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About Blended Waxes

A dedicated team to listen, collaborate and create

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Our team does whatever it takes to give you the custom solution you need for your unique application. We ensure your wax blend is created at the highest quality, on time and within budget.

Ona Srubas

Administrative Assistant/Customer Service Representative

Ona assists with all administrative duties as well as order entry and shipping. She has been with Blended Waxes since July 2017.

Colin Fannon Blended Waxes

Colin Fannon

Sales Manager

Colin has 30+ years of experience in the wax blending industry. His office is located in Libertyville, Illinois, for ease of contact with our customers spread throughout the U.S. He joined Blended Waxes in 2013.

Ross Fannon Blended Waxes

Ross Fannon

Sales Representative

Ross is involved in the processes of creating and maintaining business relationships with new and current customers. He joined Blended Waxes in July 2014.

Jack Gereau Blended Waxes

Jack Gereau

Laboratory Technician

Jack is responsible for assisting in research and development and quality control.  Jack also handles our plant’s technological initiatives and ordering of laboratory materials and equipment. He has been with Blended Waxes since 2015.

Mary Jo Galica Blended Waxes

Mary Jo Galica

Office Administrator

Mary Jo handles clerical and administrative responsibilities, including vendor contacts. She has been with Blended Waxes since 1994.

Max Wyman Blended Waxes

Max Wyman

Special Projects Coordinator

Max is involved in all aspects of Blended Waxes’ ISO certification and lean initiatives. He works closely with our facility team for capital asset and preventative maintenance planning. Max has been with Blended Waxes since 2012.

Paul Gereau Blended Waxes

Paul Gereau


Paul is involved in all aspects of daily operations, with a focus on research and development. Paul has been with Blended Waxes since 1989.

Bob Salvinski Blended Waxes

Bob Salvinski

Assistant Plant Manager

Bob assists in the overall management of the plant with particular emphasis on emulsions and synthetic lubricants. Bob has been with Blended Waxes since 1983.

Bob Coglianese Blended Waxes

Bob Coglianese

Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

Bob is responsible for operations management, executive decision-making, team building, financial structure and strategic planning. He joined Blended Waxes in 1998.

Jenn Schultz Blended Waxes

Jenn Schultz

Administrative Assistant/Marketing

Jenn works closely with all administrative matters and assists sales in the development of Blended Waxes’ marketing plans. She has been with Blended Waxes since 2006.

Ben Tremble Blended Waxes

Ben Tremble

Director of Laboratory Services

Ben is responsible for research and development, quality control and testing, technical sales, raw material procurement and purchasing. He joined Blended Waxes in 1999.

Max Gereau Blended Waxes

Max Gereau

Plant Manager

Max manages the plant, including product processing, technical equipment questions and plant personnel supervision. Max has been with Blended Waxes since 2013.

John Cherubini Blended Waxes

John Cherubini

Director of Maintenance

John is responsible for plant maintenance, new equipment and equipment vendors. He has been with Blended Waxes since 1992.

Sophie Galica

Vice President of Meet & Greet

Sophie is in charge of greeting all guests, participating in company meetings, sniffing out the pockets of employees for treats and the general goodwill of the company. She has been with Blended Waxes since August 2005.

Our History

Clarence Gereau founded Blended Waxes, Inc. May 1, 1976 in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. Blended Waxes started by producing cheese waxes and hot melt adhesives. By the mid-1980s, we expanded our custom wax blending operation to include wax emulsions and synthetic lubricants. Blended Waxes is now a full-service custom wax blend facility and contract manufacturer.

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The Latest Articles

Blended Waxes’ ISO 9001 Certification

Post date: May 25, 2017
Providing consistent, high-quality wax blends is our top priority. We are ISO 9001 certified to ensure our customers always receive the best blends for their application. ISO 9001 is an international standard that specifies requirements for a quality management system....

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Blended Waxes Celebrates 40 Years In Business

Post date: May 6, 2016
Dear Blended Waxes Blog Readers, On May 1, 1976, Clarence Gereau installed a few tanks in a former brewery building on the south side of Oshkosh, Wisconsin and blended a wax coating for a cheese manufacturer and proudly announced, “We’re...

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New Tanks At Blended Waxes

Post date: Mar 11, 2016
Over the last few months, Blended Waxes installed several new tanks in the emulsions area of our plant. In 2014, we installed four tanks for wax storage and emulsion blending. Recently, we’ve started a new project that requires more tank...

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Blended Waxes Update: New Year, New Office

Post date: Jan 15, 2016
Blended Waxes was founded in May 1976 in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. We’ve been at the same location since 1976. Over the past 40 years, our office location has stayed the same, but we have renovated parts of the building. Our latest...

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