Tour & Leadership Chat with Karl Wadensten
Join Leadership Rhode Island (LRI) for a tour of VIBCO Vibrators to see how a private company used operational techniques and a strengths-based development model for success that is now being adopted by state government. VIBCO, and their approach to doing business, was also one of the cataylsts for LRI to launch the Make RI Stronger initiative in 2014.
VIBCO Vibrators, a manufacturing plant with a rich history, is nestled in the landscape of Wyoming RI. Founded in 1962, the company designs and manufactures a wide range of hydraulic vibrators for industrial and construction use. All products are 100% ‘Made in the USA’.
At the helm of the organization is Karl Wadensten, the President, a passionate leader dedicated to the health and success of the people behind their products. For VIBCO, investing in their people has always been, and still is, a top priority.
Some of VIBCO’s awards include: Best Places to Work in Rhode Island by the Providence Business News; the Progressive Manufacturing PM100 Award; Providence Business News Business Excellence Award.
Karl’s Top 5 Strengths: Achiever | Strategic | Self-Assurance | Deliberative | Command
If you have any questions please contact Michelle DePlante at (401) 273-1574, x107 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.