Corporate Achievement Award

This award is presented to an organization that provides leadership through mentoring and community programs; and who practices exceptional business principles while demonstrating the ideals of the Molloy College mission.

Coast – Line International Sean and Cindy O’ Rourke Corporate Achievement Award

Sean and Cindy O' Rourke
Coast - Line International

Sean O'Rourke is a long time Rockville Centre resident.  Mr. O'Rourke was the oldest of eight (8) children born to Bridget and Thomas O'Rourke in County Galway, Ireland, and came to America in 1971 at the tender age of 19.  A mere two (2) years later he had risen to become President of Division #3 of the Nassau County Ancient Order of Hibernians, making him at that time the youngest Division President in the country.  He was honored as Division #3's Man of the Year in 1980.

By 1993 Mr. O'Rourke had acquired a controlling interest in and became President and Chief Executive Officer of Coast-Line International Distributors Ltd., a supplier of raw materials to the aircraft and aerospace industries, where he remains today.  Mr. O'Rourke is also President of both Bangor Realty Ltd and Wendell 08 Realty Ltd.

On the charitable side, for approximately the last thirty (30) years, Mr. O'Rourke has been a member and one of the main sponsors of the Galway Mummers Festival, which promotes traditional Irish music, dance, and storytelling.  In 1987 he was a founding member of the Eire Og Gaelic Football Club ,and is presently a member of the Long Island Gales Hurling and Football Club and a Selector of the Hurling team.  Mr. O'Rourke was honored by both the New York State Gaelic Athletic Association and Ards Friary in 2010 as their Man of the Year.

In 2007 Mr. O'Rourke became a member of the Advisory Board for the then-newly established Institute of Irish Studies at Molloy College.  He joined the Rockville Centre St. Patrick's Parade Committee in1998, serving as a member of the Parade's Board of Directors since 2004, as its Vice-President during 2009 and 2010 and as its President during 2011 and 2012.  In October of 2015, the Galway Association of NY honored him with a Special Recognition Award.  2016 St. Patrick's Day, New York City, Mr. O'Rourke was the Grand Marshall of the County Galway Association, he had the privilege to lead this group up Fifth Ave. 

Mr. O'Rourke has been a Rockville Centre resident and member of of the Parish of St. Agnes since 1983.  John and his wife of 40 years, Cynthia, have five (5) children, Heather, Cynthia, Thomas, Patricia and Breffni, two son-in-law's and 6 grandchildren.

Welcome to Coast-Line International
Serving The Industrial & Aerospace Industries Since 1960

Executive Office Amityville, NY 11701   Additional Shipping locations, Atlanta, GA and Hudson MA.  

Coast-Line supplies a broad range of products for our manufacturing, repair and overhaul customers in areas like aerospace, armor, automotive, defense, glass, industrial, marine, printed circuit board and R & D. Most products ship the day the order is placed. We have personnel available at all our locations to give technical assistance and recommendations on abrasives, adhesives, aerospace sealants, breather / bleeder cloth, clean room products, connection valves, core material, cutting tools, disconnects, epoxy resins, flow mediums, fuel tank sealants, health & safety products, hoses, hot bonders, magnetic particles processing materials, nondestructive testing penetrants, packaging material, pre-preg, pressure sensitive tapes, release film, release liquids, repair sealants, technical fabrics - fiberglass, kevlar, aramid, hybrids, tooling products, vacuum bagging films, vacuum pumps and more. Our products are manufactured with the highest quality standards by the leading manufacturers of technologically advanced and proven products. Some of these manufacturers include: 3M, AcTech, Airtech, Hexcel Schwebel, Intertape, Magnaflux, MAS Epoxies, Nida Core, Norton, Paragon, Permacel, Sigma, Tesa and Wichitech.

If there are products you cannot find or if there is any additional information you need, please call us and our customer service representatives will be happy to assist you!

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Cynthia Metzger
Director of Corporate Relations
1000 Hempstead Avenue P.O. Box 5002 Rockville Centre, New York 11571-5002