Deco Products Company of Decorah has hired Jake Fogle as the Die Cast Machine Manager. Jake previously worked for Laserage Technology Corporation in Waukegan, IL for 15 years where he primarily worked with medical devices manufacturing. He started as a Laser Technician and grew into a Senior Production Manager role.
Jake is from a small town in Missouri called Memphis with a population of about 1,800 people. He attended Indian Hills Community College in Ottumwa, IA where he participated in the Advanced Technology Program and earned his degree in Laser/Electro Optics. His wife Amber is originally from Decorah, which spiked their interest in moving back to the area. His wife stays busy watching their 3 young children Gavin, Vivienne, and Maverick. Their family enjoys staying active, spending time outdoors, and having family get togethers in their free time.
Fogle is only on his fourth week at Deco and is optimistic about the future. “I want to take Deco to the next level” says Fogle, “I want to help this company in any way possible and make a positive impact right now and for the future. I’m going to give it my all and show this company what I’m capable of. I’m here for the long haul and I am excited to bring my leadership to the table.”
Jake will be responsible for implementing standardization of work performed, process improvements, and safety. He will help with training of higher quality expectations, lowering scrap rates, process efficiencies, and reducing process variation.
Deco continues to grow as a business, and this provides employment and advancement opportunities. Click here to learn more about current opportunities in the Deco Family. Deco Products has been a reliable “Made in USA” zinc die cast manufacturer since 1960. Deco Products provides exceptional service and quality products for a multitude of industries. A few services Deco provides are custom precision engineered zinc die-casting, powder coating, assembly, CNC Machining, and DFM-Part Design. Deco has been a stable and reliable supplier to the industry and continuously strives for being the best value for its key partner/customers.