30-in-30 from the 2018 Products Finishing Management Stage
Products Finishing hosted a special panel session at the 2018 Sur/Fin conference called “30-In-30” that delivered 30 great tips and ideas from Top Shop operators on ways to improve efficiencies, in a fast-paced 30-minute presentation.
Topics include equipment and technology, best plating practices, human resources and training, and ways to market a plating operation.
Thanks to our participants:
- Milt Stevenson Jr. – Anoplate
- Bill Stock – Microfinish
- Dan Atkinson – Silvex
- Matt Lindstedt – Advanced Plating
- Mark Burger – KC Jones Plating
Training and HR: Burkard Industries, Jay Burkard, President, Clinton Township, MI
The data from the survey is used to select the overall Top Shops, which are listed along with their top official.
Arlington Plating is being recognized as a Products Finishing Top Shop not only for its rebirth as a major plating operation in the U.S., but also for its work in transforming its relationship with employees through an Employee Stock Ownership Program (ESOP) initiated in 2016.