Exec VP of Manufacturing, Co-Founder
Bob founded LVT with Ryan Porter in 2005. Bob has been involved in manufacturing for over three decades. He oversees all aspects design, purchasing, fabrication, assembly, delivery, installation and field service. Bob manages a wide range of people and issues, sometimes in remote and demanding environments. He brings a world of knowledge and practical experience to the process of designing and building products. Bob can do any job on the shop floor, hold his own with the engineers and manage the business of manufacturing with ease. Prior to LVT, from 1994 to 2006, he worked for DAW as a Production Manager, a large manufacturer of clean room environments. Prior to DAW, from 1985 to 1994, he owned and operated his own small manufacturing firm. He is married with three sons and enjoys biking, snow skiing, fishing and many outdoor activities.