Tim Clifton, Business Unit Director for Power
Tim has been involved with the establishment of the Power group from the beginning and brings 10 years of experience at Fibrebond to his role as Business Unit Director for Power. Tim has also managed projects for the renewable industry and institutional projects. Tim is a graduate of the University of Monroe with a bachelor’s degree in Construction Management.
Tom Bigger, Director of Product Development
Bringing more than 40 years of sales and marketing experience to his role at Fibrebond, Tom has worked in the power sector for 23 years, managing marketing, sales and strategic account activities, all while growing profits. As a professional engineer, Tom’s product knowledge and experience make him a valuable resource for clients. Tom is a Magna Cum Laude graduate of Tennessee Technological University with a B.S. in Civil Engineering with a Structural Analysis and Design Discipline.
Sean Black, Business Development Manager
Sean joined the Fibrebond team in August 2014 as a Business Development Manager with more than seven years of sales and marketing experience in the power sector. Previously working with numerous clients all over the Southeast, Sean’s focus on developing a strong rapport with existing clients as well as building new client relationships enabled him to be at company-wide sales goals.
Danny Blain, Business Development Manager
Danny Blain joined the Fibrebond Power team in late April as a Business Development Manager. Danny has more than 20 years’ work experience focused on projects and clients in oil/gas and power industry market segments. Danny has spent much of his career with Powell Electrical Systems where he has held numerous positions since starting there in 1993. Most recently, Danny worked as Business Development Manager for Powell’s offshore division. In this position, Danny was responsible for division sales and estimating. The division quoted more than $100 million in estimates and booked more than $50 million in orders. Danny is a graduate of Texas A&M University with a bachelors in Environmental Design and holds an MBA from the University of Houston, C.T. Bauer College of Business.
Ike Nwaogbo, Senior Electrical Engineer
Ike started his career at Fibrebond in 2006 as a design engineer and has since been promoted to Senior Electrical Engineer. With more than seven years of engineering and design experience, Ike played a major role in Fibrebond’s breakthrough into the solar industry with the conception and design of PCS shelters and skids. An honors graduate of Louisiana Tech University, Ike holds a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering and a master’s in Business Administration. He is well versed in the National Electric Code (NEC) and AutoCAD.
Jay Nethers, Electrical Engineer
Jay joined Fibrebond’s engineering team in 2015 as an electrical engineer for the Power division. With more than 10 years’ experience in power packaging systems, Jay offers Fibrebond customer’s guidance through a project’s design phase and works closely with project management to ensure projects meet customer specifications. Jay is a 2004 graduate of Purdue University and Butler University’s Engineering Dual Degree Program where he acquired a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering and Economics.
Jeff Babineaux, Power Engineer
Jeff came to Fibrebond in May 2015 as an engineering design intern while simultaneously working to complete his bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering with a concentration in Power Systems and Automation from Louisiana Tech University. Jeff has joined the Fibrebond engineering team full-time since graduating and works closely with customers and our project managers to design floor plans for power control buildings.
Chase Cook, Inside Sales Manager
Chase joined the Fibrebond team in February 2014 as the Inside Sales Manager. After graduating from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga with a BA in Financial Investments and Marketing, Chase held positions such as Estimator and Regional Account Manager for a Chattanooga-based power integrator. At Fibrebond, Chase’s deep knowledge of the power industry helps him understand and meet client needs from quote to delivery.
Steve Hammett, Estimator
With more than 15 years’ experience in the telecommunications industry, three of which have been with Fibrebond, Steve transitioned to the power side of our business in 2015. As an estimator, Steve works closely with customers to evaluate their project’s specifications and drawings to provide accurate pricing.
Clinton Lee, Estimator
As an estimator for Fibrebond, Clint works on preliminary building design, estimated building cost and preliminary scheduling to provide clients the most accurate information. Clint came to Fibrebond just before completing his MBA from Louisiana State University in Shreveport in May 2015. Clint also graduated Cum Laude from Northwestern State University in Natchitoches, La., with a bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering Technology.
Michael Hochstetler, Project Manager
Michael joined Fibrebond in late 2015 after having worked eight years for Reed Industrial Systems, Inc., in Shreveport. As a project manager, Michael has the experience to oversee projects from design to completion, as well as troubleshooting skills to meet unforeseen demands if they occur. Michael is a 2007 graduate of Louisiana Tech University with a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering.
Matt Myers, Project Manager
Matt was previously employed with Johnson Controls, Inc. in Shreveport. He attended Louisiana Tech University where he obtained his bachelor’s degree in business. In his free time, Matt enjoys hunting, golfing and billiards.
Brad Wallace, Project Manager
Brad Wallace began his career at Fibrebond in March of 1998 as a drafter. Since then, he has held several other positions in the company, including Team Leader for the Education product line and project designer. Brad became a Project Manager in February of 2013 and is responsible for assisting with significant company-wide projects. Brad is a graduate of Northwest Louisiana Technical College, and in 2003, became a certified Drafter from the American Designing Drafting Association.