Newark, NY November 2022
Refractron Technologies is excited to announce the appointment of its new ownership team effective July 2022.
After the well-deserved retirement of our former owners Bob Stanton and Mark Walsh, Refractron Technologies gained a new ownership team, Scott Bartkowski and Darrell Johanneman.
Scott Bartkowski started at Refractron in 2001 as a Research and Development Engineer and has been President since 2005. As Co-Owner, Scott will continue his focus on engineering and manufacturing development and improvement. Scott holds a Bachelor of Science in Ceramic Engineering from Alfred University and an MBA from Wesleyan College.
Darrell Johanneman joined the Refractron team in 2012 and has maintained his position as CFO of the business. Darrell’s main area of focus will continue to be on finance and business management growth. Darrell has a BS in Accounting from St. John Fisher College, is a Certified Management Accountant (CMA), and is a member of the Institute of Management Accountants.
Refractron co-owners Scott Bartkowski (Left) and Darrell Johanneman (Right) afford a combined total of over thirty years with the company.
Together, they will work to ensure Refractron’s commitment to innovative ceramic-based solutions for industrial applications and responsive service to their clients. Under Bartkowski and Johanneman’s joint leadership, Refractron will continue its mission of forward-thinking, focusing on semi-conductor, mining, wire and cable manufacturing, and high pressure industries as areas of expansion for the company.