Williamston, MI – Mike Mirocke and Dusty Meyer of Mirocke Sales Corporation have been selected as the independent sales representatives for Bekum America’s midwestern territory. This area includes Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North and South Dakota and Wisconsin.

“We are excited to welcome the Mirocke Sales team to the Bekum America family”, said Gary Carr, Vice President of Sales at Bekum America. “Our company has a longstanding record of excellence in the plastics industry and both Mike and Dusty bring a wealth of experience and knowledge to our Sales team.”

Mike Mirocke has 31 years of experience in sales engineering including three years of experience in blow molding. He spent 15 years with the Fisher Sale Corporation before founding the Mirocke Sales Corporation in 2007. Mirocke graduated from the Pittsburgh State Plastics program in 1989 and has been a long-time member of the PSU Plastics program advisory board.

Dusty Meyer has a vast range of expertise, from four years of processing work with Fabrik Molded Plastics where he worked with new tooling launches, daily processing changes, and recipe data management. Meyer also has two years of consulting with RJG where he taught employees across the Midwest how to approach processing with data driven decisions. He joined the sales team at Mirocke in the fall of 2017. Meyer is also a graduate of the PSU Plastics program.

“Dusty and I are thrilled to join the Bekum America sales team,” said Mike Mirocke, “Bekum has an outstanding reputation in the plastics industry, and we look forward to promoting Bekum’s award-winning blow molding machinery in the Midwest region.”

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.