D & K Difference Content

Facility:

Our 65,000 square foot facility is filled with state-of-the-art equipment. We can accommodate any size part up to 16′ wide, 12′ high and 52′ long. We feature four paint booths, three ovens, three blast booths, multiple cranes, multiple forklifts and two custom-built wash bays. We are extremely proud of our facility!

D & K Scope:

We base our business model and strategic plan on being a provider of custom paint applications, Powder Coating and Media Blasting, ranging from one-piece runs to production-level requirements. We aspire to provide our customers with quality products that meet and exceed the established standards set forth by customers, suppliers, and regulatory guidelines.

D & K Mission:

Our mission at D & K Powder Coating is to deliver a finish of the highest quality possible, at a competitive price, on time.

D & K Quality Policy:

  1. Determine, review, and improve all relevant issues internally and externally
  2. Monitor all process performance goals
  3. Continuous improvement of processes, product & suppliers

Accomplishments:

  • ISO 9001:2015 Certified and Registered
  • Have been a proud sponsor of the Mankato Air Spectacular
  • Featured on Manufacturing Marvels (Aired on Fox Business Network), Mankato Free Press and MN Valley Business Magazine
  • Supporter of local fire departments
  • Proud donor of various Powder Coating projects to the Children’s Museum of Southern Minnesota
  • Supporter of the St. Peter and Mankato Area Robotics teams
  • Powder Coated many large designer staircases for Landscape Structures
  • Provider of Powder Coating services to many commonly-known commercial and industrial companies
  • Are a Tour of Manufacturing participant

Owners

Dana & Kathy Schnepf

Owners

  • Management and business owners for over 25 years
  • Enjoy traveling and attending shows in their spare time
  • Reside in North Mankato, MN

Management Team

Ben Schnepf

General Manager

Madelyn Hohenstein

Steelhead Coordinator/Shipping

Randy Johnson

Plant Manager

Torrance Day

Sales/Estimator

Kenneth Hannem

Sales/Estimator

Mary Murphy

Office Manager

Lisa Monroe

HR Manager

Paul Albers

Blast Manager

Blayne Christensen

Paint Manager

Shaunda Hiniker

Shipping Manager

Troy Posner

Shift Manager

Sergio Altamirano

Quality Manager

Ben Snyder

Production Manager

Production Team

Scott Lindquist

Blast Operator/Production

Adam Krueger

Receiving Supervisor

Brittany Sorell

Paint Operator/Shipping

Nicholas Bohlke

Shipping/Receiving

Zachary Schumacher

Paint Operator/Shipping

Alayna Scott

Shipping/Receiving

Benjamin Hart

Shipping/Receiving

Benjamin Hockel

Shipping/Janitor

Jason Padgett

Paint Operator/Shipping

Nolan Holicky

Shift Supervisor/Oven Operator

Kyle Jence

Receiving/Production

Lana Rasmussen

Office Assistant

Noah Stromer

Shipping/Production

Kendrick Wilking

Blast Operator

Ger Xiong

Shipping/Production

Scott Helgeson

Driver/Shipping

Jesse Jarrott

Oven Operator/Production

Mike Teumboun

Blast Operator/Production

Brandon Ly

Shipping/Receiving

Rick Black

Painter

Logan Bryant

Oven Operator/Production

Cotey Bandow

Oven Operator

Thomas Buller-Russ

Blaster/Washer

Aaron Clay

Shipping/Production

Jordan Esquivel

Shipping/Production

Arlyn Goetsch

Maintenance

Kelsie Johnson

Painter

Ethan Lohry

Blaster/Oven Operator

Jason Luangaphay

Wash Bay Operator

Todd Miles

Maintenance

Adam Nelson

Painter

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Jered Nelson

Painter

Nick Petersen

Oven Operator/Painter

Chad Quam

Wash Bay Operator

Parker Schuch

Oven Operator/Production

Jacob Sukalski

Production/Painter

Chase Thaemert

Painter