Joe Kugler joined SinterFire in December of 2001 as SinterFire’s first permanent Sales Agent. Since then, he has also enlisted the roles of International Import/Export Official/Specialist of SinterFire, Shipping Coordinator, and Dangerous Goods Specialist.
Prior to joining SinterFire, Joe received an Honorable Discharge from the U.S. Army where he served during multiple operations such as Operation Just Cause in Panama and Operation Desert Shield and Desert Storm in Kuwait also proudly serviced with the 2nd Infantry Division for 14 months in South Korea. After being discharged from the U.S. Army, Joe returned home and became a tool and die maker in the powder metal industry for 8 years while obtaining his Bachelor Degree in Business from Penn State University.
Joe has a daughter Sophia and resides in Kersey, Pa not far from the SinterFire manufacturing facility. Joe is actively involved in many community activities such as being a Lieutenant in the Fox Township Volunteer Fire Department, Member of the American Legion Post 511, and Participates on the Post 511 Burial Detail. His hobbies include woodworking, wine making, glass engraving, camping and fishing.