SOURCE: Ice Industries, Inc.

Ice Industries, Inc.

February 02, 2011 07:30 ET

Ice Industries Expands Military Presence With Hiring of Major General Matthew L. Kambic (Ret.)

Ice Industries' SDVOSB Commitment to Government and Military Supply Demonstrated With MG Kambic's Hiring as Director of Military Sales

SYLVANIA, OH--(Marketwire - February 2, 2011) - Reinforcing Ice Industries' growing presence in the government and military supply markets, Major General Matthew L. Kambic has joined the Ice team as Director of Military Sales.

Prior to joining Ice, MG Kambic was the Assistant Adjutant General for the Army, Joint Headquarters - Ohio, Ohio Army National Guard. As Assistant Adjutant General for Army, he established policies and priorities, and provided oversight for the readiness of over 11,000 soldiers. MG Kambic began his United States Army career in 1974. He has commanded at the detachment, troop, battalion, and brigade levels while serving in staff assignments at the regimental, brigade, and Joint Force Headquarters. Recent assignments have included Chief of Staff, Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations and Plans, and Commander.

"I am pleased to have the opportunity to work with a highly diverse and capable manufacturing company such as Ice Industries. Its people, locations and breadth of capabilities, coupled with its SDVOSB status will certainly create opportunities within the defense and government sectors," said Major General Kambic.

Ice Industries consistently demonstrates a strong fit with government and military entities, particularly as a certified Service-Disabled, Veteran-Owned, Small Business (SDVOSB). Capabilities include supplying a wide variety of stamped, fabricated, welded, coated, and assembled metal parts.

"I am thrilled that Major General Kambic has agreed to join Ice," said Howard Ice, Ice Industries' founder and CEO. "As a veteran, I am proud to have an individual of the integrity and experience Matt brings to Ice. Coupling our SDVOSB status with Major General Kambic's military experience will be a great combination and we look forward to further growing this business."

MG Kambic will be located in Ice's Columbus, Ohio office. To learn more about the strategic advantages gained partnering with Ice Industries, contact MG Kambic at 419-842-3609, or visit Ice at

About Ice Industries

Ice Industries is an international provider of large format, deep draw, high tonnage metal stamping, welding, and assembly to a diverse customer base including the appliance, HVAC, medical, refrigeration, automotive, off highway, fire & safety, filtration, heavy truck, military/defense, and governmental markets. Ice is also an ASME manufacturer of tanks and pressure vessels. In addition to its traditional customer base, Ice works with customers who are unsatisfied with their current suppliers' quality and delivery, and with companies who have decided to outsource stamping as a non-core process. Ice is an SDVOSB, headquartered in Sylvania, Ohio, and serves its customers from multiple production facilities: Mason, Ohio near Cincinnati; Grenada, Mississippi; Toledo, Ohio; and Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. Production facilities are ISO 9001, ISO 14001, and TS 19649 certified. For more information please visit

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    Paul Bishop
    President and COO, Ice Industries