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Room 2200
2801 W. Bancroft St.
Toledo, OH 43606-3390
419.530.4425

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Friends of the Center

Thank you to the following companies for supporting our Center!

Triple diamond plastics

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Triple Diamond Plastics was established in early 2005, and now has more than 30 years of collective experience in the manufacturing design and mold-making industry. This Woman owned business continues to understand, meet and strive to exceed customer requirements. Triple Diamond Plastics offers a broad range of distribution packaging and structural foam molded solutions to meet the needs of a variety of industries.  

www.tdplastics.com

 
mb capital

Since 1988, MB Capital has invested more than $20 million in over 10 companies. Throughout this time, they have been firmly focused on one thing: growth- a goal that has recently intensified with their international expansion. MB Capital is a tight-nit family company, each sharing the common goal of helping proactive businesses reach their next levels. 

www.mbcapital.co 

 
Foundation Steel

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Foundation Steel, LLC performs rebar jobs that range anywhere from a few tons to over 4,000 tons and includes small foundation jobs as well as large highway bridges. Their structural division has experience in everything from  small PEMB jobs to setting large highway bridges. At Foundation Steel, employees are their most important resource and they greatly value each and every one, which represents itself in the quality of work provided to contractors.             


www.foundationsteel.net        

                                                                                                  
dOWLING sTEEL llc

Dowling Steel                                                      http://www.dowlingsteel.com/

 
Laibe electric/technology

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Laibe Electric/Technology was founded in 1926 in Toledo, Ohio. After more than 90 years, we continue as a family owned and operated business. We provide a diversified and complete line of service, installation and product offerings to our customers including commercial and industrial electrical systems, site lighting, building automation and temperature control, refrigeration power and control, fire, security and sound systems. 

www.laibe.com  

 
the countertop shop

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The Countertop Shop was originally started in 1990 as a  commercial cabinet company. The Countertop Shop provides only the best name brand  products and uses state of the art equipment to measure, fabricate and install  countertops.The mission of The Countertop Shop is to surpass our customers’  expectations by providing excellent innovative products, precise and reliable  service, and efficient on-time delivery at competitive prices.

www.countertopshop.net 

 
Peak electric inc. 

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Established in 2000, Peak has evolved into a single source provider for wholesale electrical products, lighting, facility maintenance supplies as well as truck supplies and equipment. Peak continues to be recognized throughout Ohio as an industry leader focused on maintaining the best support staff and most reliable products available.  

www.peakelectrictoledo.com  

 
the trust company

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Founded in 1990, The Trust Company recognizes and honors the responsibilities bestowed upon it by families, businesses, Taft-Hartley arrangements and non-profit organizations. We actively manage investment portfolios and serve client needs, shouldering the fiduciary responsibility inherent to and protected by our role as corporate trustee.
The company remains independent and privately-held with founding families continuing as owners and clients.   

www.ttcna.com 

 
Designetics, inc

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Designetics customizes solutions for our partners’ challenges. We’re problem-solvers, with wide-ranging capabilities.

For decades, we’ve been at the leading edge of designing and manufacturing application systems. Our work is performance-proven, precision-driven and always innovating.

www.designetics.com 

 
Northwood industries

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Northwood Industries is a multi-generation family business that began in 1968. Northwood provides precision machined component parts, mechanical assemblies and engineering design services to manufacturing companies throughout the North America, Europe, and Asia.

Our business grows through serving customers by blending the talent of our highly trained machinists with state-of-the-art computer aided design and machining technologies.

www.nwindustries.com

 
2-Scale

2 scale

Everyone has a story to tell, including your company brand. We are experts at bringing that story to life. Contact us for innovative 2D & 3D branding visuals.

www.2-scale.com

 
hirzel canning company

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Hirzel Canning, producers of Dei Fratelli products, was founded in 1923 by Carl Hirzel. The farm continues to be passed down nearly a century later on to the fifth generation of family.  

Hirzel Farms works closely with over 30 local, family growers in NW Ohio and SE Michigan to grow the highest quality produce and provide the most flavorful tomato products. Hirzel works to maintain the integrity of the soil and preserving the food that is provided. 

http://www.hirzel.com 

 
namsa

NAMSA

NAMSA is a medical research organization providing expert regulatory, laboratory, clinical, and compliance services to medical device and healthcare product manufacturers. 

At every stage of the product development process, we provide strategic guidance and tactical support to help clients commercialize medical products in the major markets of the world. 

http://www.NAMSA.com 

 
crescent manufacturing Co.

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Founded in 1898, Crescent is a specialty blade manufacturer and the only firm in the U.S. dedicated solely to specialty blade design and production. 

As the world's leading specialty blade producer, we use the knowledge of more than 100 years' experience to produce custom blades of unequaled sharpness, durability, and quality. 

http://www.crescentblades.com

 
bard manufacturing

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Bard Manufacturing Company began in 1914, in a second story office building in Bryan, Ohio. Dale Bard founded a small heating and plumbing contracting business. Over 100 years later and they are on fourth generation family leadership. Our modern facilities and state-of-the-art equipment allow us to deliver consistent, quality products to our globally expanded market. Bard is the industry’s leading innovator of wall-mount air conditioning and heat pump technology.

