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Mike Vieira

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SynergEyes

By Mike Vieira | Mar 25, 2018

Bioscience & Medical California

James Kirchner’s innovative contact lens relieves technology-induced eye strain, but vertical integration of the company's manufacturing operations is also catalyzing growth.

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Globe Plastics

By Mike Vieira | Mar 23, 2018

Industrial & Equipment California

Reggie Alphin leads operations for Chino’s diversified manufacturer as demand for the company’s injection molding portfolio surges.

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Ridge Merino

By Mike Vieira | Mar 13, 2018

Consumer & Lifestyle California

Co-founders Jeff and Susan Russell innovate and test the company's products in the great outdoors of the Eastern Sierra.

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McLeod Racing

By Mike Vieira | Mar 04, 2018

Consumer & Lifestyle California

Drag racer-turned-entrepreneur Paul Lee revitalized the company by tapping into the growing global automotive racing and aftermarket industries.

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Innovative Metal Designs

By Mike Vieira | Feb 21, 2018

California

Carlos Danze’s diversified contract manufacturer eyes the future as it invests today to keep customers on the leading edge.

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Anchor Audio

By Mike Vieira | Feb 17, 2018

Aerospace & Electronics California

A key supplier to the U.S. military, the NFL, and MLB, high-quality and customer service keep Alex Jacobs’ audio electronics manufacturer ahead of the competition.

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True Story Foods

By Mike Vieira | Jan 28, 2018

Food & Beverage California

For founders Rob Engelhart and Phil Gatto, old-world methods bring organic, farm-to-table meats to the top of the food supply chain.

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Sea Salt Candy Company

By Mike Vieira | Jan 23, 2018

Food & Beverage California

Despite early setbacks, business for "Chief Salty Sister" Gretchen Bender and sister Lisa is still sweet.  

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Masters in Metal

By Mike Vieira | Jan 08, 2018

Consumer & Lifestyle Industrial & Equipment California

From fine art to aerospace, Masters In Metal balances a specialized workforce to meet the demands of two different metalworking markets

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Pacific Paper

By Mike Vieira | Jan 06, 2018

Supply Chain California

Great customer service drives CEO Bill Donahue and Pacific Paper towards an expanding geographic customer base, where fast delivery is key.