Precision Coating Expands Sales and Marketing Team, Names Eric Manojlović as the Manager of Orthopedic Sales

Manojlović brings his impressive experience in the orthopedic market to the rapidly growing medical surface technology company.

Hudson, MA – May 13, 2024 – Precision Coating Company, LLC is pleased to announce Eric Manojlović has joined the company as Manager of Orthopedic Sales. Based in Hudson, MA, Precision Coating serves global medical and technical companies offering value-added surface coatings and treatments.Eric Manojlovic

Manojlović is an experienced Sales Manager with 35 years of orthopedic medical device and surgical instrument experience. He has a proven track record of consistently building exceptional industry relationships, penetrating markets, and introducing new products. His strengths include analyzing market needs and developing strategies that surpass goals and expectations. Manojlović is known for his keen awareness of key marketplace trends, as well as deep knowledge of orthopedic OEM portfolios.

Prior to joining Precision Coating, Manojlović served as Strategic Account Manager for Lincotek Medical and as Sales Development Manager for NN, Inc. He also spent a significant amount of his orthopedic career on the OEM side at Zimmer Biomet as their Senior Category Agent in Procurement. This experience provided him with an excellent background in Supplier-OEM relationship management, new product launches, taking products from concept to patent, and leveraging his manufacturing background.

Dave DiBiasio, VP of Sales and Marketing, commented, “Eric has cultivated enduring relationships with industry leaders in the orthopedic markets and is recognized as an expert in the field. He will help Precision Coating to identify new opportunities for our products and services and ensure current and future orthopedic customers are aware of the expanding technical support, innovative problem-solving, and range of solutions Precision Coating can provide. I am excited to welcome Eric and work with him to leverage our latest surface technologies, delivering sustainable, value-adding customer solutions. I look forward to the impact he will have on expanding our presence in orthopedic markets worldwide.”

About Precision Coating

Precision Coating partners with global MedTech customers to deliver innovative products and services to enhance the surface functionality of their patient-critical products. The company operates five facilities: two in Massachusetts, two in Rhode Island, and one in Costa Rica, serving customers worldwide, offering seamless supply chain support. Additional information about Precision Coating is available at www.precisioncoating.com.

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Precision Coating Expands Commercial Team, Naming Charlie Fields as Vice President of Market Development

Fields brings extensive chemicals and coatings industry experience to the rapidly growing medical surface technology company

Hudson, MA – March 11, 2024 – Precision Coating Company, LLC announced today that Charlie Fields has joined the company as Vice President of Market Development. Based in Hudson,Charlie Fields Portrait MA, Precision Coating serves global medical and technical companies offering value-added surface coatings and treatments.

Bill Ellerkamp, President of PCC, commented, “We have known Charlie for a long time and have built a high degree of mutual respect for what we have each been doing to advance technologies and applications in the coatings market. We are thrilled to have him join our growing team. His extensive experience with coating formulations and application technologies will enable Charlie to positively impact all aspects of market development and expansion and commercial growth at PCC. Charlie has a unique complement of business and technical skills and a very large global network of industry contacts which will be value-adding for our partners immediately.”

Prior to joining Precision Coating, Fields held global commercial and technical leadership positions in Cavero Coatings, PPG, Whitford, and Victrex. He has a uniquely qualified subject-matter expertise in fluoropolymer coatings and is sought out globally for his knowledge. In addition to business and market development roles, Fields spent many years in operations roles and has experience in R&D, applications development, and manufacturing over his career.

“It has been truly remarkable witnessing the growth and evolution of Precision Coating since I began working with them over a decade ago. They have become the global leader in surface technology within the MedTech industry. I am excited for the opportunity to join this talented team as we work to expand our product and service offerings, while continuing to deliver our enabling technologies and seamless supply chain experience,” said Fields. “I look forward to working with the leadership team and customers to find new ways to leverage our technology, expertise, and geographical reach. Building upon Precision Coating’s already established customer relationships, we will expand our global partnerships with OEMs and CDMOs, and continue to deliver the tremendous value proposition unique to Precision Coating.”

About Precision Coating

Precision Coating partners with global MedTech customers to deliver innovative products and services to enhance the surface functionality of their patient-critical products. The company operates five facilities: two in Massachusetts, two in Rhode Island, and one in Costa Rica, serving customers worldwide, offering seamless supply chain support. Additional information about Precision Coating is available at www.precisioncoating.com.

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The Difference Between Aqueous-Based and Solvent-Based PTFE Coatings

How to Select the Appropriate Formulation for Your Application

Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) is a popular coating material used in various industries for its non-stick and heat-resistant properties. There are two types of PTFE coatings: aqueous-based and solvent-based. Here, we are discussing the difference between the two formulations. Read more ›

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Precision Coating Expands Surface Technology Offering with the Acquisition of Providence Texture

Providence Texture brings innovative femtosecond and nanosecond 5-axis laser processing solutions to functional and aesthetic surfaces

Hudson, MA, May 8, 2023 – Precision Coating announced today the acquisition of Providence Texture, LLC in Smithfield, RI, a laser services provider with core competencies in laser nanotexturing, marking, and micro-machining. They bring to Precision Coating innovative new surface technologies, a knowledgeable team and the ability to integrate laser technology into the current portfolio of coatings and surface treatments, including ion implantation, anodic coatings and fluoropolymer coatings.

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Precision Coating Expands Commercial Team and Names Dhruv Patel as Vice President of Business Development

Patel brings extensive medical device coatings and MedTech industry experience to the rapidly growing medical surface technology company

Hudson, MA – April 24, 2023 – Precision Coating announced today that Dhruv Patel has joined the company as Vice President of Business Development. Based in Hudson, MA, Precision Coating serves global healthcare and medical device companies offering value-added surface coatings and treatments.

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