We specialize in round, square, rectangle and specially shaped Electric Resistance Welded (ERW) tubing using low carbon, high-strength low-alloy (HSLA) and coated steels. Diversified Tube is a joint venture that is in the process of obtaining certifications in MBE & WBE, ISO & TS Certification.
Our mission is to manufacture mechanical steel tubing while emphasizing a safe, customer-first, cost-effective environment that creates growth opportunities for our employees and stakeholders.
Our vision is to be a leading manufacturer of steel tubing driven by operational excellence, diversifying our customer base and achieving strategic growth that will increase the value of the company for our stakeholders, employees and community.
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Cassaundra Bing, President. Prior to launching Diversified Tube, Bing served as General Manager for the Bing Metals Group Steel Processing Division, formerly known as Bing Steel, founded in 1980. As the Executive Vice President and General Manager she oversaw the day-to-day operations of the multi-million dollar flat roll facility and had full profit and loss responsibility.
Bing joined the business in January 1986. She began her career training in the Accounting department, and subsequently worked in various areas of the business including Quality, Purchasing, Materials Management and Customer Service departments.
Bing is active in the community. She works with Alternatives For Girls, a nonprofit organization that serves homeless and high-risk girls and young women. Bing currently is a trustee for Japhet School in Madison Heights, and she is a former board member of Lula Belle Stewart. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree from Michigan State University.
Josh Forquer, Vice President of Sales. Forquer has 15 years of experience in the steel business. He served as Vice President of sales at Bing Steel, an automotive supplier. In that role, he was responsible for new business development, account management, and tool procurement. Before joining The Bing Group, Forquer held positions in the purchasing department at Valeo. Forquer gained global insight to conducting business abroad while serving in Paris, France as a global commodity manager.
Forquer holds an Executive MBA from the Eli Broad School of Management at Michigan State University and a BS in Business and Industrial Management with a concentration in Marketing from GMI Engineering & Management Institute, now known as Kettering University in Flint, Michigan.