About Us

Affiliated Resources, Inc. is a manufacturing, marketing, sales, and distribution company specializing in the design, production and sales of wood, steel, and plastic products to OEM, agriculture, and industrial end-users. We are committed to new product innovation and continual end-use application improvements. We have an excellent reputation for prompt and courteous customer service.

Our company headquarters are located in Portland, OR. We have a group of professional sales representatives that oversee 22 different processing plants and distribution warehouses throughout North America. Our sales department is fully supported by a highly efficient and professional administrative staff.

  • Andrew Knight - Blue Ribbon National Sales Executive

    aknight@mailARI.com

    (503) 943-2908

    Andrew is a National Sales Executive in the Affiliated Resources, Inc. Agriculture Products Division and manages the Blue Ribbon Trellis program. He oversees seven different Blue Ribbon processing locations and routinely monitors all phases of production. He is a stickler for perfection, making sure that every Blue Ribbon product is consistent in quality and 100% usable. Andrew’s understanding of seasonal forecasting and production lead-times is critical to the success of the Blue Ribbon program.

  • Geoff Rice - Blue Ribbon National Sales Executive

    geoffrice@mailARI.com

    (503) 943-2944

    Geoff is a National Sales Executive in the Affiliated Resources, Inc. Agriculture Products Division and manages the Blue Ribbon Landscaping program. He is an expert in pressure-treating preservatives, processes, and their proper end-use applications. His knowledge has been critical in developing the use of our Aqua Seal® preservatives for various end-uses. Geoff understands the North American market and each region’s unique product and preservative requirements.

  • Geoff Toma - TRED-eX® Program Director

    gtoma@mailARI.com

    (503) 943-2918

    Geoff is the Program Director of the Affiliated Resources, Inc. Materials Handling Products Division. Geoff helped develop the TRED-eX® line of specialty panels for mezzanine floor systems and continues to add exciting new industry products. His broad experience with laminates, coatings, and composite panels make Geoff a tremendous resource for our customers. Geoff understands all the distribution channels in the Materials Handling Industry.


  • Gregg Rice - PAKtite® National Sales Manager

    grice@mailARI.com

    (503) 943-2915

    Gregg is the National Sales Manager of the Affiliated Resources, Inc. PAKtite® Utility Trailer Division. Gregg’s specialty is the development of panel products that require multi-step manufacturing processes. He analyzes the physical properties of proprietary products like Dyna-Bilt® and AQUA TECH®, and applies them in new areas. Gregg’s product knowledge has helped to develop many of the hybrid panel products used in the utility trailer industry, including our PAKtite floor, wall and door panels.


  • James Phelps - MAXtek® National Sales Manager

    jphelps@mailARI.com

    (503) 943-2945

    James is the National Sales Manager of the Affiliated Resources, Inc. Specialty Building Products Division. James manages our MAXtek® OSB Facers product line and oversees our Saw-Tek™ Certified group of Super Strip roofing products. He is a wood products expert with extensive knowledge of single and multi-family residential and commercial structures. His passion for service and follow-through is a testament to his decades-long relationships with many of our customers.

  • Jason Jones - Dyna-Bilt® / AQUA TECH® National Sales Executive

    jjones@mailARI.com

    (503) 943-2906

    Jason is a National Sales Executive in the Affiliated Resources, Inc. RV and Marine Products Divisions. Jason has a wide-ranging industrial panel products background. His knowledge, product application and attention to detail are fortified by his service-oriented approach to the production demands of OEM customers. Jason is well-versed in all RV and marine industry product segments.

  • Larry Bowden - Blue Ribbon National Sales Executive

    lbowden@mailARI.com

    (503) 943-2920

    Larry is a National Sales Executive with the Affiliated Resources, Inc. Agriculture Products Division and manages the Blue Ribbon Fencing program. Larry has extensive experience in the development, sales, and distribution of Blue Ribbon posts, poles, stakes, and fencing systems. He helped build many of the original Blue Ribbon specifications and manufacturing methods. Larry’s broad knowledge is invaluable when matching the right product with the exact need.

  • Mike Allstott - Dyna-Bilt® Program Director

    mallstott@mailARI.com

    (503) 943-2905

    Mike is the Program Director of the Affiliated Resources, Inc. RV Products Division. Mike has extensive experience in the design, development, and sales of RV specialty panel products. His broad knowledge of wood fiber properties and processes has proved invaluable in the development of our Dyna-Bilt® product line. His groundbreaking work on our Dyna Span® performance engineered floors has created a whole new RV Industry standard.

  • Nick Colasurdo - AQUA TECH® / PAKtite® National Sales Executive

    nickc@mailARI.com

    (503) 943-2907

    Nick is a National Sales Executive in the Affiliated Resources, Inc. Marine and Utility Trailer Products Divisions. He has extensive knowledge of the Affiliated Resources’ proprietary materials portfolio that is engineered exclusively for Boat and Trailer applications. Nick has a strong background in developing long-term partnerships and can be trusted to deliver reliable recommendations, timely results and outstanding service.
  • Debbie Dietz - VP Finance/Administration

    ddietz@mailARI.com

    (503) 943-2922

    Debbie is the VP Finance/Administration for Affiliated Resources, Inc. Debbie has an extensive background in corporate finance, inventory control, and office management. She directs the company’s finances and manages the relationships with our bankers, auditors, and administrators. Debbie is in charge of our multiple company locations and supervises our corporate office support staff.




  • Kelly Rykken - Corporate Director of Accounting

    krykken@mailARI.com

    (503) 943-2935

    Kelly is the Corporate Director of Accounting for Affiliated Resources, Inc. Kelly has a broad understanding of financial statements and credit reports. She is responsible for accurately analyzing and determining the credit worthiness of our widespread customer base. Kelly has an extensive background in accounting, multi-state sales tax, and payroll systems.


  • Christina Ragland - Inventory Control Specialist

    cragland@mailARI.com

    (503) 943-2917

    Christina is the Inventory Control Specialist for Affiliated Resources, Inc. Christina manages and reconciles the company inventories and work-in-process. She keeps track of all production inflow and outflow, as well as the various processing lead-times and due dates. Christina is very proficient in all internal company operations including invoicing, accounts payable, and data entry.

  • Tami DeShields - Receptionist

    tdeshields@mailARI.com

    (503) 943-2900

    Tami is the first person to greet you when you call or visit Affiliated Resources, Inc. She is pleasant and professional when offering company information and quick to direct you to the right person. Tami provides administrative office support which includes mailing, filing, processing payments and issuing checks.
  • Mike Wilkins - President/CEO

    mwilkins@mailARI.com

    (503) 943-2929

    Mike is the President and CEO of Affiliated Resources, Inc. Mike has a strong background in the production, sales, and distribution of wood, steel, and plastic products to OEM customers and industrial end-users. He has technical knowledge of many raw materials and how they can be applied in industrial OEM markets. Mike fully understands the intricacies of creating company produced and branded products for our diverse customer base.