Since 1985, Connectronics has been an industry-leading designer and manufacturer of standard RF connectors, custom RF connectors, RF adapters, and microwave connectors. Unlike manufacturers who assemble components purchased from third parties, Connectronics custom-designs and manufactures their components from drawing to assembly with in-house engineering, manufacturing, and assembly near Indianapolis in Edinburgh, Indiana.
Since 1949, Pat Mooney Saws has provided the U.S. with metal sawing machine tools from leading brands, support, parts, and service. The founder’s philosophy was “to be a successful enterprise, provide products that are reliable and then provide support for these products with good people who are well trained. It’s as simple as that.” This philosophy lives on today.
Pat Mooney Saws has grown and expanded by establishing partnerships with companies from around the globe that produce reliable and innovative products. The company offers a range of services from its 47,000 square foot headquarters in Addison, Illinois, including a high-tech service center, circular saw sharpening, band saw blade welding, fabrication, assembly shop, just-in-time parts inventory, and machine training.
Since 1996, Tri-Mation Industries, has reduced labor costs, improved accuracy, and production times. A team of 50+ robotic integrators specialize in building automated assembly manufacturing systems for part production in any required volume or level of complexity.
IMA Schelling Group USA is the U.S. subsidiary of Schelling Anlagenbau, GmbH (Austria), and IMA Klessmann GmbH (Germany). In 2015, Schelling acquired IMA Klessmann GmbH, a worldwide leader in woodworking technologies. Together, the two companies offer a variety of panel processing needs solutions to the North American market from the U.S. headquarters in Raleigh, NC.
Precision Drive Systems offers spindle sales and service for OEM’s and owners of CNC routers, milling machines and robotic units. Since 1996, PDS has become the global leader in precision high-speed spindles. With a global network of full-service precision spindle repair and manufacturing facilities located in the United States, Canada, Brazil and Germany PDS is well-positioned for success.
Catawba Science Center, in Hickory, NC, is a 35,000 sq. ft. science technology museum whose purpose is to change lives and inspire learning through science and wonder. The museum houses interactive exhibits, an aquarium with touch tank and a state-of-the-art planetarium. Catawba Science Center hosts children’s birthday parties and offers diverse educational programs throughout the year.
The company is dedicated to providing the finest quality lineman tools, lineman equipment and other utility supplies available and providing its customers with a personal touch. American Safety’s focus is on providing the best in equipment and testing to electrical/energy companies and co-op utilities as well as individual lineman. American Safety Utility Corporation was formed in 1982 in Forest City, NC and is now located in Shelby NC.
BETCO, established in Statesville, NC in 1984, is the industry’s premier mini-storage manufacturer, with a focus on the production of single and multilevel metal self-storage buildings. As a single-source manufacturer, BETCO provides comprehensive self-storage solutions across the United States.
Founded in 1979, Osborne Wood Products, Inc. supplies the cabinet and furniture trade internationally with the highest quality decorative wood components. The company serves OEM’s, cabinetry firms, many avid hobbyists and Do-It-Yourselfers with unfinished wooden parts and furniture.
Nestled in the beautiful Appalachian foothills of Toccoa, Georgia, Osborne’s manufacturing and distribution facility is approximately 80,000 square feet; fully equipped with state of the art CNC woodworking equipment.
Paradise Provisions, located in Topsail, NC, was born out of a desire to take the work out of meal planning and entertaining, freeing up more time for their customers to spend time with loved ones and embark on adventures. The company offers carefully designed food and cocktail kits that minimize shopping, meal planning, over buying and waste. Paradise Provisions offers its customers essential kits that are ready to go whenever they are.
Formed as a joint venture of US Steel and Court Holdings Limited, Chrome Deposit Corporation is a world leader in mill roll surfacing technologies. The company’s primary emphasis is supporting the steel industry with knowledge, innovation and teamwork. As pioneers in chrome plating and EDT technologies, Chrome Deposit Corporation remains at the cutting edge of the steel rolling industry. Chrome Deposit Corporation has locations in Monroe and Akron, OH, Berkeley, SC, Columbus, MS, Pittsburg, CA and Portage, IN.
CAMaster based in Cartersville, Georgia, specializes in manufacturing industry-specific CNC production solutions. Their machines are typically used in general manufacturing, sign making, cabinet-making, milling of non-ferrous metals, production of vacuum form molds, as well as in woodworking, plastics, and engraving fields. CAMaster is a trusted name for CNC routers.
Southern Bracing Systems, based in Rome, Georgia, is the world’s leading cargo securement company offering innovative products and personalized service to highway, marine and the intermodal shipping industries. Founded in 1985, the company was built on years of experience in the transportation industry from rail yards to ship yards, roadways and skyways. Southern Bracing Systems has transformed cargo securement and saved its clients billions of dollars in freight loss and damage over the years.
