Record Sales Earns Donnelly Finalist spot in 2012 Small Business Success Stories

Twin Cities Business Magazine Highlights Accomplishments of Companies across the State

A record sales year, new relationships, industry leadership, technological advancements – all cited as reasons Donnelly Custom Manufacturing Company was selected as a finalist in this year’s Twin Cities Business Small Business Success Stories. Grounded in innovation and investment, a sharp focus in short-run, and talented committed people, Donnelly has continued growing in a challenging market.

Among its key growth drivers, the company cites strengthening relationships with new and existing customers (through expanded secondary processes, outstanding customer service and strong engineering support, and business returning from China), as well as an unwavering commitment to people, process and continuous improvement. Donnelly has invested heavily in developing and delivering an ongoing training program that benefits the company, employees and customers.

“The dedication our employees show on a daily basis plays a critical role in cultivating strong relationships with businesses throughout North America. Through hard work and talent, our people are improving processes, reducing waste, and delivering better value,” said Ron Kirscht, President of Donnelly. ”It is what has driven our growth and success.”

“Over the next several months, we will be fine-tuning our procedures for medical devices as we assess and determine action items for new and existing projects,” added Wagner. “Our commitment is to know our customers and tailor solutions to the toughest manufacturing challenges facing their business.”

Based in Alexandria, Minn., Donnelly’s 220 employees are dedicated to setting the standards in the custom injection-molding marketplace for “How Short Run Is Done.” The company’s focus is on providing its OEM customers with value added engineering and highly customized manufacturing and customer support services. A strong customer service orientation ensures outstanding customer satisfaction.