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Oct 27, 2015, Walkerton, Indiana

Polygon Company is pleased to announce the promotion of Mr. Matt Kumfer to Director of Manufacturing. This new position covers both of Polygon’s Northern Indiana manufacturing locations.

This new position allows Polygon to focus managerial expertise on expanding its bearing and bushing product line along with legacy electrical products. Polygon is the world’s largest provider of composite self-lubricated bearings and bushings. Mr. Kumfer brings both practical experience and fresh perspective on manufacturing techniques and practices to complement and reinforce that market-leading position.

Mr. Kumfer has been with Polygon since 2007, serving as the Divisional Manager of the Bearings/Bushings Group. He graduated from Purdue with a degree in Chemical Engineering and also received his MBA from Notre Dame.


About Polygon Company

Founded in 1949, Polygon Company is a proven composite material engineering innovator, currently holding over 40 active patents on unique products, designs and proprietary manufacturing capabilities.

Headquartered in Walkerton, Indiana, Polygon has expanded to a worldwide manufacturing and distribution network providing composite solutions in multiple industries from bearings to laparoscopic surgical tubing.

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