NEXTech based in Cornelius, North Carolina, specializes in precision woodworking machinery including CNC routers, edgebanders, sanders and panel saws to increase efficiency and production. In design, quality, price and service, NEXTech goes above and beyond industry standards.
Benz Inc. specializes in the development and manufacturing of future-oriented tooling systems for turning and milling machines and machining centers for the wood and metalworking industires. Based out of Haslach, Germany, Benz has an office in Charlotte, NC that serves North and South America as well as Canada.
HASKO Inc., based in Chattanooga, TN, engineers and manufactures the innovative line of Hasko “Heavy-Built” equipment and Haskan scanners that detect defects in wood flooring. The company has been satisfying the needs of the wood processing industry since 1930. Combining robust design with modern technology, the innovative, customer-driven company strives to become a vital part of its customers’ success. Widely known for going the extra mile to ensure complete satisfaction, HASKO has a philosophy of providing more than the customer expects.
Southern Glove is a family-owned manufacturer and supplier of finger, hand and arm protection products. Based in Newton, NC since 1945, Southern Glove manufactures its products in Honduras and has a sales office in China. The company is an industry leader in developing and producing innovative protective products for the global market. Southern Glove is the exclusive manufacturer and distributor of the Sarco Impact Glove for the oil industry. Southern Glove worked with Woody as their Marketing director for five years.
Eagle Superabrasives, based in Hickory, NC, is one of the USA’s premier superabrasive suppliers. The company offers a complete range of diamond wheels, CBN wheels, and CDX wheels to a wide range of industries.
Bemis Manufacturing Company was founded in 1901. Headquartered in Sheboygan Falls, Wisconsin, U.S.A., Bemis is an innovative international manufacturer serving markets worldwide with a variety of products including plastic injection and extrusion technology.
Murata Machinery is a world leader in manufacturing automated material-handling systems, machine tool technology and textile machinery under its Muratec brand. Based in Japan with a North American headquarters located in Charlotte, NC, Murata operates several divisions: Machine Tools, Clean Room, Material Handling and Textiles. Murata worked with Woody as their Marketing Director for five years.
New South Tractor serves greater Western North Carolina, and the company offers personalized service to local farmers, construction companies and landscaping specialists. New South carries time-tested tractors, mowers, recreational vehicles and equipment from Kubota, New Holland, Mahindra and Bobcat. Factory-trained technicians are available for service of all major agricultural equipment brands.
Geami has been an industry leader in eco packaging for over 15 years, providing a paper solution to a plastic problem. The company, based in Raleigh, NC offers a family of cost-competitive, environmentally responsible products that offer superior protection to traditional shipping methods.
Molded Devices offers plastic injection molding, dip molding and dip coating as well rubber molding from its facilities in Riverside, CA and Sellersville, PA. MDI produces and stocks a full line of protective, masking, and sealing devices to industrial clients. The company also specializes in dip molded medical devices such as medical balloons.
Blue Ridge Electric Membership Corp. provides electrical and energy services to over 73,000 members in the mountains of North Carolina. They enlisted Woody on a short-term contract to brainstorm ideas to improve their corporate website and Facebook engagement. Woody also conceived strategies to build Member awareness and involvement in their Flex Pay and Co-op Connections programs.
Southern Prestige is located in Statesville, NC is a visionary company producing products ranging from safety equipment for the military to one-way vision graphics for the Olympics in China. Through its two divisions, ProEdge Precision and Specialty Precision Perforating, LLC (SPP), SPI has a long-standing reputation for innovation, quality craftsmanship and customer-oriented service.
Beech Mountain Tourism Development Authority promotes Eastern America’s Highest Town – Beech Mountain, NC at 5,506 feet above sea level. Filled with charm and hospitality, this all-season destination offers community festivals and events, shopping, skiing, hiking, biking, and much more.
Cline Associates was founded in 1992 and works regionally across the Southeast providing convenience store planning, technology consulting and retail services.
Life Grows On is owned by therapist Suzanne Lawrimore, and specializes in in helping women face and deal with the stresses and challenges in their lives.
Porter’s Group offers design and engineering services, value added fabricated metal solutions and professional supply chain management to Fortune 500 companies across the U.S. The company has over 500 employees and 500,00 square feet of manufacturing space between the headquarters in Bessemer City, NC and satellite locations in Sumter, SC, Lynchburg, VA and Gastonia, NC.
NC Granite is one of the nation’s premier suppliers of granite for domestic and international use. Located in Mt Airy, NC, the company operates from the world’s largest open-faced quarry. Its products include granite curbing and landscaping, granite slabs and blocks, architectural stone, and crushed stone.
Utility Solutions designs and manufactures hot line tools and associated products used to solve operating problems encountered by utility field personnel. With experience in materials, mechanical and electrical engineering, as well as machine design and production scale-up, this Hickory, NC based company can complete new-product prototyping in just weeks.