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Ransom & Randolph Announces Garcia as Western Regional Sales Manager

Ransom & Randolph (R&R) is

pleased to announce Jesse Garcia’s appointment as Western Regional Sales Manager. In this role, Garcia will be

responsible for managing customer needs, conducting field evaluations and trouble-shooting problems. He will serve customers in the United States in AK, AZ, CA, CO, HI, ID, MT, NV, NM, OR, UT, WA and WY, as well as customers in Canada in AB, BC, NT, SK and YT. Garcia has over 15 years of proven

sales experience, having worked with direct customers and distributors. Garcia is bilingual, speaking English and Spanish, with cross cultural marketing and diverse sales skills. Garcia served eight years as an Airman in the United States Air Force. He was involved in

both Desert Storm and the Croatian War. “I am proud to announce the

appointment of Jesse Garcia as our new Western Regional Sales Manager,” said Scott Todd, R&R Global Sales Manager. “We are confident that Jesse will continue our tradition of providing foundries with extensive process knowledge, exceptional technical expertise and innovative product technology.” Garcia resides in Northern California

and enjoys traveling, mentoring youths and staying involved in the local military community.

About Ransom & Randolph Founded in 1872, Ransom & Randolph is dedicated to advancing the global investment casting industry. R&R has provided foundries, dental labs, and jewelers with extensive process knowledge,

exceptional technical

expertise and innovative product technology since the 1800s. By coupling revolutionary product developments with experienced staff, manufacturing and warehousing facilities worldwide, R&R successfully helps customers become casting industry leaders.

Solar Atmospheres of California and Kittyhawk Form Strategic Partnership Solar Atmospheres and Kittyhawk

Solar Atmospheres of California and

Kittyhawk are pleased to announce a strategic partnership for heat treating and hot isostatic pressing services. Kittyhawk, has been providing excellent, timely and economical hot isostatic pressing (HIP) services since 1981 for companies in the aerospace, commercial, military, medical, automotive, firearms and oil and gas industries. Solar Atmospheres provides quality vacuum heat treating services with bright, clean results and minimal distortion. The partnership comes at a perfect

time as customers have been searching for value added propositions. As many parts require heat treating and HIP, the relationship allows the customer to work with two companies that have extensive experience and a strong reputation within the industry.

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are both Nadcap, ISO9001, and AS9100 certified, and maintain source approvals for a full line of major aerospace primes. “The partnership between Solar

Atmospheres and Kittyhawk is a natural fit as both companies are market leaders in their respective industries. This partnership allows the customer to take advantage of hot isostatic pressing and heat treat without having to look further. I am very excited about the future and more importantly providing our customers with two of the best options in the service industry,” states Brandon Creason, President of Kittyhawk. Derek Dennis, President, Solar

Atmospheres of California adds, “In response to the needs and requirements of our valued customers, Solar Atmospheres is delighted to partner

with a high caliber organization like Kittyhawk to provide hot isostatic pressing services. Both companies share a strong focus on quality and bringing a valued service to our customers, coupled with a best in the industry level of customer service and responsiveness, and you have a winning partnership for success.” For more information about

vacuum heat treating services at Solar Atmospheres, visit, or contact Derek Dennis at 866-559- 5994 ext. 1301, or derek@solaratm. com. For

more information on hot

isostatic pressing services at Kittyhawk, visit, or contact Brandon Creason at 714-895-5024, or

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