Executive Team & Bios
Stephen Eldred – President
Stephen joined GH Berlin Windward as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer in 2005 and became President in 2011. Stephen has broad prior business experience as CEO or CFO for publicly traded and private companies in engineering, software, packaging and gaming across Europe, the Far East and the United States. Stephen is a Fellow of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants (U.K.)
David Fenderson — Vice President of Marketing
David joined GH Berlin Windward in 2004. Prior to this he was a principal of Maine Lubrication Service which merged with our company in 2004. David has over 25 years of lubricants experience, and in his current position has responsibility for delivering customer value through focused concentration on new product initiatives and developing market opportunities. David is a 1985 graduate of Hobart College with a degree in Economics.
John Scanlon — Vice President of Sales
John joined GH Berlin Windward in June 2014. John began his career with Valvoline and spent 30 years in a variety of sales and marketing positions. Among his achievements John led Valvoline’s entry into the National Account business and was part of the SAP launch for Valvoline. John is a graduate of Moravian College in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.
Bret Waltz — Vice President of Operations
Bret joined GH Berlin Windward full time in 1998 after graduating from the University of Delaware. With a strong background in Operations, Distribution, Inventory Management, and Purchasing, he focuses on the safe, efficient and effective delivery of goods and services for the company.
Meg Fenderson — Director of Management Information Services
Meg joined GH Berlin Windward in 2004. Prior to joining, Meg was the Finance Director for Maine Lubrication Services where she oversaw Finance, Human Resources and Information Technology. Meg also spent 5 years at Coopers and Lybrand where she received her CPA and was the Manager of Corporate Accounting and Reporting for a mutual fund service provider. Meg graduated from Simmons College in Boston, Massachusetts and has earned her Certification in Project Management in 2012.
Al Tetu — Director of Finance
Al Tetu joined GH Berlin Windward as Director of Finance in April 2012. Prior to joining, Al served 5 years as Corporate Controller for a New Hampshire-based multinational manufacturer, in addition to serving as Assistant Corporate Controller for 6 years. Al has also served as a finance manager for a New Hampshire-based Fortune 1000 retailer, where he was involved with SEC financial reporting. Al spent 4 years in public accounting and earned his CPA license in 1998 while working in the Manchester, NH office of a Big 5 accounting firm. Al is a graduate of Southern New Hampshire University.
Kevin Barbeau — Director of Industrial Products
Kevin Barbeau joined KB Page in 1981 serving the company as a Sales Representative. Shortly after joining KB Page, Kevin began repositioning the company focusing on Manufacturing, specifically the Industry’s use of Industrial/Metalworking Fluids and Filtration to enhance productivity. In 1982 Kevin purchased KB Page and became President. Since that time he continued to drive the business towards Best Practices in Engineering and Process development and recently introduced a Fluid Management Services division. The On-Site Fluid Management Services Team Supports Customers’ goals in Manufacturing, Engineering, Productivity, Consolidated Supply and lowering the total cost of quality. With the acquisition of KB Page in 2015, Kevin now heads our Industrial Products Division.