Owner and founder, Larry Estes is a 1968 engineering graduate of Purdue University. His industrial experience includes positions of increasing scope and responsibility, beginning his career in the New Holland and Special Projects divisions of Sperry Rand Corporation, where he held the positions of Junior Engineer, Senior Design Engineer, and Manufacturing Engineering Manager.
At Midas International Corporation, Larry was Product Engineering Manager of the Recreational Vehicles Group, responsible for product design, development, and testing. Later, as Chief Engineer of the Lawn Equipment Division of Hesston Corporation, in addition to oversight of the product development process, Estes also assumed responsibility for quality control.
Armed with a hands-on understanding of the product development and manufacturing process, Larry founded Estes Design and Manufacturing, a company that has grown under his stewardship from a two-man operation into a recognized leader in sheet metal fabrication.
Email Larry at [email protected].