(Decatur, Michigan, June 17, 2019) Special-Lite, Inc. announces the appointment of Steven Benscoter as their new President and COO. He will assume responsibilities on June 17, 2019, and will succeed Interim President/COO Brad Lawton who remains on the Board of Directors.
Mr. Benscoter brings to Special-Lite a strong record of delivering results in the areas of cost-savings and long-term revenue generation as well as building talented and engaged teams. His reputation for putting the right people, processes, and technology in place, has led to tremendous success in building sustained business performance and supporting business growth.
Earning his MBA from Loyola University and his BA from Illinois Wesleyan, Mr. Benscoter’s career spans numerous leadership positions in human resources, commercial integrations, sales and marketing, product development, distribution and materials management, and plant management. He previously held a Senior Executive position for a Fortune 500 medical technologies firm with 44 manufacturing and R&D locations worldwide, +$12B in revenues, and +33,000 global employees.
He currently resides in Kalamazoo, Michigan with his family and is an active member of the Michigan Colleges Alliance Board of Trustees.
About Special-Lite, Inc.
For nearly 50 years, Special-Lite has engineered and built custom architectural products for the toughest customers on earth. Delivering durable, high-cycle products to commercial and institutional markets around the world, these long-lasting, eco-friendly products deliver the lowest total life-cycle cost and include interior and exterior doors, complete entrance systems, restroom partitions, and interior aluminum framing & glass walls.