In 1998, Fred Land founded Interlock Industries, Inc. to produce Spray-Lock Premium Eco Adhesives, water-based aerosol spray adhesives that have now been used on over 600 million square feet of flooring in the U.S. and internationally. The company is headquartered in Chattanooga, TN, USA, with U.S. production facilities in Chatsworth, GA, and more than 50 agents in the U.S. and throughout the world.
Senior V.P. R&D and Tech Services
With over 15 years experience working at every level of production, research and development, Michael Land was appointed Senior Vice President – Research & Development and Technical Services in 2013. He is responsible for all research, development, and technical services for both Spray-Lock Eco Adhesives and Spray-Lock Concrete Protection Technology.
Charles Land joined Spray-Lock in 2009 and has over 31years experience as a C.P.A. Land is responsible for the administrative, financial, and risk management operations of the company, to include the development of a financial and operational strategy, metrics tied to that strategy, and the ongoing development and monitoring of control systems designed to preserve company assets and report accurate financial results.
Senior V.P. Finance
Doug Schmidt served as Spray-Lock’s Vice President of Finance and Operations for two years prior to assuming his current position as Senior Vice President in December 2013. In addition to managing the accounting/financial responsibilities for both Spray-Lock companies, Doug oversees manufacturing, production and distribution of Spray-Lock Eco Adhesives.
Senior V.P. Business and Market Development
Donald Hamm joined Spray-Lock in 2011 with more than 20 years experience in business and product development. Donald is responsible for identifying and implementing market-driven strategies to achieve revenue goals and the company’s mission. He is also involved in promoting a customer-oriented focus and advocating consultative customer relationships to develop and maintain new business and strategic partnerships.
Senior V.P. Sales
Olivier LeMaitre leads the company’s sales teams for both Spray-Lock Concrete Protection, Inc. and Spray-Lock Premium Eco Adhesives. With more than 19 years experience in construction finance, Olivier directs implementation and execution of sales policies and strategies and ensures sales plan objectives are communicated and met according to company goals. In addition, he manages multiple channel selling strategies. Having worked as financial manager and CFO for Frances’ two largest construction companies and other U.S. construction firms, Olivier is also working with our international team to expand our products’ distribution throughout the world.
Vice President, International, EMEAA Markets
David Blanks began working with Spray-Lock in 2006 when he launched Spray-Lock Adhesives into Australia and New Zealand. After appointing Adhesive Distributors there, he began opening export markets in Asia and Europe. David now appoints, trains, and manages SCP Distributors in Europe, Middle East, Asia, and Africa.
Product Research & Development, Chemist
As Spray-Lock’s R&D chemist, Brent Bergherm is constantly in the lab developing new formulas and testing our adhesive line on hundreds of flooring products. His efforts help Spray-Lock maintain accurate technical data, excellent warranties on our products, and leading development in flooring adhesives.
Eastern Regional Sales Manager
Mark Crosby joined the Spray-Lock team in 2014. With over 30 years of experience as both a CFO and controller of finance and 8 years of sales experience as a territory manager, Mark now leads Spray-Lock’s progressive sales team in the Eastern United States. While constantly identifying new business opportunities, Mark is also available to facilitate any assistance or training for customers through Spray-Lock’s technical resources.
Western Regional Sales Manager
Chuck Phillips has been a leader in promoting Spray-Lock Eco Adhesives for commercial flooring in North America long before joining Spray-Lock in 2016. With 30 plus years in the industry, Chuck has an excellent track record of sales results in education, healthcare, retail, commercial and government market segments. Leading Spray-Lock’s sales team on the West Coast, Chuck will continue to provide training to agents promoting our adhesives to specifiers and flooring installers across the region.
National Accounts Manager
Before joining us as a National Accounts Manager in 2006, Larry Moore became familiar with Spray-Lock adhesives as a buyer with the construction purchasing department at Walmart. With 20 years experience in the industry, Larry brings expert knowledge to Spray-Lock while working to establish sales relationships with flooring and wall products manufacturers, distributors, contractors and end users.
National Accounts Manager
Seth Gladden spent nearly 10 years exploring the world of sales and founding his own company before becoming a part of Spray-Lock in 2016. He has successfully managed multi-faceted teams and developed sales markets in numerous industries. As a member of Spray-Lock’s sales team, Seth brings a passion for sales and a quality of leadership that is invaluable in achieving our goals.
Debbie has been a member of the Spray-Lock team for 8+ years and is the hub of the Operations wheel. Included in her role as Operations Coordinator, Debbie maintains product specifications and oversees all purchasing.
Customer Service Manager
Veronica manages the customer service team to coordinate and oversee all order processing through product delivery. Veronica also provides support for the customer data systems to ensure efficient information management.
Human Resources and ISO Manager
Ainsley holds 10 years experience in a variety of fields such as marketing, accounting, and sales. She continually evaluates employee relations and oversees human resources policies and programs. Ainsley also maintains Spray-Lock’s ISO Certification and controls the quality management system to ensure all department processes run smoothly.
A member of the Spray-Lock team since 2011, Nathan initially held the role of Shipping Manager until emerging as Plant Manager in 2012. As Plant Manager, Nathan leads the day to day operations within the Manufacturing and Distribution facilities, while promoting honesty and accountability throughout his dedicated and assiduous team.
Customer Service Representative
Catrice joined Spray-Lock with more than 15 years experience in shipping and customer service with Federal Express and Amazon. Catrice works closely with Spray-Lock Adhesives’ agents and customers, including Walmart, to ensure excellent service from initial order to fulfillment.
Customer Service Representative
Emily guides customers through the ordering process from start to finish. She previously worked as operations supervisor at a regional trucking company. Emily’s responsibilities include customer communications to expedite any questions and inquiries regarding Spray-Lock Premium Eco Adhesives and RugLock.
Tech Service Manager
Cory Thomas is responsible for all training and warranty related tasks. This includes the coordination of SCP Trainers for onsite training for new customers as well as warranty processing for new warranty requests and warranty related inspections coordination.
Chris La Com
R & D Technician
Chris has been part of the Spray-Lock Adhesives’ technical team for 5 years. He corresponds with customers on a daily basis and deals with any technical questions or concerns that occur. Chris is also responsible for the approval and documentation of product tests and samples.
Hans Schmidt joined Spray-Lock’s team in 2013 and maintains the general ledger and monthly reconciliations. As credit manager, he evaluates and monitors customers’ credit. And as systems administrator, he also supports the office staff in managing accounting software systems.
Karen Ball has over 25 years experience in Accounts Payable. A Spray-Lock employee since 2006, Karen audits customer orders and shipping documents and reviews all invoices for appropriate documentation and approval prior to payment. She also handles all vendor inquiries and maintains all accounts payable reports, spreadsheets, and corporate accounts payable files.
Marketing Manager and Creative Director
Since 2014, Tamara has created design solutions that have a high visual impact and clear communication for marketing as well as installation and technical data for all Spray-Lock and SCP products. As Manager and Creative Director, she works closely with Sales and Technical to create quality materials that facilitate sales and growth. She also creates, communicates, implements and documents all design for product labels, brochures and other collateral for print and web, manages all jobs for release to printer(s), and oversees printing quality through to delivery.
Christina is responsible for producing and managing content for all initiatives of Spray-Lock’s Marketing, including brochures, catalogs, presentations, sales sheets, social media, and websites. She works alongside the Creative Director to maintain the quality and consistency of the company’s messaging and communicates with Technical and Sales teams to uphold accurate and current information about Spray-Lock’s products and projects.