Brandon Richards

CEO of PANOLIN America, Inc.

Brandon Richards

CEO of PANOLIN America, Inc.

Biography

Brandon Richards, CEO of PANOLIN America, Inc. is responsible for all PANOLIN related activities in North America.  He graduated from Illinois State University with a Bachelors Degree in Biological Sciences in 1998.  Immediately following his college career, he joined a prominent Chicago based hydraulic component manufacturer in a sales capacity.  It was there that Brandon began to excel as a talented salesperson and manager.  After 10 years as General Manager, Brandon joined PANOLIN as the CEO in 2017.  Using his education in biology and chemistry, combined with his fluid power experience, Brandon hit the ground running with PANOLIN.  Since joining the company, PANOLIN America has experienced extensive growth and has since relocated to a new location in Hoffman Estates, IL.  In 2018, Brandon was awarded the 40 Under 40 award from Waterways Journal for his significant contributions and achievements in the marine industry.  Brandon looks forward to future growth with PANOLIN as they continue to dominate the marketplace with high performance, earth friendly lubricants.

CONTACT: brandon.richards@panolinamerica.com with any questions about Panolin