Meet the Team


Robert Fesmire Sr

Chief Executive Officer

Bob Sr. took over Ellis in 1968. In keeping with the family tradition, he has driven the company forward with innovative products while always keeping the customer in mind. “We always stand behind our products. Our customers appreciate that and that has contributed mightily to our growth and reputation.”


Robert Fesmire Jr


Bob Jr. has been with Ellis since 1997. His great-great grandfather, Wynn Edward Ellis, founded the company. “As the fifth generation of the company I want to carry on the successful traditions of our business, but also always challenge our people to be the best they can and to provide the best products and support possible to our customers. My vision is that we build a world class legacy business that will go on for another 100 years.”


Mark Liberto

Senior Sales Engineer

Mark Liberto has been in Engineering and Sales at Ludell since 1984. Along with his knowledge of laundry water systems and project management, he also brings previous experience in specialty heat exchangers, pressure vessel and boiler systems engineering, and energy management systems. With this experience, Mark understands the customer’s needs from initial design to final sale.



David Arthur


With over 30 years of corporate and financial management experience, David Arthur has encountered all aspects of accounting, finances, and human resources in his Controller position. Before coming to Ludell 10 years ago, David worked in various manufacturing industries involved in automobiles, foundry, and other metal