Our Team

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Get to know us…

At Global O-Ring & Seal, we put our customers first every day, with every order. We’re the All-Around Better provider of oil seals, o-rings and related sealing products and we employ the best team of professionals in supporting that promise.

MEET OUR TEAM

Brian DeSpain
Brian DeSpainPresident
Brian is the President of Global O-Ring and Seal and has the pleasure of running the company as a 3rd-generation leader in the seal business.

“I’m all about improving the way we do things so that it’s more convenient and rewarding for you to do business with us. If you ever have a suggestion or tip for how we can better serve you, please reach out to me directly and I’ll do my best to accommodate your needs.”

Lisa Knight
Lisa KnightVice President, Finance and Accounting
Lisa has more than 16 years’ financial leadership experience in both public and private companies, Lisa is responsible for the accounting department and all aspects of financial reporting. But her job is about more than debits and credits – it’s about “wowing” her customers.

My passion is helping small businesses succeed.  I look forward to being a partner in your success!

Walter Smith
Walter SmithWarehouse Manager
Walter oversees all inventories coming into and leaving the warehouse. Under his watch, Global O-Ring’s on-time shipment rate is higher than 98%, providing customers the assurance they need when requesting products on a deadline.

“When needing to size up samples, morning hours are the best time to contact me. The chaos begins in the afternoons when we’re trying to get shipments out the door!”

Tricia West
Tricia WestAdmin/Accounting
Tricia handles accounts receivable, accounts payable and purchase order receiving. She works diligently to make sure the inner-office workflow is simple, flexible, efficient and pleasant.

“Our team is incredibly passionate and dedicated to establishing Global O’Ring & Seal as an industry leader in quality and customer service. From sales to shipping and every step between, we are committed to raising the bar for performance in sealing supply. I’m always available to discuss our quality initiatives with you, answer questions or concerns you may have, or even just talk, so give me a call any time!”

Rhonda DeSpain
Rhonda DeSpainCo-Founder/Advisor
Rhonda is co-owner of Global O-Ring & Seal and has been with the company since its inception. She retired in 2018, but she still serves as an advisor to the company.

“We’re truly an approachable organization. If you have a question or just need to speak to someone about anything, you can call me directly. If I don’t have the answer, I’ll find it and get back with you.”

Bill DeSpain
Bill DeSpainCo-Founder/Advisor
Bill has served in the sealing industry for more than 25 years, and founded Global O-Ring and Seal in 2008. He retired in 2018, but he still serves as an advisor to his son, Brian, the current President.

“We will treat every customer as if our world revolves around you, because it DOES!”