☨ Celebrating our 14 year anniversary.
Mike Donoho is the guy who could write the book on Style and Elegance Meet Functionality for custom aircraft interiors. Mike’s rich background and broad experience in the aviation industry make him the perfect sounding board for Signature Plating product development plans and growth initiatives.
As former owner and CEO of ABI(Aircraft Belts, Inc.) for more than 25 years, Mike provides the organizational vision that has helped build Signature Plating into a first tier provider of top quality work. He knows from experience that this industry will accept nothing less than the best.
Continuous improvement, that’s the standard Mike sets for himself and the company every day, leading each member of the team to serve our customers by doing things better, smarter, and more efficiently.
Mr. Sahanek career has been quite diverse including extensive experience as a Master Electrician and work in the law enforcement field. Sahanek was part of the original start-up of Signature Plating coming on board after having overseen the construction of the facility as a member of Bexar electric (IES). He then took a two year hiatus to pursue other opportunities before returning (April 2011) as General Manager. In January of 2017, Paul became the President of Signature Plating.
Coordinating production on a time and labor intense trade is an art. There is nothing Mr. Sahanek won’t take on or help out with. You have a production issue or question, Paul will likely know more about a solution than anyone in the industry.
An industry veteran with more than 20 years experience McKnight is considered one of the foremost experts of both aircraft restraint systems and aircraft interior decorative plating. Highly adept in formulating true win-win agreements through the brokering of major industry deals, Frank relies on his superior strategic planning and critical thinking skills to regularly exceed customers’ expectations.
As the former President of ABI (Aircraft Belts, Inc.), Frank excelled set the standard for superior customer service in the industry, one that we still measure ourselves by today. Downplaying his reputation as a customer service guru, Frank credits a simple philosophy for his success, “We provide 24/7 communication with our customers whether it be good, bad or indifferent information. Can’t do is not an option when a customer requests something.”
With more than 30 years of diverse aviation experience, Zane Leake brings a wealth of knowledge that translates to solid business practices and customer support. His past work provides clear insight into virtually every aspect of the aviation world, from maintenance, operations, passenger relations, supply chain management and sales and marketing. His stellar reputation and willingness to go above and beyond make Leake a true asset to the organization and the customers he serves. His sincere demeanor and approach has been key in building meaningful long term relationships. Leake’s professionalism will always be an asset to Signature but most importantly to its customers.
Matthew provides a very diverse skill base in the decorative electro plating industry. This includes a throrough understanding of the production process, excellent customer relation skills and cultivates in his leadership position in Signature’s Quality department. Matthew’s ability to multi task is his greatest strength handling multiple projects, assignments and challenges simultaneously.
Traci has been a valued team member with Signature Plating from 2003-2007, and then again from 2012 to the present. She takes Customer Service to heart and is the definition of Customer Advocate. “Above and beyond” no matter the circumstances or time of day. The accolades from our Customers regarding Traci are Superhero-ish.
Traci also worked with ABI as a Customer Service representative from 1995 to 2007. She has a great knowledge of the safety restraint industry as well as the plating side of the Business Aviation market. She is truly a professional and our Customers and Signature are blessed to have her on our team.
James came to Signature Plating in 2010 from Caterpillar Industries where he served as a Team Leader. Through his own perseverance and dedication he moved rapidly through the ranks here at Signature Plating. James learned and is capable of performing 90% of the process-related tasks on the plating floor and in a very short time was named Production Manager where he has made significant contributions to our operational efficiencies. He is directly involved in our daily production planning meetings where his contribution is invaluable.
James earned an Associates of Science from South Texas College and Signature Plating is grateful and fortunate to have him as a key member on our Management Team.
Anthony serves his Customers, Vendors and Signature Plating as Logistics Manager. His perseverance, attention to detail, professionalism and attitude come easy for Mr. Donoho. Anthony makes regular contributions to the management team enabling us to increase efficiency and productivity so that those benefits can be passed on to the customer. Increasing overall customer satisfaction is his primary goal.
Anthony received his BBA in Business management from Texas State University in 2014 and has worked for Signature Plating in various capacities since 2013. He has also worked outside the industry in a highly competitive Customer Service Business and brings that experience to Signature Plating.
As Signature Plating’s front line customer service player, John relies on a career first built on human services. His critical thinking skills, sound judgment and focused leadership under pressure help him oversee all of your needs. Providing innovative solutions under daunting circumstances or time-sensitive situations are stock-in-trade for John.
With a degree from the University of Utah in Sociology and Business, John worked for several years as an officer with Child Protective Services. His ability to understand your needs and quickly put Signature Plating resources to work for your benefit is unmatched. Give John a call and see first hand for yourself what positive impact he can bring to your team.
1135 Guadalupe Drive, Cibolo, TX 78108
P: 210.658.5599 | F: 210.658.9977
If you have an AOG emergency please email us or you can reach Zane Leake on his cell phone at (210) 238-9541.