(Williamston, MI)- Mark Padgett, president and owner of Millholland Conrad, Inc. and the entire Millholland Sales Team have been selected as Bekum’s Exclusive Sales Agency. Since 1960, Millholland Conrad, Inc. has represented the finest plastic processing equipment companies within the territories of Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio, and West Virginia.

“We are thrilled to be working with an expert in the plastics field like Mark Padgett and the entire Millholland Conrad team,” said Gary Carr, Vice President of Sales for Bekum America Corporation. “Their success through the years combined with Bekum’s innovative products will result in a bright future for both parties. We look forward to this dynamic partnership.”
Mark Padgett brings more than 30 years of technical sales and marketing experience to the Bekum Sales Team. With an extensive background in engineering resins at GE Plastics and many years of selling capital equipment, Mark has the expertise to work with customers in each area of plastics processing.
“I am honored Millholland Conrad has been chosen to join Bekum, a leading provider of blow molding machinery in our area with a very large installed base of equipment in operation,” said Mark Padgett. “We are both leaders and game changers in this industry. When our teams combine the only outcome will be success.”

Since it was established in 1960 by William K. Millholland and Curtis E. Conrad as a full-service industrial sales agency, Millholland Conrad, Inc., has represented first-line equipment manufacturers. Millholland Conrad’s longevity reflects its commitment to serving its customers with well-trained and professional sales engineers, who represent reliable manufacturers of high-quality primary and auxiliary plastics equipment.

BEKUM America was established in 1979 with the mission to introduce top quality blow molding machinery, designed to produce plastic bottles, containers and other large plastic parts in the North American marketplace, via blending German design and technology with American skill and ingenuity. Bekum’s customer base includes large multi-national customers, as well as owner/operator plastic bottle manufacturers.