Singer Executive Team

don fritzinger

Don Fritzinger

President and CEO of SBP Holdings

With over 40 years of experience and 25+ years in executive positions with RW Connection, Don is the former president of both Singer Equities and NAHAD, as well as is serving as director of the Affiliated Distributors Division.

Phone: 717-808-9425

sam petillo

Sam Petillo

President and CEO of Singer Equities

With 18 years industry experience, Sam is a former director of Veyance Technologies overseeing both their industrial and hydraulic hose divisions. With his masters in business communication, Sam was also the marketing manager for Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics and most recently the vice president of Singer Equities.

Phone: 330-647-9758

scott priestner

Scott Priestner

Vice President

Scott Priestner, with 15 years of experience in the industry acting as Sales Manager for RW connection before moving up to his Vice President role, was promoted to Northeast Manager for Singer Equities in 2012. Scott has direct responsibility for the operations of Allied Rubber, PRC Industrial Supply, RW Connection, and their divisions for VC Belting, Cumberland Valve and Advanced Fluid Connectors. Scott is also a member of the leadership boards for NIBA and supplyFORCE.

Phone: 610-662-0574

pete haberbosch

Pete Haberbosch

Vice President

Pete Haberbosch came to the Singer organization with 21 years industry experience in fluid power, industrial rubber and power transmission products with a mechanical engineering degree. He spent eleven years with the Gates Rubber Company as a District Sales Manager, National Accounts Manager, Regional Sales Manager in the Northeastern U.S. and ultimately Director of the Gates Performance Group. Thereafter over the next five years, Pete expanded his work experience globally as Vice President of Sales and Marketing of Fenner Precision.

Phone: 717-419-0334

"Key to our success over the years is our core of dedicated and experienced employees that operate our platform businesses as if they were their own."

Industrial Supply Magazine, 12/20/2011

Otis DufreneChairman of the Board

“When we acquire a business, we want to minimize the amount of disruption that takes place,” he said. “We understand that we have the capacity to go out and rent buildings and buy inventory, but having the people is the key to the distribution business.”

Singer Equities Lets Brands Keep Brand Image, October, 2015

Don FritzingerPresident and CEO of SBP Holdings

“It's about being able to sell hose systems rather than just selling bulk hose and bulk fittings,” Petillo said. “We tell them how to manufacture that hose assembly the same way every time. Especially with higher-pressure applications like hydraulics, it's important to bring a safe and reliable product to the street.”

Rubber & Plastics News, 11/14/2011

Sam PetilloPresident of Singer Equities