Meet the Team
In June of 2003, management of the company passed from William S. English to W. Sturtevant English, Jr. Mr. English, Sr., has over 50 years with the company and remains active seeking new technologies.
In 2006, the Sturtevant Board of Directors named W. Sturtevant English, Jr., to the position of President and CEO in 2009. Mr. English, Jr., has been with the company for over 21 years with added past experience outside the company in banking, mergers and acquisitions, and consulting. Mr. English, Jr., represents the fifth generation of family to manage Sturtevant.
Sales & Marketing
Sam Rajkovich started with the Sturtevant in 2012. Sam is the Director of Sales & Marketing. Rajkovich comes to Sturtevant Inc. with more than 10 years of international and domestic sales and marketing management experience.
Joseph Muscolino started with the Company in January of 1984. Joe is the Product Manager for the Air Classification lines of equipment. Joe is recognized throughout the world for his expertise applying air classifiers and Micronizers®.
Rick Fortini, our Parts Manager, spent 20 years in our engineering department beginning in 1976 as Chief Engineer before transferring to Sales. His skill in sourcing appropriate parts, even for machines 50+ years old, is unmatched.
Steven Coulombe is one of our Product Managers. He has handled our Powderizer® classifier mill and Simpactor® pin mill product line solutions since 2005. Steve has 25 years of experience in powder and industry systems. His depth of knowledge comes from working with plants, beginning as a field service technician, through inventing new equipment, designing and engineering new systems working with customers to realize the most cost-effective, highest-performance solutions. Steve is also in charge of international sales for the Micronizer®.
Rich Robatzek is the Product Manager domestically for the Micronizer®. Rich joined Sturtevant in 2013. Rich brings with him over 20 years of industrial sales experience and extensive knowledge of pharmaceutical, food, consumer goods and many other industries. Rich recommends technical solutions as well as provides technical support and start-up assistance for the Micronizer®.
Steve Marshall, Marketing Manager joined Sturtevant in January of 2013. Steve has over 12 years of experience in marketing communications and brand management including several years in industrial manufacturing.
Michelle Smith started with us in 2007, she is our Sales Assistant and she supports our sales staff by providing administrative and customer support. She works on company proposals, follows up with prospects and customers, processes sales leads and updates our database.