Kevin Russelburg joins MAGENTA LLC as Plastics Product Engineer

 MAGENTA LLC is excited to announce and welcome Kevin Russelburg to their Lockport, IL team as Plastics Product Engineer, effective November 26th.  Kevin’s focus will be to provide engineering and technical support for the development of plastic injection-molded products throughout the product lifecycle, including technical interface with customer engineers and new product design. He will also support the plant and program managers in the launching of new products.

Kevin comes to MAGENTA after spending his career developing a diverse background in plastics design and manufacturing, engineering management, operations management and business development with companies like Molex Incorporated, ITW, Grayhill Incorporated and the Solo Cup Corporation.

Native to the Midwest, he has lived in the Chicago area for the past 20+ years, after graduating from Illinois State University and serving in the United States Marine Corps. He currently resides in Bolingbrook, IL.

“It wasn’t just Kevin’s strong background and experience that impressed us,” stated Bryan Smith, President and CEO. “The fact that he served our country really resonated with our team. Understanding the level of training and unwavering dedication required to serve made us realize what a tremendous advantage it was. Kevin will be a critical asset to MAGENTA as we strive to meet the needs of our customers by providing high quality, innovative products to the marketplace.”


Established in 1969, MAGENTA LLC is a family-owned provider of injection-molded products, assemblies and packaging solutions to partners who value its dedication, certifications and diverse market experience. MAGENTA’s markets include, but are not limited to, Food and Beverage, Household Products, Healthcare/Medical, Personal Care Products, Pharmaceutical and Car Care Products.

MAGENTA’s custom and stock products are proudly Made in America, from the recently-renovated headquarters just outside of Chicago, in Lockport, IL.

Having recently received SQF (Safe Quality Food) certification, MAGENTA LLC is one of the only plastic injection molding companies in the country that is both certified as Woman-Owned and has obtained SQF certification. These designations illustrate MAGENTA’s continued efforts to improve its processes and systems to better support its customers in quality and supplier diversity.