LORD Corporation's Verdi to Speak at National Association of Trailer Manufacturers Convention
By: Kimberly Kayler , 614-873-6706
(Cary, NC — 12/02/2011)
LORD Corporation – a global leader in developing structural adhesives for industrial and automotive markets – has announced that Michael Verdi, Senior Technical Service Representative, Americas, will speak at the National Association of Trailer Manufacturers (NATM) Convention.
The meeting will be held Wednesday, February 8 at 10 a.m. at the Fort Worth Convention Center in Fort Worth, Texas. Verdi's topic is entitled "Structural Adhesive Solutions for Trailer Fabrication."
Structural adhesives have been proven to assist trailer manufacturers meet today’s challenges in terms of alleviating corrosion issues, minimizing stress concentration points, reducing assembly time and minimizing material costs. Designed for bonding galvanized steel and aluminum as well as other specialty substrates such as composites, plastics and wood, structural adhesives also serve well as a sealant, insulator and vibration dampener.Working for more than six years as a Senior Technical Service Representative at LORD Corporation, Verdi has experience maintaining a large territory throughout the Americas. His primary focus involves assisting both internal and external customers by means of providing Meter Mix Dispensing (MMD) equipment service and setup, and creating clamping and fixturing means for new/existing applications. In addition, Verdi is responsible for training distributors and account managers on the LORD Industrial Adhesive product line, visiting customer facilities to conduct audits and establishing sales tools.
Verdi holds a Bachelor's of Science in electrical engineering from New York Tech, and an MBA, with a concentration on marketing, from Columbia Southern University.For more information, visit http://www.NATMconvention.com.