About L-S Industries

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We have set ourselves apart in material fabricating and converting since 1971.

L-S Industries celebrates over 50 years of expertise in protective packaging and materials. We have been a trusted supplier of protective packaging to some of the largest companies in the world. We offer custom conversion and material fabrication solutions, meaning that we have the capability to cut, laminate, and seal plastics and other materials. We’re constantly looking for new materials and applications, but currently, some of the materials we consistently work with include:

  • Plastic corrugated rolls
  • Plastic corrugated sheets
  • Closed-cell foam
  • Solid plastic rolls/sheets
  • Paper products
  • Fabrics
Our team can help you select the right material for your specific application. Some of the industries we’ve worked with include wire and cable, aluminium and steel, horticulture, document handling, warehousing, automotive, real estate, material handling, and much more. We boast incredible reliability, exceptional customer service, and a commitment to our clients that allows us to quickly and accurately fulfil all orders.

We guarantee excellent results when you choose us to convert or fabricate plastic corrugated rolls, closed-cell foam, paper products, or any other type of material we can work with. To place your order, learn more about our capabilities, or find out more about our commitment to excellence, please contact us today.

Celebrating 50 Years

1971
Lestra was incorporated in West Virginia by William W. Hughes, naming the company after his two daughters Lesley and Tracey.
1978
Sharnan was incorporated in Knoxville, TN to expand manufacturing capabilities.
2003
All assets were consolidated to the Knoxville office and the company renamed L-S Industries.

A WOMAN-OWNED BUSINESS

LESLEY RIVERS

Majority shareholder & Board member

TRACEY THOMPSON

Majority shareholder & Board member

BONNIE CHOAT

CEO, COO, & Board Member

Sales and Customer Service

CHRIS CREASMAN

NATIONAL SALES MANAGER

Chris leads our sales team with 15 years of converting and package manufacturing experience. Our team is focused on problem solving and finding the best materials for your application.

JERRY MEYER

INDUSTRIAL PACKAGING SPECIALIST

Jerry has been with the team since 2019 and covers our Northern territory out of the Nashville area. Jerry has worked on projects in many different industries and product applications.

ERNIE THOMAS

INDUSTRIAL PACKAGING SPECIALIST

Ernie joined the team in 2020 and covers the Southern half of the US out of the Atlanta area. Ernie understands how to develop the correct product for your needs.

JUDI KNIGHT

CUSTOMER SERVICE MANAGER

Leading our Customer Care effort for more than 10 years, Judi understands our customers’ needs and keeps up with every one of our projects to make sure expectations are met.

ADRIANA SANCHEZ

OFFICE MANAGER

Adriana has been with L-S since 2014 but took over the Office Manager role in late 2021. She handles all shipping and logistics for the company.

LEIGH KING

ACCOUNTANT

Since 2018, Leigh has been extremely valuable in handling our finances and keeping up with new tax laws.