Carson, Calif. -- Lonseal recently announced that Peter Padilla has accepted the role of international sales manager. Peter Padilla comes with a wealth of experience within the industry, having spent the last 10 years at Lonseal, Inc. in Carson, Calif., instrumental in assisting with numerous international accounts. Padilla will be responsible for reaching out to existing international customers and making sure their needs are met, while developing new international partners.

His new appointment supports Lonseal’s strategic direction, strengthening customer relationships as well as expanding our global sales support coverage.

“I am excited to start a new challenge within Lonseal and look forward to working with the team to further develop our already extensive product and service,” said Padilla. “I am fortunate to be working with a strong team and a respected company that prides itself on top quality products.”

Padilla will be taking over a position previously held by Yashi Hayashi. Hayashi, who has been with Lonseal since 1974, began his career as the import/export manager and later became the international sales manager. In addition to this role, Hayashi was also the director of distribution, managing Lonseal’s entire inventory and working closely with R&D in the production of new product lines.

“Those of us who know Hayashi personally admire him not only for his business efforts, but also for his personal lifetime values” said Jorge Marquez, president of Lonseal. “We wish him well and confident that the community will continue to benefit from his valued leadership.”

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