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Sue ChambersOct 4, 2018< 1 min read

Recap: Ribbon Cutting for Strouse's New Manufacturing Facility

On September 17th Strouse invited local government officials, customers, partners, friends and family to celebrate the ribbon cutting and official opening of our new manufacturing facility in Westminster, Maryland. 

“This state-of-the-art manufacturing facility is a significant milestone and continued growth opportunity for Strouse. We operate the most sophisticated high-tech equipment in our industry including cleanroom manufacturing. Our employees are a talented team and we manufacture complex adhesive components for global companies like 3M, Ford, and Medtronics,” says Sue Chambers, President/CEO at Strouse. “Our drive for innovation has propelled our growth, enabling us to hire additional staff, invest in their development, and purchase leading edge equipment and technology to better serve our customers.”

If you missed the event, check out the photos below!

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award-ribbon-cutting-ceremonyFor more photos from the event, taken by Anthony Depanise and the Office of Governor Larry Hogan, view the gallery here.


Sue Chambers

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.