The Kaplan Customer Service Team
Dottie McLeer - Customer Service, Barb Leone - Logistics Manager
The Kaplan Sales Team
RICH LINDER – Midwest Territory Sales Representative
Rich Linder started in the Welding Industry in 1977 with Airco/BOC. In 1989, he moved to Michigan with Thermadyne Industries. Since then, Rich has worked with a distributor, Airgas, and the last 9 years with Kaplan Industries.
Devon Goodman - West Coast Regional Sales Manager
Devon Goodman joined the Kaplan Sales team in June of 2016 as West Coast Regional Sales Manager. Prior to Kaplan, Devon served as West Coast Account Executive for Direct Wire and Cable, Inc. Devon has a Financial Economics degree from Millersville University of Pennsylvania.
Beau Papania - Northeast Territory Sales Representative
Effective December 1, 2015 Beau was appointed Northeast Regional Sales manager for Kaplan Industries. Most recently Beau served as Central Regional Sales Manager for Sherwood Valve, LLC and prior to that spent time with Superior Products in a marketing position as Sales Manager. Beau has a businss and communications degree from John Carroll University and we look forward to the contributions and support Beau will bring to Kaplan and our customer base in the northeast.
Richard Braatz - Southeast Region Sales Manager
Richard Braatz comes to Kaplan Industries as Regional Sales Manager for the Southeast Region after a distinguished 37-year career with BOC Gases/Airgas and most recently Matheson Tri Gas Southeast Region. Rich's in depth experience working with Major Gas Producers, Distributors and end users from industrial to specialty gas will serve him well when interfacing with the broad array of customers Kaplan Industries provides service to. Originally a native of Chicago, Rich now resides in Naples Florida.
Jeff Ison - Sales & Service Manager
Jeff Ison began his career in the Compressed Gas Cylinder industry in 1997. Utilizing his years of experience and dedication, Jeff has developed a strong relationship with various customers and works hard each day to build new relationships and he insures our customers' needs and requests are met.
Kaplan Industries Locations
Route 73 & Morris Avenue
Maple Shade, NJ 08052
Ohio Production Facility
6255 Kilby Road
Harrison, OH 45030