Meet Our Experts

Teamwork is a way of life at Fasteners Plus. Working together ensures we’re offering the very best to our customers, every day. Whether it’s our quality products, value prices, or superior service, our number one goal is to provide the very best shopping experience. Meet the people who are making that happen.

Derek McLaughlin

Business Unit Fanatic™

Derek was born and raised in Iowa. After college, he spent some time living in Omaha, NE and Denver, CO, before returning to his home state. He has experience in Sales, Service, Marketing, Account Management and Entrepreneurship, and brings unique skills to the table to help make Fasteners Plus an industry leader. In his spare time, he enjoys anything outdoors, playing guitar, fitness and spending time with his Wife and dog.

Sean Waters

Sales & Service Specialist

Sean relocated to Iowa from California and brought along with him a knowledge and passion of working with contractors and homeowners for all their construction needs! Sean managed a large Home Improvement store for many years in California and excels at providing a great customer experience every time. Outside of work, Sean enjoys spending time with his wife and two children. He also likes playing in the local adult hockey league and cheering on Notre Dame in football.

Matt Bruckman

Sales & Service Specialist

Matt has been in the construction field for over 20 years, starting in the field and transitioning to the supply side. He moved all over the Midwest working for both small and large lumber yards, doing it all, from selling, managing sales and production. When Matt is not at work he is either with his family, on the water or in the woods. He is passionate about the environment and donates his time and efforts to Ducks Unlimited for habitat restoration. He is a diehard Iowan, wears his black and gold proudly, always promoting our great state and our Hawkeyes.

Jordan Fischer

Sales & Service Specialist

Jordan has many years working in Manufacturing, most recently as a Manufacturing Manager, where he held a variety of different roles and responsibilities. Jordan's background gives him excellent knowledge of products, processes and people. He is an Iowan through and through, and is a loyal Hawkeye fan (he literally bleeds Black and Gold). He enjoys playing and watching many different sports, and stays active. In his spare time, he likes to spend time with his family and friends.

Rodney Shifflett

Sales & Service Specialist

Rodney is also an Iowa native, and the newest member of the Fasteners Plus team. He brings along a strong desire to learn about the industry and to positively impact customers. He has a background in Purchasing, Sales and Customer Service. In his free time, Rodney enjoys the outdoors, specifically kayaking the local water ways with his family. With his new position, Rodney's priorities in life are Faith, Family, and Fasteners!