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Leding hired to direct Warm Springs Composite Products

Sales and marketing efforts

by: Submitted photo - David Leding


   Warm Springs Composite Products, a leading supplier of fire-rated wood door frames and architectural door components, has recently hired David C. Leding to lead North American sales and marketing efforts.
   Leding has more than 25 years experience in building products and components manufacturing, including a 14-year stint with Marshfield DoorSystems, where he was vice president of components manufacturing from 2001 to 2007.
   Since that time, Leding had been with Flakeboard -- Duraflake Division in Albany, before leaving to take on a new challenge with WSCP.
   "We're very pleased to have the opportunity to bring Dave on board," said Duane Darnell, WSCP's CEO. "His strong background in both plant operations and sales, particularly his experience at Marshfield, makes him a great addition to the team."
   While with Marshfield, Leding worked in all aspects of the company's mineral core operations, including new product development as well as plant operations and sales.
   "As Marshfield's plant operations guy, Dave had been a customer of ours for years," Darnell said. "We like that he comes to the job with a deep knowledge of our product mix from the customer perspective."
   Leding, who started with WSCP Aug. 1, will focus on North American sales and marketing while also working closely with the product development team on innovative new products. He can be reached directly by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , by cell phone at 541-979-6537, or by calling the WSCP switchboard at 541-553-1143.
   Warm Springs Composite Products
   Warm Springs Composite Products is a Native American-owned business located in the high desert region of Central Oregon.
   The company is part of the Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs' economic enterprise system that includes Power Enterprises, Warm Springs Forest Products, Kah-Nee-Ta Resort and the Museum at Warm Springs.
   Over 3,900 members of the Confederated Tribes make their homes in Warm Springs, providing a strong and dependable employment base for companies like Warm Springs Composite Products.
   WSCP has four divisions manufacturing architectural fire-rated door components, fire-rated wood door frames, composite ballistics materials, and specialized wood products, in addition to offering many value-added services for commercial door manufacturers. For more information, visit www.wscp.com or call 1-800-853-1143.