Steven Cihlar has been appointed as a Product Manager for Spee-Dee Packaging Machinery, Inc. In his new position with Spee-Dee, Cihlar will oversee the sales, development, integration, engineering, production, assembly, testing and installation of the company’s auger, rotary and cup filling systems for the food, pharmaceutical and chemical industries.

Prior to joining Spee-Dee, Cihlar held the titles of field service engineer and mechanical design engineer at Rexnord Corp. from October 2010 to February 2016. Earlier in his career Cihlar also worked as a manufacturing engineer, steel fitting ship builder and machinist for other Wisconsin-based companies.

In 2010 Cihlar earned his bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the Milwaukee School of Engineering, and, just this spring, he earned his master’s degree in engineering from the same school.

“Spee-Dee is a very well established company in the industry with a lot of recent growth, and I’m very excited to join this talented team of professionals,” Cihlar said.

To contact him, call 262-321-6125 or email For more information, visit