Lebanon, Oregon, USA – May 31, 2023
ENTEK International is pleased to announce that James Roden III has joined its Lead Acid Separator Sales team as the North America Account Manager. James has more than 10 years of direct sales experience in the automotive industry. He honorably served and later retired from United States Marine Corps as an air traffic controller, as well as the Navy as a Naval Nuclear Instructor and Supervisor. James has numerous licenses and certifications from both the FAA and DOE stemming from his military service and earned a Bachelor of Engineering studies from Thomas Edison State University. He will be based out of ENTEK’s global headquarters facility in Lebanon, Oregon.
“I am pleased to have such a proven mentor, manager, and leader join our sales team. Jim will provide the industry-leading response, focus, and care that our customers have come to expect from ENTEK” said Clint Beutelschies, Vice President of Global Sales at ENTEK.
ENTEK has over 35 years of experience producing battery separators for batteries to support electric, advanced start-stop and standard vehicles, trucks, emergency vehicles, emergency backup power, utility-scale energy storage, and industrial batteries. ENTEK has more than two decades of experience as the only US-owned and US-based producer of ‘wet-process’ separator for lithium batteries and continues to invest in the future of the domestic lithium battery industry. ENTEK is also a vertically integrated designer and manufacturer of extruders and material handling equipment for the production of battery separators.