Ben is the President & CEO of Continental Disc and Groth Corporations, manufacturers of pressure relief and safety systems for fluid processing. Ben brings global experience in International Business Management, Sales & Marketing, Operations Management, and Private Equity for Industrial Markets. Ben’s prior companies include GE, Alcoa, Goodyear, Celanese, and Trelleborg. Ben has a BS in Industrial and Systems Engineering from Ohio University, 6 Sigma Black Belt, LEAN Practitioner, Toyota Production Systems, Value Based Selling, Value Based Pricing and many more.


• 25+ years of industrial management
• Industrial marketing and business development
• Mergers & acquisitions
• Product design and development
• Engineered plastics
• Strategy development
• Private equity and venture capital
• Innovation and disruptive technology