Our Team

Our workforce is trained to plate, coat and finish our way—which is to say the right way. Everyone on our team is a highly skilled professional that can plate over the toughest surfaces and get it right 100% of the time—no exceptions.

Team Leaders

Learn more about the dedicated professionals that are working hard to make your project smooth and successful. Our management core is always ready to help answer your questions or guide you through the services we offer.

Charles Butler – Founder

Debbie Hambly —  Materials Manager

Don Arnold — East Coast Regional Factory Representative

Belinda Wise — West Coast Regional Factory Representative


Many of our factory-trained professionalshave been employed with the company 10 years or more, and all of our supervisors have been here for at least 15 years, so you can rest assured that no one is “learning on the job” on your projects.

We offer the highest level of professionalism in the industry because we have trained our people from the ground up. So you and your customers reap the rewards of having trained professionals working on your project that know how to produce an on-time, quality product.

Workplace Diversity

We are privileged to operate in a highly diverse working environment, both within the factory and on the administrative side of the business.


  • 78% minority employees
  • 50% female

Top Level Management

  • 50% minority
  • 50% female

American Plating and PVD also qualifies as a recognized woman-owned business.

Supplier Diversity

Our business has offered us the fascinating opportunity to operate globally. It has been our pleasure to do business with suppliers of all racial, ethnic and religious backgrounds.