Our Team

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Welcome to our team section of our website, we’re glad you’re here. Let’s get to know more about our team:

Koster Keunen is a 165 year young blending and refining company under the direction of President, John Koster who is a 5th generation Koster.

We are fortunate to have many long term employees, Vice President of Research & Development Steven Puleo and Senior Vice President Robert “Bob” Behrer. Between them there is over 60 years of experience in the wax world.

In the Laboratory you will find John Mahon who has recently joined the Koster Keunen Team as Laboratory Manager with Belen Lemieux as the Lead Chemist / Formulator and Joelle La Montagne, formulation chemist, whom are always busy, daily creating prototypes that showcase our products, and work tirelessly on formulations for our customers.

Koster Keunen entrusts David Quinn as the VP of Quality and Regulatory along with Eva Lippai in QA/QC and Linda Singletary, in Regulatory.

Michael Samson is our East Coast Sales Director, Jessica Dynda Is our West Coast Sales director and Erik Shaffer, our friendly Sales Manager.

John’s Sister, Jackie Cassidy, also works at the business as Controller.

Reach out today, and we can make your product look great, feel right and work well!

John Koster Jr
John Koster Jr
President

Jackie Cassidy
Jackie Cassidy
Controller

Bob Behrer
Bob Behrer
Sr. Vice President

David Quinn
David Quinn
VP Quality and Regulatory

Erik Shaffer
Erik Shaffer
Sales Manager

John Mahon
John Mahon
Lab Director

Linda Singletary
Linda Singletary
Regulatory

Michael Samson
Michael Samson
Sales Director

Steven Puleo
Steven Puleo
VP Research and Development

Belen Lemieux
Belen Lemieux
Lead Chemist / Formulator

Eva
Eva Lippai
QA/QC Manager

Joelle Lamontagne
Joelle Lamontagne
Formulation Chemist