Trinks Inc.

Our People Make the Difference

Kathy Treankler

Director of Operations
920-347-1983 (ext 4417)

Kathy loves rescuing and training German shepherds. She also enjoys acting and recently became a producer. In her free time, she enjoys waterskiing and yes, she still slaloms.

Mark Wittak

Director of Engineering
920-347-1983 (ext 4404)

Mark was born and raised in Southern Wisconsin. He graduated from UW-Madison in 1994 with a Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering Degree. He currently resides in the Fox Cities with his family. Activities outside of work can range from F1 racing to working with the Down Syndrome Association of Wisconsin.

Adrian Drewitz

Director of Sales
920-347-1983 (ext. 4405)

Adrian grew up in Southeastern Wisconsin where being a Green Bay Packer fan and Milwaukee Brewers fan is mandatory. Coming from international sales and the agriculture equipment industry, he has been with Trinks Inc. for two years now. He has embraced this industry, which he finds challenging, especially when the customer needs are to improve their output and quality with new materials and automation.

Matthew Burie

Director of Customer Service
920-347-1983 (ext 4420)

Born and raised in South Central Wisconsin, Matt graduated from UW-SP in 1991 with a degree in Finance. He has been with Trinks Inc. since May 2017. Matt is an avid outdoorsman and enjoys running (he has completed over 26 half and full marathons) and going to the gym. His greatest joy from his job comes from when he knows our service team assisted a customer to their complete satisfaction.

David Bickford

Sales/Application Engineer

With almost 22 years of experience as a mechanical engineer in custom machine design, half of that experience is in high speed packaging and converting equipment. The other is in highly customized specific use assembly automation equipment for the medical industry. Tucked in there is a little dabbling in high power radio frequency transmitters for the government. Dave always has a knack for figuring things out when it came to machinery. His “Happy Place” is in engineering and machinery. Part of that reward is providing solid reliable equipment to consumers.

Shelly Wolf

Sales & Administrative Manager
920-347-1983 (ext. 4412)

Graduated from and still living in a small town just 25 miles outside of Green Bay. She has been with C.A. Lawton/Trinks Inc. for 31 years. What Shelly enjoys the most about her job is the interaction with others, meeting new people, and building lifelong relationships. Outside of her full-time job, she loves spending time with her amazing family! Typically, enjoying the outdoors. Also, Shelly is very active in building an exercise and walking group in her home community.

Trina Tease

Marketing Manager

From growing up in a small town in central Wisconsin to now living in Northeast Wisconsin for over 15 years, Trina has gained experience in graphic design and market research. A proud wife and mother, she enjoys spending time with her family. Other interests include traveling, shopping, interior decorating and spending time outdoors.

Nicole Hug

Administrative Assistant
920-347-1983 (ext. 4433)

Nicole grew up in Southeastern Wisconsin and graduated with honors from Bryant and Stratton College with an Associate’s degree in Hospitality Management. Her goal in life is to own a large piece of land and run a hobby farm. Her fur babies Gracie (spaniel) and Bailey (kitten) take up most of her free time and she’s alright with that!

Phil Gouin

Technical Field Service
920-347-1983 (ext. 4429)

Phil grew up in Central Wisconsin and spent time as an artillery mechanic in the Army after high school. He’s been a field service technician with Trinks Inc. since 2008. He enjoys the variety of applications, locations, and challenges encountered in his position and our industry.

Tony Gladych

Sales/Service Specialist
920-347-1983 (ext. 4415)

Tony has been with Trinks Inc. for over 21 years, plus 27 years if you include his sales and service in Puerto Rico. He is a senior service technician with a lot of expertise and knowledge about Trinks Inc.’s products.

Blair Bannister

Service Technician
920-347-1983 (ext. 4405)

Blair was previously employed for several years at a sister company before her employment at Trinks Inc.. Traveling is her passion along with troubleshooting. Adventures, music and food are just a few things she enjoys.

Brian Nowack

Service Technician
920-347-1983 (ext. 4407)

Born and raised in East Central Wisconsin. Graduated from a high school in Green Bay and served a couple years in the Army, stationed in Germany. By a twist of fate and good friends, Brian’s first day at C.A. Lawton Company as an assembly helper was in March of 1995. Building machines, getting them to run, and seeing the large variety of products that our customers make has been the most intriguing part of his job. Outside of work, he has been a volunteer Boys Scout leader for 17 along with being part of a local Lions Club. Brian likes snowmobiling, ATV/UTV enthusiast, camping, and enjoys traveling (especially by motorcycle).