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About Us

Family-founded, community-minded, and solution-focused

Since 1972, SMC has built a reputation for finding innovative ways to solve our customers' problems. Though we’ve grown in locations, size, and technology over the years, our commitment to delivering the best possible service to our customers, employees, vendor partners, and the community hasn’t changed.

Watch this video to learn more about our first 50 years in business.

Our Mission Statement

We will provide value to our customers, employees, and shareholders through the manufacture of a product or delivery of a service in an ethically and environmentally responsible manner, to ensure the long-term, profitable growth of the company.

Our Executive Group

Kevin Ausburn

Chairman, CEO
Since 1982

Rich Bachus


Since 1982

Randy Bachus

Executive VP, National Accounts
Since 1987

Matt Ausburn

Chief Financial Officer
Since 2013

Mark McNay

Sr. VP, General Manager SOMO
Since 1978

Brad Bennett

General Manager AHC
Since 2005

Jimmy Toal

VP, General Manager WSB
Since 2017

Gary Robinson

VP, General Manager Sooner
Since 2001

Ben Jones

VP - Information Systems
Since 1984

Jeff Woods

Corporate Sales Manager
Since 1989

Bryan Vote

National Accounts Manager
Since 1987

Matthew Massey

Operations Manager
Since 2008

Our four locations

Based in Springfield, Missouri, we have satellite operations in Kansas City, Missouri; Conway, Arkansas; and Tulsa, Oklahoma. This comprehensive coverage has made us one of the largest and most diverse independent corrugated manufacturers in the Midwest.

Our Locations

SMC: Then & Now

Investing in the community

We actively participate in civic, charitable, and social groups to have a positive impact on the community. We stay connected in our communities, not out of a sense of obligation, or because we believe we will benefit from that connection—we do it because SMC Cares.

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