SOURCE: Caster Concepts, Inc.

Caster Concepts, Inc.

May 24, 2010 11:30 ET

Feikes Joins Caster Concepts as New Area Representative

ALBION, MI--(Marketwire - May 24, 2010) -  Caster Concepts, an ISO 9001-2008 certified designer and manufacturer of a comprehensive line of heavy duty industrial casters and wheels, announces the addition of Gail Feikes as its newest Area Representative. Feikes brings more than fifteen years of experience and technical expertise to the job and has worked in a consultative sales environment with large and small OEMs, corporations, distributors and industrial users. Gail graduated magna cum laude from the University of Texas with a degree in chemistry. "I am pleased to have Gail join us as an account manager," said Dr. William Dobbins, President. "Her proven experience connecting engineered solutions to solve customer problems will be a true asset in strategically growing Caster Concepts and its premium line of products."

From a base in Richardson, TX, Feikes will develop new accounts and serve a variety of Caster Concepts' industrial clients within the automotive, aerospace, material handling, construction, agriculture and other demanding industry verticals in Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana and Arkansas.

She will also strengthen Caster Concepts commitment to bring innovation and value to its products and customer service. For instance:

  • CCI continues to develop industry-leading products that save customers money and improve safety, illustrated by recent wins at Ford and Kia (see for more information).
  • CCI is committed to quick customer response -- on the phone for standard caster products and within 24 hours for custom/special caster designs.
  • CCI provides superior communications with less than a one hour response time on requests and continual updating of order status changes.
  • Look for the new Caster Concepts, Inc. web site with new and innovative technology that will come online 2nd quarter 2010.

"We are committed to giving our customers more than they expect," Dobbins added. "The addition of Gail to our sales force is another way that Caster Concepts continues to seek new and improved ways to go beyond standard."

About Caster Concepts
Caster Concepts, Inc. is an ISO 9001-2008 certified designer and manufacturer of a comprehensive line of industrial casters, ranging from medium-duty series to heavy-duty series to meet any application. CCI also manufactures caster wheels to withstand impact, corrosion, temperature extremes and chemicals found in harsh industrial environments. The multi-functional casters and wheels serve a variety of applications in the industrial, automotive, food service, aerospace, material handling and other demanding markets. Learn more about the entire family of Caster Concepts companies -- Reaction Industries, LLC, The Machine Center, Fabricating Concepts, LLC, Triple E Manufacturing and CasterShox by visiting the most comprehensive website in the caster industry at

Contact Information

  • For more information, contact:
    Dr. William Dobbins
    President & CEO
    Caster Concepts, Inc.

    Media contact:
    Alyson Kallmeyer
    Marketing Programs Manager
    Hilty Moore & Associates, Inc.
    440-424-4709 Ext. 202