Management Team

Joel Levine, CEO and President

Joel Levine has been guiding and leading companies for 38 years, As CEO and President of Airbrasive®, Joel insures that the company is serving customers to their total satisfaction.  As both an accomplished metallurgical engineer and businessman, he understands Airbrasive® customers better than most.  He also directs our engineering and quality inspection departments to ensure that Airbrasive continues as the leader in micro blasting by leading the development of new products and technology for the benefit of Airbrasive customers.

Mr. Levine’s accomplished resume also includes appointments as Chairman and CEO of American Blind and Wallpaper; CEO of Lawrence-Philip & Co.; CEO of Hanover Associates and Lawrence Merchandising Services; Principal, CEO, COO and CFO positions at NPS Technology Group and Executive with Instrument Systems Corporation.  Mr. Levine received a BS in Engineering Science from Hofstra University; a MS Metallurgical Engineering from New York University and an MBA from Roth Graduate School of Business Administration.  Mr. Levine is also a Licensed Professional Engineer in 7 states and has served as a Director on numerous Boards.

Diane Cassetta, General Manager

Diane Cassetta our General Manager is in charge of making sure that Airbrasive® customer orders and deliveries are performed to 100% satisfaction.  Ms. Cassetta started at SS White in 1983 in the customer service department. In 1992, Diane was promoted to the planning department for the Airbrasive product line, handling purchasing and planning. In 2001, Diane was promoted to Sr. Planner for the Airbrasive Division. In 2015, Ms. Cassetta was promoted to General Manager of the new Airbrasive Jet Technologies.

Bruce Berger, Chief Operating Officer

Bruce Berger has been helping to grow companies for 30 years.  He ensures that Airbrasive maintains its strong financial position and ability to ship product within 24 hours of a customer order.

Mr. Berger’s accomplished resume includes being the founding member of Recapitalization Partners; General Partner and Co-Founder of Lindenwood Capital Partners, LP, and President of White River Partners. He is a graduate of Rutgers University, is a Certified Public Accountant, Certified Fraud Examiner and Certified Valuation Analyst. Mr. Berger has served as Chairman of the Board for numerous privately held companies.

Nat Wasserstein, General Counsel

Nat Wasserstein is instrumental in maintaining Abrasives high standards of internal compliance with all regulatory laws and product specifications.

He is also the principal of Lindenwood Associates LLC, a strategic development and restructuring firm in New York.  He is also the founder of the law firm, NS Wasserstein & Associates, PLLC.  Mr. Wasserstein’s accomplished resume includes being the former President of XShares Advisors, LLC; Co-Founder and General Partner of Lindenwood Capital Partners, LP; Managing Director at White River Corporation; and member of the special assets team for Global Corporate Finance at Chase Manhattan Bank.  Mr. Wasserstein has served on the National Board of Directors for the Turnaround Management Association; is a graduate of Cornell University, has a law degree from Brooklyn Law School and an MBA from Baruch College.  He is also a Certified Fraud Examiner and is a member of the Bar of the State of New York, New Jersey, and the United States Supreme Court.