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LORD Corporation Announces Top Representative Awards and 2011 LORD Fusor Rep Agency of the Year

By: Kimberly Kayler , 614-873-6706

(Cary, NC — 11/15/2011)

LORD Corporation, maker of Fusor® Automotive Repair Adhesives , the leading metal and plastic bonding solution for the automotive collision repair market, has announced the winners of the 2011 Rep Agency of the Year awards.

The representatives were selected based on their performance in sales, territory growth and achieved market share increase. "The winners of this prestigious award are the top performers amongst a highly skilled team of LORD Fusor representatives who have a long history of providing the collision market with unparalleled technical, training, sales and support services in the use of OEM adhesives for the body shop," said Carl Lechner, LORD Automotive market manager.

First place was awarded to AMMSQ and Associates of Concord, N.C. Founded in 1999 by owner Carmen Cassetta, AMMSQ and Associates has been a successful Fusor rep agency for 13 years and has grown its team to eight members. The agency serves the states of North and South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, Tennessee, Alabama and Mississippi.

"As the zone manager who is responsible for the Eastern region of the U.S., it is a pleasure to work with such a professional group of people," said Joe Rodriguez, LORD Corporation.

Second place was awarded to ANVIL PBE Associates . Sandor Kovacs has represented Fusor since 1995 and has owned ANVIL PBE since 2002. The company has a territory that includes western New York, Pennsylvania and Maryland as well as eastern Kentucky.

Third place was awarded to Total Sales of Lake San Marcos, Calif. Managed by Gerry Carter, Total Sales is a subsidiary of Caruk & Associates, based out of Richmond, B.C., Canada, and they have represented Fusor since 2003. The firm serves the west coast including California, Arizona, Nevada, Oregon, Washington, Northern Idaho, Montana, and Alaska.

"We are honored to be in partnership with such motivated and professional teams of representative agencies throughout North America," said Jim Perritt, manager of North America Sales, Auto Aftermarket, for LORD Corporation. "We congratulate them on their achievements."

About LORD Corporation

Developed by LORD Corporation, a pioneer and global leader in the development and manufacture of high-performance bonding solutions for more than 50 years, Fusor products have been a proven solution in the aftermarket for more than a decade. In addition to a wide range of acrylic, epoxy and urethane products for metal and plastic bonding and repair, Fusor offers a line of sealers, foams, guns and other accessories.

Founded in 1924, LORD Corporation is a privately-held company that designs, manufactures and markets mechanical devices and electromechanical systems to control vibration, motion and noise; formulates, produces and sells general purpose and specialty adhesives, coatings and electronic materials; and develops products and systems utilizing magnetically responsive technologies. With headquarters in Cary, N.C., and sales in excess of $720MM, LORD has manufacturing in nine countries and offices in more than 15 major business centers. LORD Corporation employs more than 2,700 worldwide. Visit www.lord.com for more information.

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