Mr. Faucett has more than 35 years experience as a successful C-Level executive in managing multiple-site international organizations that provided both manufacturing and services to a wide variety of industrial spaces. By developing an organization that provides the highest level of quality and service levels, his organizations have become a market leader in the coating/finishing industry.
More specifically his experience includes successfully managing and developing companies that produced chemical such as: engineered coatings, shielding, plating, sealants, caulks, adhesives, inks, and paints, and that not only manufactured but also applied these products across three continents.
Also managed companies that produced metal (aluminum, titanium, gold, silver, platinum, and various steels) parts and components, and companies that produced a wide variety of plastic (molded, injection, extruded, sheet), parts and components.
Mr. Schramme has over 20 years experience in private equity and corporate finance including his current role as Managing Director with Sowell & Co.’s private equity group. He is focused on partnering with the best and brightest operators to build world-class companies across multiple industries. As Chairman for BEST Engineered Surface Technologies, he is focused on working with the BEST Engineered Surface Technologies Management Team to identify, evaluate and purchase additional companies. He currently is Chairman of the Board of BEST Engineered Surface Technologies, Ace Aeronautics, Rennhack Marketing Services and VedicSoft Solutions.
Mrs. Thomas has accumulated over 20 years of experience in accounting and finance, rising to the position of Corporate Controller. Over these years she has gained varied experience across a number of sectors including non-profits, lumber brokerage & millwork, plastic extruded products, metal roof manufacturing, building supplies, and coatings.