Matt Timberlake to lead Applied Felts as president after Vortex Companies acquisition

(UI) — Matt Timberlake, a seasoned industry veteran, is set to assume the role of President at Applied Felts Inc. following its acquisition by Vortex Companies.

Matt Timberlake to lead Applied Felts, Inc., as President after Vortex Companies acquisition.

With a 30-year career in the underground utility sector, Timberlake brings extensive experience and strategic acumen to steer Applied Felts Inc., including MaxLiner and FerraTex Solutions, into a united future marked by growth and success.

In his pivotal position, Timberlake will execute a vision guided by the Vortex strategy which focuses on early wins, sustaining customer commitments, and ensuring satisfaction while strategically shaping the long-term trajectory of the business. Timberlake is honored to take on this role and is poised to lead Applied Felts Inc. to significant victories.

Mike Vellano, CEO of Vortex Companies, expressed confidence in Matt Timberlake, stating, "Matt's leadership and industry expertise make him the perfect candidate to lead Applied Felts Inc. into this new chapter. We are confident that under Matt's guidance, the company will continue to thrive, delivering innovative solutions to our customers."

Having joined the Vortex executive team in 2019 after the acquisition of Ted Berry Company, his family business, Timberlake previously served as the Senior Vice President of Shared Services. In this capacity, he played a crucial role in enhancing efficiency and transparency across product and service divisions.

A third-generation member of the family-owned Ted Berry Company Inc., Timberlake served as its president until its acquisition by the Vortex Companies. Throughout his career, Timberlake has been recognized by many industry associations for his outstanding contributions to the advancement of trenchless solutions and underground utility repair.

"I am eager to work with the talented team at Applied Felts, MaxLiner and FerraTex Solutions to drive innovation and excellence in trenchless rehabilitation," Timberlake said.

Matt Timberlake is well-positioned to lead Applied Felts Inc. into a future of innovation, excellence, and continued success, currently residing in Charlotte, North Carolina, with his wife Christine and five children.

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