Major Manufacturers & Employers

Better Life Technology LLC
1201 Hatcher Street
-manufactures plastic home products
-number of employees: 58

BPE, Inc.
President, Bob Finlay
890 Road 160
-manufacturer of archery products
-number of employees: 6

Bunge Corporation
Facility Manager, Paul Clouser
700 East Fifth Avenue
(620) 342-7270
-processors of soybeans and meal
-number of employees: 66

Camso Manugacturing USA, LTD.
Plant Manager, Jason Collins
1601 East South Avenue
(620) 340-6500
-manufacturer of rubber products
-number of employees: 170

Cargill Animal Nutrition
Plant Manager, Scott Steele
841 Graphic Arts Road
-manufacturers of dry pet food for national distribution
-number of employees: 60

City of Emporia
City Manager. Mark McAnarney
522 Mechanic Street
-city government
-number of employees: 247

Detroit Diesel Remanufacturing
Plant Manager, Randy Hizar
840 Overlander Road
-diesel engine assembly & remanufacturing
-number of employees: 125

Dynamic Discs/Distribution
Owner, Jeremy Rusco
3601 West Sixth Avenue
-manufacturer, distributor & retailer of disc golf equipment
-number of employees: 37

Emporia State University
President Allison Garrett
1 Kellogg Circle
-four year university
-number of employees: 724

EVCO Wholesale Food Corporation
Skip Evans
309 Merchant Street
-wholesale food distributor
-number of employees: 122

Fanestil Meats
President, Dan Smoots
P.O. Box 629
(620) 342-6354
-wholesale meat processing & distribution
-number of employees: 84

Flint Hills Technical College
President, Dr. Dean Hollenbeck
3301 West 18h Avenue
-technical college
-number of employees: 80

Senior Manager, Gerry Poerch
1420 C of E Drive
(800) 400-9347
-telecommunication service
-number of employees: 134

Glendo Corporation
President, Kim Pember
900 Overlander Drive
-manufactures specialized tools for engraving
-number of employees: 51

Hill’s Pet Nutrition
Plant Manager, Angie Gilpin
4000 South Weaver Street
-manufacturers of pet food
-number of employees: 122

Holman Distribution
General Manager, Mike Floriani
400 South Weaver, Suite A
-warehousing, shipping, transportation
-number of employees: 62

Hopkins Manufacturing Corporation
President, Brad Kraft
428 Peyton Street
-manufacturers of quality automotive parts
-number of employees: 232

Hostess Brands, LLC
Plant Manager, Cody Preeo
1525 Industrial Road
-manufacture bakery products
-number of employees: 557

Lyon County
402 Commercial Street
-county government
-number of employees: 271

Newman Regional Health
Administrator, Robert Wright
1201 West 12th Avenue
-number of employees: 440

Norfolk Iron & Metal Co.
Plant Manager, Eric Crook
1701 East South Avenue
-steel distribution center
-number of employees: 147

Pratt Industiral
VP of Operation, Chris Roth
3700 Oakes Drive, Suite B
-manufactures industrial valves & actuators
-number of employees: 19

Redline Trucking
President/CEO, Kevin Nelson
2805 Belaire Drive
-number of employees: 49

Sauder Custom Fabrication
President/General Mgr., Joe Pimple
220 Weaver Street
-custom pressure vessel columns
-number of employees: 65

Simmons Pet Food
Plant Manager, Brian Potter
1400 East Logan Avenue
-manufacturer of wet dog & cat food
-number of employees: 627

Thermal Ceramics
Plant Manager, Michael McTaggart
221 Weaver Street
-refractory ceramic fiber products
-number of employees: 35

Tyson Fresh Meats, Inc.
General Manager, Herman Ochoa
2101 West Sixth Avenue
-meat packing plant
-number of employees: 934

U.S.D. #253
Superintendent, Kevin Case
1700 West Seventh Avenue
-public school district
-number of employees: 991

President, Rick Tidwell
2914 West U.S. Hwy 50
-fiber optic broadband internet service provider
-number of employees: 32

Vektek, Inc.
Manager, Troy Estes
1334 East Sixth Avenue
-hydraulic clamping equipment
-number of employees: 110

W.A. Moyer, L.C.
Operations Manager, Don Bauck
1114 East Sixth Avenue
-manufacturer of glass level vials
-number of employees: 8