cost Estimator at Viking Plastics and has been here for over ten years. Dan receives all the RFQ’s, either directly, through customer service, sales reps, or management. He records these RFQ’s and works up pricing, whether it be product, tooling, assembly, or repairs. Dan has worked a lot of different places over the years, but says it is hard to think of a better place to work than Viking Plastics, right here in his hometown of Corry, PA.

Rene MenjivarProgram Manager
Viking Plastics Headquarters– Corry, PA
814-664-8671 x 144
RMenjivar@VikingPlastics.com

Rene has been at Viking Plastics since 2012. As a Viking Program Manager, Rene is responsible for coordinating internal Viking resources in an effort to exceed customer’s expectation on new product launches. Rene is passionate about growing business with existing customers. He graduated from the University of South Carolina in 2012, where he obtained his bachelor’s degree in business with a concentration in management.

Shana Bailey, Marketing Coordinator
Viking Plastics Headquarters– Corry, PA

814-664-8671 x 215
sbailey@vikingplastics.com

Shana joined the Viking Plastics team in January 2015 as the Marketing Coordinator. She has interned in both departments of marketing and sales. As the Marketing Coordinator, Shana develops and implements marketing and advertising campaigns, tracks sales/marketing data, manages social media and the VP website, creates promotional materials, and plans and attends trade shows.  Shana has a bachelor’s degree in marketing from Penn State Behrend.