Leadership Team at AIM Processing

Great companies result when skilled, dedicated people are committed to a purpose and accountable for their results. Here is an introduction to some of the talented manufacturing professionals ready to make your custom plastic injection molding project a success.

 

President & Owner

Jon Gelston is the President and Owner of AIM Processing. He believes that a company built around the right people, processes, and technology can deliver high quality and outstanding service, cost effectively. Jon has held a variety of positions in electronics and industrial manufacturing and telecommunications. He enjoys working with customers to develop innovative solutions that improve the function and reliability of their plastic parts, while lowering the cost. 

Jon earned a Bachelors of Science with Distinction in Mechanical Engineering from Cornell University. He also has an MBA from The Wharton School, where he dual-majored in Finance and Operations & Information Management.

 

VP of Product Development 

David Hewitt is a VP of Product Development at AIM Processing. From his decades in the plastics industry, David has a wealth of experience in toolmaking, production management, and plastics processing. David is out front to help you evaluate your options for design and manufacturability. David is especially skilled at saving customers money by pointing out where they are designing unnecessary costs into their parts. His open and honest approach, built on a base of knowledge and experience of plastic injection molding, is reassuring to many customers.

 

VP of Product Development 

Antonio Mendes is a VP of Product Development at AIM Processing. Antonio is focused on helping customers to achieve their goals by offering his expertise in the manufacturing process. Antonio has a clear understanding of product design and manufacturability, allowing him to assist customers during the product development phase and to move efficiently to production. His customer-centered and logical can-do approach makes Antonio highly effective in achieving great results.

Antonio was born and raised in Portugal, where he obtained his Ph.D Degree in Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering. Since 2010, Antonio's work focus has been product development in the custom plastics injection molding industry. He also has engineering and design background with coatings, hearing-aid implants, RV heating, plastic medical fittings, and plastics manufacturing.

 

VP of Engineering & Quality

Greg Oberg is our VP of Engineering & Quality. Greg oversees our team of talented engineers as they help our customers move their concept to production. Greg is a creative problem solver who has a wide range of experience in production manufacturing processes.

He earned a Bachelors of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Purdue University.

 

Production Manager

Mary Simms is our Production Manager, overseeing plastic molding operations and assembly work. A longtime employee at AIM, Mary has built our team of talented and dedicated production professionals that value our service-oriented culture. Mary’s leadership has been critical in building shifts that operate consistently, any time of the week.

 

Program Manager

Mindy Marsh is a Program Manager at AIM Processing. In this role, Mindy partners with customers to unearth all expectations so that the first parts have that “wow” effect. You can count on her to sweat the details of size, shape, fit, and color of what you are looking for. Mindy has experience in other manufacturing processes including precision casting.

She earned a Mechanical Engineering degree from the Colorado School of Mines.

 

Program Manager

Greg Stevens is a Program Manager at AIM Processing. Greg works with customers to ensure that their plastic injection mold design is the best it can be. Customers have found great value in Greg’s creative and “make it better” mind. Greg’s previous experience has included design and fabrication responsibilities of complex and tight-tolerance equipment. Greg is here to help you make sure your parts work together.

Greg earned his degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology at MSU Denver.

 

Customer Service & Production Control Manager

Linda Westcott is our Customer Service and Production Control Manager. Linda has been in the plastic injection molding industry for over 20 years. The majority of that time has been in customer service, scheduling, and purchasing roles. In coming to AIM, Linda was looking for an opportunity to build relationships with customers and suppliers, who are vital to the health of our business. She enjoys making a customer’s day by responding quickly to a customer’s lead time or inventory crisis.

 

Quality Manager

Jim Arnold is our Quality Manager, overseeing our ISO 9001 Quality Management System, part inspection activities, and quality injection molding improvement programs. Jim brings over 20 years of experience and discipline gained from a broad manufacturing background.

 

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