Our Team

  • Patrick Boss

    Vice President, Operations

    Patrick has over 20 years of experience in the lubricants industry. He has held management positions in purchasing, information technology, supply chain and plant management. Prior to joining Nu-Tier Brands, Patrick worked for CITGO Petroleum, Olympic Oil and Gordon Terminal. Patrick is a graduate from Southern Illinois University and received an Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Tulsa.

    Contact Patrick by phone at 918-550-8026 Ext. 507 or by email at patb507@nu-tierbrands.com.

  • Vince Huschle

    Vice President of Sales

    Vince has over 32 years of experience in sales and marketing, with 19 years in supervisory/management roles. He began his career in the lubricants business in a direct sales territory with a major oil supplier and was quickly promoted to a distributor sales position supporting multiple distributors in New England. Vince’s career also included time working for a small refinery in Pennsylvania, which manufactured and marketed the Gulf brand. For the past 13 years, Vince held the position of Director of Sales & Marketing for a major lubricants distributor managing 5 sales managers and 46 territory sales managers.

    Contact Vince by phone at 918-734-8499 or by email at vinceh516@nu-tierbrands.com.

  • Michael Crafts

    Territory Sales Manager

    Michael has over 22 years of lubricants and automotive industry experience, including management experience with one of the largest lubricants distributors in the Northeast in the area of preventative maintenance and specialty chemicals. Michael’s consistent growth and successes along with his ability to build relationships with clients and truly understand their goals and needs make him a perfect fit for the Nu-Tier Brands team. He will be responsible for all sales and business development activities in the 6 New England states as well as New York and New Jersey.

    Contact Michael by phone at 918-606-2322 or by email at mikec511@nu-tierbrands.com.

  • Nathan Hughes

    Territory Sales Manager

    Nathan brings over 18 years of experience in the sales field, including 3 years with one of the largest lubricant distributors in the Northeast. He has spent time both working in the manufacturing field, and then on the sales side supporting all facets of industry. His responsibilities will include all activities in the Pennsylvania, Ohio, and Western New York territory. Nathan is a graduate of Grove City College in Pennsylvania, and has a degree in Mechanical Engineering.

    Contact Nathan by phone at 918-398-3213 or by email at nathanh512@nu-tierbrands.com.

  • Mike Labus

    Director of Product Technology

    Mike brings over 35 years experience in the field of oil analysis, product development and lubricant application to Nu-Tier Brands. He is an active member in the Society of Tribologists and Lubricating Engineers (STLE) and has acquired many professional accreditations in the field of lubrication. Mike is a Certified Lubrication Specialist (CLS) and has successfully passed extensive testing through the National Lubricating Grease Institute (NLGI) and is a Certified Lubricating Grease Specialist (CLGS).

    Contact Mike by phone at 918-550-8026 Ext. 504 or by email at mikel504@nu-tierbrands.com.

  • Cheryl Cato

    Customer Service & Logistics Administrator

    Cheryl has over 30 years of working experience with lubricant order management, customer service, transportation services, shipping source points, operations, and sales. She previously worked with CITGO Petroleum Corporation as their Export Coordinator in their transportation department, handling their packaged lubricant export shipments. Cheryl is a graduate of Oklahoma Wesleyan University.

    Contact Cheryl by phone at 918-550-8026 Ext. 505 / 877-771-5823 or by email at cherylc505@nu-tierbrands.com.