About Us

Who We Are

High Performance Products is the Midwest’s leading provider of industrial coatings, linings, and floorings for a variety of industries.

High Performance Products was established in 1987 to provide a full line of high-performance coatings and products for industrial environments. Based in Louisville, Kentucky, we specialize in coatings for infrastructure, food & beverage, water & wastewater, OEM, petrochemical, power generation, and plant maintenance, in addition to many other industries.

What We Offer

We carry products that are low or no VOC (Volatile Organic Compounds), and LEED Credit products. High Performance Products offers a variety of services to our customers. We provide professional consultations so that you receive the best product for your needs. We perform plant surveys and conduct engineering presentations. If you are unfamiliar with the product you will be using, we conduct in-house training for your maintenance crews. If you don’t have a maintenance crew, we can also refer reliable contractors that are familiar with the products and techniques required.

High Performance Products boasts excellent custom matching capabilities with quick turnaround time. We are constantly finding ways to upgrade products by searching for improvements on the cutting edge of technology.

Our Core Services

We are a stocking distributor with a full line of:

  • Protective Coatings
  • Linings
  • Chemical Resistant/Decorative Resinous Flooring
  • Systems for Industrial Environments

In addition to carrying these products, we also manage our own warehouse and in-house delivery options.

What Makes Us Different

  • Professional consultations – best material recommendation for your specific application
  • Plant surveys
  • Conduct engineering presentations
  • Product training for in-house maintenance crews
  • Referrals of trained and experienced contractors for your specific project
  • Over 30 years of experience
  • Custom color matching
  • Quick turnaround times
  • In-house delivery service
  • Low/zero V.O.C. products
  • Mold and lead treatment products



Our Team

Pamela Sholtes



37 years corrosion-resistant coatings

Mark Sholtes


44 years in special coatings

Delbert Masterson


36 years in the coating industry

Matt Lichtefeld


11 years in the coating industry