Benchmade Knife Company Promotes Jon de Asis to Sr. Director of Operations

Jon de Asis
Jon de Asis

Oregon City, OR -( Benchmade Knife Company, manufacturer of premium sports cutlery for more than two decades, is pleased to announce the promotion of Jon de Asis to the role of Senior Director of Operations.

In this new position, Jon will oversee all aspects of manufacturing at Benchmade’s factory including the production, quality, supply chain, engineering and advance development departments. Jon will report to the President & CEO of Benchmade, Les de Asis.

Previously for Benchmade, Jon served as Product Line Manager and Supply Chain Manager. Prior to joining the company, he spent over five years in China serving as a Vice President for SinoRegent, a contract manufacturer serving various sporting goods industries. Jon holds a B.S. and MBA from the University of Oregon.

“We’re extremely excited to have Jon step into this new role,” said Les de Asis. “Jon’s broad experience and leadership skills will be critical to managing our strong growth, and ensuring that we continue to deliver industry-leading quality and innovation.”

About Benchmade Knife Company

For more than two decades, Benchmade Knife Company, has been committed to exceeding the expectations of elite users around the world through manufacturing a broad range of products that offer superior quality and performance, built to meet the specific needs of a wide and loyal customer base. In addition, all Benchmade products are covered by the company’s LifeSharp service and limited lifetime warranty.

For more information about Benchmade’s world class products and Customer Service, please call 1-800-800-7427 or visit

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Yves Neveux

I am M. Neveux of Bastide sarl, and I met Les in 1997 for the extension of a patent in USA.
I contact Benchmade company because a French firm would made 50000 knives each year during 2 years for French Army only with the axis lock mecanism. Is it possible ? I sa license possible ?
Please I beg a answer as soon as possible.
Best regards
Yves Neveux