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Ben Wiese

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Zurvita

By Ben Wiese | Jan 31, 2023

Food & Beverage Texas

With a storied evolution from electricity and legal services provider to nutritional drink manufacturer, co-founder and CEO Jay Shafer's company has finally found its stride.

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Where Wood Meets Steel

By Ben Wiese | Jan 16, 2023

Built Environment Consumer & Lifestyle Colorado

The custom furniture manufacturer embraces a local supply chain by upcycling urban trees into residential and commercial designs.

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Reid Machine

By Ben Wiese | Jan 10, 2023

Consumer & Lifestyle California

A preeminent name in hot rod racing products, founder Darrell Reid is looking to automation to keep up with scorching demand.

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TMC Services

By Ben Wiese | Jan 08, 2023

Aerospace & Electronics Bioscience & Medical Energy Industrial & Equipment Texas

A pandemic pivot kept founder Mario Fuentes’ machine shop alive with a diverse portfolio of engineering and manufacturing services.

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B&D Precision

By Ben Wiese | Dec 02, 2022

Aerospace & Electronics Bioscience & Medical Consumer & Lifestyle Industrial & Equipment California

Founder Dan Austin’s contract manufacturer is targeting growth in aerospace and defense -- thanks in part to the continued evolution of welding technology.

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Heitek Automation

By Ben Wiese | Nov 13, 2022

Industrial & Equipment Arizona Colorado

Recent winner of the Arizona Manufacturers Council’s Excellence in Innovation Award, President Scott Heiling’s automation manufacturer continues along a virtually unstoppable growth trajectory.

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FaceKey Corporation

By Ben Wiese | Nov 01, 2022

Aerospace & Electronics Bioscience & Medical Consumer & Lifestyle Energy Food & Beverage Industrial & Equipment Texas

Co-founder Annette Starkweather's company has helped reshape the way other manufacturers secure their businesses for over two decades.

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Shamrock Precision

By Ben Wiese | Oct 09, 2022

Aerospace & Electronics Energy Industrial & Equipment Texas

Smart inventory strategies and a push for diversification has allowed President Corbin Embrey's contract manufacturer to nudge its way into new -- and rapidly growing -- industries.

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North 7 Industrial

By Ben Wiese | Sep 11, 2022

Aerospace & Electronics Industrial & Equipment Texas

Leveraging his experience in international manufacturing, co-owner Elpidio Garcia's component and tooling company has evolved to provide end-to-end supply chain solutions.

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One Source Manufacturing

By Ben Wiese | Sep 11, 2022

Aerospace & Electronics Industrial & Equipment Texas

President Kevin Shipley's cutting-edge contract manufacturer has its sights set on space after exploring other frontiers over its 25-year history.