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Wildeck Celebrates 35th Anniversary as Wisconsin Manufacturer of Material Handling Products

Waukesha, WI Mayor Jeff Scrima to Address Employees and Special Guests at June 26th Facility Open House Event.

Waukesha, WI – June 2011, Wildeck, Inc. – Material handling equipment manufacturer, Wildeck, Inc., will welcome the Honorable Jeff Scrima – Mayor of Waukesha at a gala 35th Anniversary Open House on Sunday, June 26th at the company’s U.S. headquarters and manufacturing operations in Waukesha, WI. The event inaugurates a year-long celebration of this major company milestone.

“We are extremely proud of our growth and the success we have enjoyed as a leading manufacturer here in Waukesha, Wisconsin for some 35 years,” stated Wildeck President, Keith G. Pignolet. “In 1976, as a division of Williams Steel, the company had only four employees. Today, Wildeck has nearly 100 employees and has evolved to become a premier U.S. manufacturer of steel fabricated products that are used for the safe and efficient storage and handling of goods in warehouses, distribution centers, manufacturing operations and many other facilities.”

Wildeck designs and manufactures standard and custom industrial steel work platforms (mezzanines), material lifts (VRCs), and performance-proven safety guarding products that are sold through a dedicated and experienced network of customer-service-oriented dealers and systems integrators nationwide. According to Hubert Schlegel – Director of Marketing for Wildeck, “No other company designs and manufacturers such a comprehensive variety of products for industrial and commercial material handling applications. Through the efforts of our dedicated team of Employee Owners, Wildeck remains committed to helping customers improve their supply chain operations ­ making them safer, more efficient, and more profitable. It’s what we do!”

Wildeck’s Open House is scheduled to run from 11:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. and will include facility tours, food, family events, and attendance prizes. At 12:45 p.m., Mayor Scrima will discuss economic growth in Waukesha and the contributions that companies like Wildeck are making to its continuing vitality and growth.

Wildeck, Inc. – based in Waukesha, WI – is a member of the MHIA (Material Handling Industry of America) and is the largest manufacturer of industrial steel work platforms/mezzanines, vertical lifts, and safety guarding products in North America. Wildeck products are used for the safe and efficient handling, storage, and protection of materials to improve supply chain efficiency, productivity and profitability. For some 35 years, the company has grown through a dedicated and experienced network of customer-service-oriented dealers and systems integrators, nationwide.

Wildeck, Inc. is a subsidiary of Holden Industries, a 100% Employee-Owned Company. For more information on the complete line of Wildeck® products and services, visit www.wildeck.com or e-mail info@wildeck.com.

Wildeck designs and manufactures an impressive array of material handling products that make the supply chain work, including high quality industrial steel work platforms (mezzanines); safety gates and ladders; stair systems; vertical reciprocating conveyors (material lifts); and numerous safety guarding products.

For more information, contact Hue Schlegel, Director of Marketing at 262-549-4000, ext. 2049, or visit www.wildeck.com