Fred Krautz has joined Sealant Equipment & Engineering Inc., Plymouth, MI, as Western region account manager. Krautz brings with him over 15 years of extensive industry experience with meter/mix and dispense equipment as an area sales manager for the 11 western states, including time spent in product development and marketing.

Krautz has provided technical sales and service support for a range of dispensing applications, including adhesive and sealant dispensing, electrical potting and encapsulation, casting, and molding for product assembly applications for Fortune 500 and small business manufacturers. He is a graduate of the University of Cincinnati and lives in Southern California.