January 2015 – Therma-Tron-X, Inc. is pleased to announce that Joe Laubenthal of Elgin, Ill., has joined TTX as a sales engineer.

He brings comprehensive expertise in the powder coating industry as well as experience in marketing, leadership, development, and networking.

Joe has extensive experience in manufacturing and finishing systems including sales, engineering, manufacturing, and staff management. He most recently was with Acme Finishing Company, Inc. in Illinois and has worked with other major manufactures in powder coatings and equipment.

Joe studied computer aided drafting and design technology at ITT Technical Institute, and is further trained in project development, as well as several other skilled trades.

Joe has served as a president and is a board member of the CCAI, Northern Illinois Chapter, and a board member of PCI. He is a member of the National Association of Sales Professionals, a patented inventor, speaker, and presenter.

Joe lives in the Northern Illinois area with his wife Becky and has recently become a grandfather. He enjoys touring the country by motorcycle, dining out and cooking at home with family.