Mr. Shebanie serves as the Chief Operating Officer of both Patten Co., Inc. and Patten Products, LLC. During his 40+ year history working in all aspects of inflatables and textiles, Charles has become a "go-to" expert for the U.S. Department of Defense ("DoD"), large Government prime contractors and commercial entities alike, regarding manufacturing and production.
He is a top performing and results-driven executive that has worked at mid and senior management levels with well-known entities such as Harris Manufacturing Company, X-Tyal International Corporation, and Levinsohn Textiles. His experience and successes include the large-scale manufacturing of products such as inflatable life rafts, Personal Protective Equipment, various high-volume cut and sew programs, and the reverse engineering and redesign of various products under contract for the DoD.
Mr. Shebanie holds a B.S. in Finance and Economics from Fairleigh Dickinson University. He also has the following certifications/licensures: Management of Managers (MOM) administered by the University of Michigan, ISO-9002 Total Quality Management (TQM) Certification, and Plant Manager Certification from Southern University.