Burl Finkelstein

Executive VP of Operations and General Counsel, Kason Industries

Burl Finkelstein has worked at Kason Industries for over 34 years in various roles from manufacturing engineer thru VP of engineering and now serves as the Executive VP of Operations and in-house counsel.  Burl has almost four decades of technical work that includes product design and manufacturing process design and development.  His hands on experiences have nurtured a passion for manufacturing and a drive to make products in the United States.

 Mr. Finkelstein has superb business acumen and an uncanny intuitive mechanical ability allowing him to “see” the big picture without loosing the “feel” for the intricate details.  He handles general legal work for a mid size private company including outside litigation, IP and contracts issues and has negotiated several positive settlements.

Activities are designing, building and flying all sizes of model rockets, Current prefect of Atlanta TRIPOLI rocket club, shooting professional fireworks displays, representing the national armature rocketry organizations in dealing with ATF, Working with local teachers and scout groups to promote science education. He enjoys playing rock guitar and drums, house remodeling and many craft activities.