Ed Slagel 

Founder of Tool Marketing Service (now ProductiveCNC), Ed has worked as a manufacturers representative in the Mid-West area for over 15 years.  Ed has been working in the manufacturing industry for over 27 years.  With experience in CNC service, sales and applications.

Serving the OH, MI, W. PA and WV markets



ProductiveCNC represents manufactures of cutting tools, workholding products and lathe tool accessories through out the mid-west.  We represent a variety of industry leading products, and strive to bring our customers high quality products along with high energy customer service.  With our extensive manufacturing backgrounds, and wide range of options; we bring creative and comprehensive solutions to your manufacturing challenges.  Our number one goal is to assist you in making your machine a PRODUCTIVECNC.

Mike Palmer 

 Mike has been working in the manufacturing industry for over 21 years. Very strong machining background including CAD/CAM,  CNC Programming, and Tool Design.  He has been working in the cutting tool industry for the last 17 years. 

Serving the  OH, IN, and  KY  markets  


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NOTE:  Not all products represented throughout the entire territory.

High Energy Marketing, Connecting Manufacturers with Customers and Customers with Innovation!

Mike Wood

With 15 years of CNC programming, set up, and operations and an addition 7 plus years as a technical cutting tool applications sales person; Mike is a great resource for process improvements, cost savings and cycle time reductions.

Serving the  OH, MI, and  IN  markets



Frank Montleone

Frank has worked in the carbide tooling industry both as a machinist and an application specialist. He spent 25 years with two prominent carbide companies.  Frank specializes in the application of carbide tooling to achieve productivity improvements at the spindle.

Serving the  N.W. OH, and  PA  markets