• Perceptive Industries, Inc.

    951 Industrial Pkwy
    Plainwell, MI 49080

    GET DIRECTIONS ›


    Call Us
    Phone: 269-204-6768

    Hours
    Mon: Office: 8:00-4:30 Shop: 7:00-3:30
    Tue: Office: 8:00-4:30 Shop: 7:00-3:30
    Wed: Office: 8:00-4:30 Shop: 7:00-3:30
    Thu: Office: 8:00-4:30 Shop: 7:00-3:30
    Fri: Office: 8:00-4:30 Shop: 7:00-3:30

Perceptive Industries, Inc. Contacts

Charles (Chuck) Dearman, President

cdearman@perceptiveindustries.com

With a degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Michigan, Chuck directs all engineering and manufacturing activities. He has over 30 years experience in thermal engineered products and has held various management positions with Michigan Oven Company and Cincinnati Industrial Machinery.

Dean Decker, Vice President

ddecker@perceptiveindustries.com

Dean holds a B.S. degree from Western Michigan University in Industrial Management. His previous positions include working for GM Hydromatic and most recently as General Manager for Spring Tools Company and Peterson Spring Cima. He has over 25 years of experience in manufacturing management. Dean directs all sales activity and business administration.

Pamela England, Office Manager

pengland@perceptiveindustries.com

Pamela holds an M.B.A and B.A degree from Spring Arbor University. Her previous positions include working as Operations Manager and Business Manager for a local service company. Pamela brings over 20 years of business, accounting and risk management experience to the team.

Craig Sanford M.E., Engineering Manager

csanford@perceptiveindustries.com

With 30 years’ experience in manufacturing and over 20 years in the industrial oven and washer industry Craig has held several positions from VP of Operations to Field Service Manager. Craig also has project experience with automotive plus Tier 1 and 2 suppliers and major corporations in the appliance and construction/mining equipment industries.

Carl Burgjohann, National Sales Manager

carlb@perceptiveindustries.com

Carl has 30+ years experience in the Thermal Process Field with various companies.
He has excellent product knowledge and understanding of customer’s processes to provide a successful and economical solution.

Brad Hanna, Product Manager

bhanna@perceptiveindustries.com

18 year’s experience working in and serving the metal finishing industry. His background in dealing with both customer and internal relations enables us to meet our customers’ demands whilst grow into new markets. We welcomed Brad to PII in January, 2016.

Jeff Allen, Operations Manager

jallen@perceptiveindustries.com

Jeff has held the Operations Manager position since the Fall of 2014. He brings over 25 years of custom machine building experience to the table with 10 years being dedicated to Perceptive Industries. He has held several positions at PII starting on the shop floor as a fabricator. Jeff brought several years of 3D CAD modeling experience to PII, he then worked his way into the engineering department where he was Project Engineer. He has held supervisory positions with other OEM’s prior to working for PII.

William (Bill) Gorang, Technical Advisor

bgorang@perceptiveindustries.com

Bill, formerly our Plant Manager, now works with PII for technical assistance as he has over 30 years experience in equipment fabrication and assembly. He has previously held several positions with Michigan Oven Company, including Plant Manager.

Email Us

We custom design industrial ovens and related products. Our innovative solutions benefit customers in a variety of industries. Call us at 269-204-6768 for assistance or please fill out the following form to send us a message. Please click on the “SUBMIT” button when you are ready to send your message. You may use this form to request more information about our products and services, and to provide feedback about this website.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Request A Quote

  • 3 + 9 =