Offshore Metal Manufacturing Service Provider

Mardek LLC is a leader in end-to-end offshore metal manufacturing services. We offer cost effective solutions in most plastic and metal manufacturing processes. At Mardek, we understand our customers depend on their supply chain to meet all delivery and specification requirements. Over the years Mardek has earned a reputation with customers as a trusted reliable partner in meeting those requirements. Our team of manufacturing, logistic, and customer service specialist strive to become an integral part of a cost effective solution in providing your contract manufactured components. Our employee’s skill and extensive international experience allows us to help companies expand and improve their existing manufacturing supply chain services.

Unlike other offshore manufacturing service providers, our customers interface directly with our US based office. Our expert team of US based engineers, project managers, and customer service personnel provide local support through the entire offshore manufacturing process. It is important to realize that our sourcing and metal manufacturing services provides our clients with unparalleled value, quality, and delivery. The internal collaboration with our network of validated ISO-9001 off-shore metal and plastic manufacturing partners ensures your components are produced to specification and delivered on time to your loading dock.

A transparent quoting process provides a fully loaded landed price for our customers to evaluate. All manufacturing, shipping, insurance, customs, and duty are included in the quoted price. There are no hidden or unexpected cost. This allows our customers to make a valid cost comparison to domestic manufactured sources.

In a word, we guarantee to meet our client’s expectations—every time, with no exceptions. 

Corporate Officers

Veronica Lee CEO
Mardek is Veronica’s second startup success.   Previously, Veronica worked in primary health care. She was responsible for developing and growing a network of 70+ physicians with over 100,000 patients.  Since founding Mardek in 2012, she has provided vital expertise in finance, management, strategic planning, human resources, customs, shipping, contract negotiation, IT and regulatory compliance.  She earned her MBA in Finance from Rochester Institute of Technology.
Charles Dekar President
Charlie has focused his entire career on contract manufacturing. An extensive area of his knowledge is founded in metal forming (sheet metal, die cast, extrusion, fabrication, forging, machining, tooling) and product assembly. his long career also includes plastic and electromagnetic components. As President, Charlie creates a seamless platform between the customers and manufacturing facilities in Asia. Improving efficiency for Mardek, customers and Mardek’s offshore factories is a primary driver for improving cost and service.  After 40 years in contract manufacturing, and 15 years in offshore sourcing, Charlie’s expertise is an invaluable asset for customer purchasing and development engineering personnel. He graduated with Bachelor of Science from the State University of New York at Binghamton.
Nick Dekar Vice President
Nick spent 11 years working in subcontract management and supply chain program management for Lockheed Martin prior to joining Mardek.  During this time he managed a diverse portfolio of procured items and services ranging from small off the shelf communications equipment to billion dollar subcontracts for complex aerospace products and services.  As a result Nick has seen first hand the costs of supply chain problems and knows the value of a manufacturer that is a partner versus simply a supplier.  At Mardek Nick leverages this experience to provide customers quality manufacturing services and improve customer supply chain cost, predictability, and service.  He graduated with a BS and MBA in Supply Chain Management from Clarkson University in Potsdam NY.

Sales Team

Ed Taylor Vice President Sales and Marketing
Kathy Taylor Customer Service Manager
Kathy joined Mardek in 2012.  The customer service group is required to manage the order fulfillment process for Mardek customers.  In fact, Kathy is responsible for making sure customer’s orders are received, verified with the factories they can meet the requested delivery, and pricing is correct.  Original order requirements, change orders, schedule changes, and shipping requirements are promptly handled and confirmed with the factory and the customer.  Orders are tracked from order entry through production, export, import and delivery to the customer.  Kathy has earned a very high regard from our customers for timely and accurate information regarding all stages of their order.  Kathy earned a BS in Mathematics from LeMoyne College.  Her previous experience was in banking as a teller and customer service manager.
Marla Peck Sales Representative
Marla established Marla Peck Associates in 1987, after working ten years in manufacturing.  She is a very trusted resource to her customers, and suppliers.  Marla manages Mardek accounts in Long Island, Metropolitan New York, and parts of Northeast New Jersey.  She has extensive knowledge in manufacturing services, electrical components and electronics.   Marla provides integrity, and reliability as promised to our customers   We are pleased to be associated with Marla Peck Associates.

Branch Office, Changsha, China

Yang Min Director
Min’s responsibilities for Mardek in China are managing quotations, purchasing, production scheduling, and logistics. She plays a key role in supplier relations and commercial transactions.

Yang Min earned an undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering as well as an MBA. She has 27 years of experience in international business. Min’s early career was working for a large automotive manufacturer, China National Automotive Import/Export Co. Her work there assisted in the manufacturing of Cars, Buses and Transport Vans. Min’s wide range of experience included positions as Saleswoman, Project Manager, Sales Manager, Senior Buyer and Senior Economist. She supported the acquisition of major capital equipment such as Assembly Line Equipment, Major Machine Tools, Foundry Equipment and Test Equipment Min also had responsibilities for component items including engines, starters generators shafts and gears.

Liu Yong Lin Engineering
Located in our Changsha office, Yong Lin is the direct interface on technical issues for Mardek with our Chinese Partner factories. He has an extensive background in component manufacturing, having worked for a bus manufacturer from 1976 till 1985. His experience there included machining, tooling and a specialty in heat treatment. He was also a member of the Technical Creation Team. Yong Lin left manufacturing to teach at a local University. He assumed his current responsibilities in 2003. Yong Lin Is extremely effective in making sure all aspects of Mardek customer technical requirements are understood and met by our partner factories. Together with Yang Min they work as a team to evaluate potential factory partners, providing education, training, and help our Partner factories understand and meet US standards.


Mardek has been a wonderful supplier for our Agriculture Business supplying us with parts and service exceeding our expectations…”

Canastota N/C, Corp.