Sanborn and Hamstra Join the Progressive Team

Progressive Components is pleased to announce the recent addition of industry specialists David Sanborn and Rebecca Hamstra to our Sales Team.

David Sanborn has joined the Progressive team and is based in Southern California. With over 25 years in the industry, David has held positions in both engineering and sales for hot runner systems support, as well as supporting training programs for injection molding companies. This experience will serve him well as Progressive’s Regional Sales Manager, where he is responsible for business development of Progressive’s complete product line, with a focus on the System Monitoring platform nationwide.

Rebecca Hamstra joins Progressive with over 20 years of injection molding sales experience. Located in northern Michigan, Rebecca will provide technical sales support for molders looking to improve their mold performance and efficiencies.

“There’s so much opportunity within the medical and packaging market for Progressive,” said Sanborn. “I’m excited to bring the mold performance advantages we have, and to support companies adding new technologies to be globally competitive.”

Hamstra added, “I’ve been friends with the Progressive team for ages, and I look forward to further personally growing a role with both new accounts and long-time colleagues I’ve built a relationship with.”

Glenn Starkey, president of Progressive Components, said, “Both David and Rebecca are well known and trusted throughout the industry, and their combined experience and skills will be invaluable as we continue to grow our offerings.”

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