5.14.12 Lorin Industries Inc. in Muskegon, Michigan has been recognized as one of the 2012 "Michigan 50 Companies to Watch", an awards program sponsored by the Edward Lowe Foundation and presented by Michigan Celebrates Small Business. Lorin Industries will be honored at an awards ceremony during the eighth annual Michigan Celebrates Small Business event, May 3, 2012, in Lansing, Michigan.
Lorin Industries is a world leader in aluminum coil anodizing since 1943. Their unique anodizing technology provides an almost infinite number of aluminum finishing solutions, giving architects, designers, and manufacturing engineers great flexibility in design with a consistent and durable aluminum finish."It is an honor for Lorin Industries to be selected as one of the Michigan 50 Companies to Watch and I am proud to be a part of such an amazing team of people that have made this possible for our organization. Throughout Lorin, we continually focus on opportunities to improve how we do business. This approach enables us to provide better quality, service, and solutions that contribute to our existing and future customers' success. Through a continued evolution of purpose, practice, and performance, we will optimize the value that we bring to the organization, the market, and Michigan now and for the future".
Park Kersman, PresidentCompanies making it to the "Michigan 50 Companies to Watch" list are a remarkable group of second-stage companies. Defined as having 6 to 99 full-time-equivalent employees and generating $750,000 to $50 million in annual revenue or working capital from investors or grants, these companies form the backbone of Michigan's economy. Representing all regions of the state and a diverse range of industries, companies like Lorin Industries Inc. are known for their exceptional entrepreneurial leadership, use of innovation in creative ways, and their sustainable competitive advantage. Winners were selected by Michigan-based judges from the banking, economic development, entrepreneurship development, industrial and venture capital communities.