Bard has been committed to highest quality in the engineering and manufacturing climate control solutions since the beginning, and it is what distinguishes the Bard name today. We take a proactive approach to quality, testing each unit individually before we ship it.

www.bardhvac.com

 
SHrader tire & oil

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Shrader Tire & Oil is a locally owned and operated commercial truck tire and lubricant supplier. Throughout Ohio, Michigan and Indiana, we provide the highest quality products and services to truck fleets and manufacturers.

www.shradertireandoil.com

 
surface combustion

Surface

Founded in 1915 on a patented heating concept, Surface Combustion has continued to redefine performance limits and introduce a wide variety of advancements in thermal processing equipment. 

Innovation is tradition which has led to more than 645 patents and 75 registered trademarks support our technical accomplishments.

http://www.surfacecombustion.com

 
R.S. Hanline and company

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The R.S. Hanline Company is a proud supplier of value-added fresh produce to all tiers of food distribution. For over 25 years, we have been a dedicated partner to some of the most reputable food service, retail, food manufacturing, and wholesale distribution companies in the country.  Strategically located in Shelby, Ohio, our company operates out of a 220,000 square foot facility that is equipped with sixteen separate temperature-controlled storage units and processing areas.

http://www.rshanline.com/

 

jerl machine, inc

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Since 1975, Jerl Machine has provided precision metalworking and machining for a diverse group of industrial and manufacturing customers. We take pride in employing highly skilled toolmakers and engineers, investing in state-of-the-art technology, and fostering an environment of continuous improvement. Jerl Machine’s core competencies include large part machining, CNC turning and milling, bending, welding, and major component sub-assemblies. At Jerl Machine, we don’t view quality as merely something to check at the end of a process, but rather a commitment to excellence every step along the way.

www.jerl.com

 
Granite City pickling and warehouse

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Granite City Pickling and Warehouse has been pickling steel in Granite City, IL since 1984. A majority of our work is for the local steel mill. We process for their customers who require first class quality and service. We provide the final inspection of the steel that the mill ships to critical customers like Ford Motor Company, Tower Automotive, and many others.

www.gcpw.com

 
Bellevue Manufacturing company

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bollin label company

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QUALITY LABLES, EFFECTIVE SOLUTIONS
Bollin Label Systems is a dynamic, family-owned and trusted name in the label printing industry for over 40 years. We have provided quality label solutions that connect with consumers or provide labeling solutions in many industries, nationwide.
Our collaborative approach is used industrial, consumer goods, warehouse, supermarkets and food processors markets. In addition, Bollin Labels Systems can assist you with Monarch labelers and labels, thermal printers and ribbons.
To learn more about us, visit www.bollin.com

 

Pioneer Industrial systems

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At Pioneer Industrial Systems, we pride ourselves in identifying solutions. Combining this ability with our love for new technology, and a strong desire to create, allows Pioneer to push the boundaries of industrial engineering and machine building. Pairing our world-class employees with solid business processes, enables Pioneer Industrial Systems to offer our customers an engineered solution that not only meets their needs, but exceeds their expectations. Pioneer Industrial Systems designs, builds, programs, and integrates sophisticated automated equipment. We are proud to be an authorized FANUC integrator and have earned the distinction of Strategic Market Specialist in the tire industry.

www.pioneerindsys.com

 
 

Giant Industries

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Founded in 1977, Giant is a manufacturer and distributor of high pressure positive displacement pumps, accessories, power units and towels. Pumping water and/or water-like fluids up to 625 GPM with some pumps capable of reaching up to 50,000 PSI. Fluid temperature can reach 220 degrees Fahrenheit. Common markets are Sewer Cleaning, Pressure Washer, Car Wash, Oil Field, Steel, Automotive, Paper & Pulp, Heat Exchange cleaning, Misting/Humidity Control and many more.

giantpumps.com

 

gross electric

 gross electric

Gross Electric is the oldest independent, family owned lighting distributor in the area. For over 100 years we have been a distributor of lighting fixtures & electrical products to retail, contractor and end user market.

grosselectric.com

 

shopmetrics

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Founded in 2004, Shopmetrics is a company that offers technology platform solutions to mystery shopping and market research providers worldwide. Today Shopmetrics is a global organization with offices in North America and Europe. With over 80 full-time, dedicated developers and product specialists we are committed to providing technology that is the industry benchmark in mystery shopping and market research.

Our products such as the Shopmetrics mystery shopping platform, MobiAudit mobile scheduling and data-collection app, and Surveo survey collection and reporting suite are in use in over 80 countries worldwide. Together these tools provide a fully-integrated suite for online and offline data collection, storage, delivery and analysis. Our clients realize significant cost savings and efficiency improvements as they utilize our products to achieve maximum control and insight into their critical daily operations.

shopmetrics.com

 


Sponsors

  • 53
  • eastman_smith
  • Schumaker
  • Huntington
  • Hylant
  • William Vaughan
  • Rehmann
  • Skylight financial group
Last Updated: 9/10/18