Albion Manufacturer of the Year
Albion, MI. Feb. 27, 2013 — Caster Concepts Inc, a premier manufacturer of heavy duty industrial casters and wheels, was honored to be selected “Greater Albion Chamber of Commerce Manufacturer of the Year for 2012.”
This award is given to a local manufacturer who demonstrates leadership, creates jobs and is involved in the community. The honor recognizes both the intrinsic and the measurable benefits a company provides to the Albion area and its residents.
During the acceptance ceremony Dr. William Dobbins, President of Caster Concepts stated “I want to thank all the employees at Caster Concepts. Without each and every one of them we would not be able to enjoy the success that we have over the past 25 years. My father had a dream of building a manufacturing business in Albion and at 67 years old fulfilled that dream. I and the employees of Caster Concepts are simply the caretakers of the dream that made come alive with his great leadership”.
Receiving the award are, from left: Stephanie Siefert, Office Manager; Karen Travis, Engineering Manager; Jim Proteau, Business System Manager; Dr. Elmer Lee, Product Development & Testing Engineer; James Terry, Production Control; Andrew Dobbins, Plant Superintendent; Amy DeShon, President Greater Albion Chamber of Commerce; Colin McCaleb, Director, Kellogg Community College Eastern Academic Center; and William Dobbins, President and CEO of Caster Concepts, Inc.