Ken Wells announces retirement after 35 years.

CLEARFIELD, UTAH – May 31, 2017 

Dear Valued Partner:

After 35 years of amazing dedication and service as the Vice President of Sales & Marketing for Futura Industries, Ken Wells announced his retirement effective May 1, 2017

We would expect that Ken’s enthusiasm and friendship will be missed by so many of our partners who knew and interacted with him frequently.  His leadership and energy will also be missed by our Futura family.  We wish him a very happy, successful, and healthy retirement.


Brett Francom will replace Ken Wells as Vice President of Sales & Marketing for Futura Industries, effective May 15, 2017.

Brett Francom started at Futura Industries May 9, 2005.  In 2006 Brett graduated from Utah State University with a BS degree in Mechanical Engineering.  Shortly after graduation, Brett accepted a position as an extrusion engineer and also filled engineering responsibilities in fabrication and other downstream areas of Futura’s Operation.  In 2007 Brett accepted a role as a regional sales manager for Futura’s Sales team and has done a remarkable job over the past decade representing Futura’s vast capabilities and product mix to our many valued customers.  

Brett’s technical knowledge, diverse sales and leadership experience, coupled with his charismatic personality will continue to enable further success for our partners and enhance the value and service that you have come to expect from Futura Industries.  We are grateful for your friendships, associations and your business. 


Jared Bringhurst
President of Futura Industries