Will lead company’s technical support team
(ALDEN, N.Y.) – United Precious Metal Refining, Inc., a global supplier of metals for the jewelry industry and the largest US-owned primary precious metals refinery in the country, announced that Michael “Mike” Stover has joined the company as the new Director of Technical Services. Mike has been a visible figure within the jewelry casting community world-wide over the past 22 years working closely with casters and jewelers providing technical solutions.
United PMR’s product catalog includes fine gold and silver grain made from 100% recycled jewelry, karated grain, master alloys, solder, wire, sheet and tube as well as bullion products. Currently, the company serves over 25,000 registered customers around the world with distributors in 21 countries.
“Mike brings with him a wealth of knowledge and technical experience that will be invaluable to our jewelry manufacturer customer-base,” said David Siminski, Vice President. “We also recently installed a new research and development facility for testing our new alloy formulations. Having Mike’s experience and know-how with casting will be instrumental in this process.”
Most recently, Mike presented at the Santa Fe Symposium on ‘How Process Variables Impact Investment Removal Properties’.“I firmly believe in building reciprocal technical relationships with customers,” said Mike Stover. “The focus forward is to further enhance the strong Technical Team and capacities we have here at United PMR.”
United PMR offers technical support for customers who purchase and use their alloys and jewelry products. Customer in the US can call 800-999-FINE (3463) or outside the US 716-683-8334 then select option 3 for technical assistance. Mike will be available to field questions at the support hotline and will be traveling to jewelry trade shows in 2020.
Visit www.UnitedPMR.com for more information.