As the CEO and President of Strouse Corporation, Sue Chambers is responsible for leading all facets of the business. Sue has a proven executive management track record and over 20 years of experience driving sales growth and operational innovation in the adhesive conversion industry. Sue possesses strong leadership, strategic vision, and savvy marketing skills. Sue has an MBA from Loyola University in Maryland. Since 1997 Sue Chambers joined Strouse and led the transformation into an enterprise-focused company while growing the company into a world leader in the innovative production of pressure-sensitive adhesive with revenue of over 20 million and growing. In the last three years, Strouse revenue has grown 62%; the number of employees has grown and continues to achieve and maintain ISO 9001 and ISO 13485 certification. Strouse built a new production plant going from 40,000 to 62,500 square feet, increasing the production space by 50%. The building also can expand to 82,500 sq. Feet. Sue is active in the community serving on the Industrial Development Board presently and earning several business awards over the years. Most recently, 3M has recognized Strouse as a supplier of the year. She is also on the Dale Chambers Foundation board that raises money for local charities in the community.
Blog Post by Sue Chambers
Sue ChambersFeb 15, 20245 min read
3M Preferred Converter Advantages
How can you determine whether a converter is reputable?
Sue ChambersFeb 5, 202411 min read
The Importance of EMI Shielding
Although you’re long past the days of giving the TV a couple of good smacks to make the ...
Sue ChambersFeb 1, 20246 min read
4 Key Materials When Building Microfluidic Devices
What are the safest materials for constructing tiny devices to transport and protect ...
Sue ChambersDec 21, 202310 min read
What is the Correct Gasket Material for Your Next Project?
When something works well, you likely won’t even notice. In manufacturing, well-running ...
Sue ChambersDec 11, 20235 min read
Top 5 Benefits of Using Heat-Resistant Gasket Material
“High temperature” in the industrial world is on another level than what you’ll see ...
Sue ChambersNov 3, 20239 min read
An Overview of Thermal Insulation Tape
Is balancing temperature critical to your project's success?
Sue ChambersOct 31, 20238 min read
Foam Gasket Tape — An Ultimate Guide
When your product requires superior barrier and bonding features, gaskets might be ideal. ...
Sue ChambersOct 20, 20234 min read
5 Questions To Optimize Your Rubber Gasket Seal Adhesive Design
Are you fully prepared to choose a rubber gasket?
Sue ChambersSep 20, 20233 min read
What Are Adhesive Release Liners? How Do You Select One?
Have you ever gone to peel a sticker but couldn’t remove it from the sheet?
Sue ChambersAug 30, 20237 min read
Your Guide to Heat Activated Adhesives
A heat-activated adhesive is a type of adhesive, usually applied to a tape backing, that ...
Sue ChambersAug 30, 20236 min read
4 Critical Considerations When Choosing a Wound Dressing Adhesive
Can a skin adhesive serve every type of injury?
Sue ChambersAug 9, 20236 min read
What is Rotary Die Cutting? Problems it Solves and Uses
The US craft industry is worth over $44 billion USD.
Sue ChambersAug 1, 20234 min read
The Advantages of Using Double-Sided Medical Tape
Attaching one substrate to another.
Sue ChambersAug 1, 20234 min read
5 Advantages of Proper EMI and RFI Shielding Techniques
With so many people relying on the apps on their phones, glitches can feel like the end ...
Sue ChambersJul 4, 20239 min read
Your Guide to Thermal Interface Material
You think you’ve finally built the perfect sandwich when you suddenly take a bite and ...
Sue ChambersJun 30, 20239 min read
The Basics of Pressure Sensitive Adhesive Tape
Have you ever wondered how tape works?
Sue ChambersOct 26, 20225 min read
The Problem of Using Rolls of Tape Instead of Die Cut Adhesives
Many flexible material converters become partners with manufacturers in the automotive ...
Sue ChambersNov 19, 20212 min read
Is Your Adhesive Tape Converter Limiting Your ROI?
Manufacturers rely on adhesive tape converters to provide accurate and high-performing ...
Sue ChambersSep 10, 20215 min read
Life-Changing Applications of Adhesive Tape: 10 Essential Uses!
I bet wherever you’re reading this blog article, at this very moment, you’re within an ...
Sue ChambersAug 24, 20214 min read
3M™ VHB™ THIN FOAM TAPES ARE THE ULTIMATE ELECTRONICS BONDING SOLUTION
When inspiration hits like lightning, the result can be a cutting-edge electronics ...
Sue ChambersOct 21, 20202 min read
What is Tensile Strength and How is It Measured?
The stress is on. You’re under pressure to create the best possible product. That ...
Sue ChambersOct 15, 20205 min read
Pressure Sensitive Adhesive Tape Series #1: Performance and Versatility
NOTE: This article is #1 in a 3-part series on the power and versatility of pressure ...
Sue ChambersJul 14, 20201 min read
How Thermally Conductive Adhesive Tape Boosts Performance of Electronics
Many electronics products require specific adhesives that dissipate heat. Thermal ...
Sue ChambersJun 16, 20203 min read
3M Automotive Masking Tape Best Practices To Boost Paint Production
Is your paint process one of the most scrutinized steps in your entire assembly process? ...
Sue ChambersJun 9, 20203 min read
Elongation : What is it and Why Does it Matter?
Have you ever seen this spec listed on a material data sheet? “Elongation at Break %” To ...
Sue ChambersNov 12, 20192 min read
Strouse Completes Establishment Registration with FDA
Strouse, an industry leading adhesive tape converter and custom manufacturer is proud to ...
Sue ChambersOct 22, 20192 min read
Strouse Celebrates 1,000 Days with No Lost Time Accidents
Earlier this month, Strouse reached a milestone that spans almost 3 years’ time. Our team ...