STi Custom Manufacturing - Lehigh Valley, PA


Meet Our Team

Our people are truly our greatest assets. Our staff includes talented professionals with extensive experience who look forward to building a long-term relationship with your organization to help it grow and prosper for many years to come.

Kevin Cypher, V.P., Operations and Supply Chain
Kevin is responsible for all aspects of purchasing and manufacturing. He qualifies and oversees suppliers and vendors, ensures that materials are acquired on time and as cost effectively as possible, and adjusts purchasing based on inventory and sales projections.

He also oversees the manufacturing process, using Just-in-Time, Lean and Flow manufacturing processes, including ISO standards, and manages capitol equipment and personnel.

Chad Owens, Engineering and Customer Service Manager
Need help designing and developing a new product?  Chad’s team includes two degreed mechanical design engineers, two degreed electronic/embedded system design engineers, three software developers (one Masters and two PhD’s in Computer Science) and an engineering administrative assistant.

His team specializes in total product design and development including 3D CAD modeling with finite element stress analysis, advanced circuit design with simulation and PCB layout as well as embedded and application software design and development.

Chad’s team has designed and built everything from a single metal part to complex 5,000-component OEM assemblies such as Solar Powered Portable Changeable Message Signs with GPS tracking and cellular remote control.

Gary Laudenslager, Customer Service Manager
Gary is just one of the friendly helpful voices you’ll hear once your products leave our facility  ready to handle any issues that may arise post-delivery.  His customer-focused team of experts provides you and/or your customers with an exceptional level of product training and support as well as assistance with returns, repairs and replacement/repair parts.