The Xcentric production management team has a combined 243 years of experience in Injection Molding. This highly skilled team enjoys the challenges that serving so many industries brings on a weekly basis. Rest assured your project is in very capable hands when you trust it to the Xcentric production team.
Headquarters – Clinton Township
Darwin – Senior Project Manager
Darwin has worked for Xcentric for just over a year as a senior project manager. Prior to joining Xcentric, Darwin has 27 years working in the injection molding industry with prior experience mainly in mold design and manufacturing. Darwin’s favorite part about working at Xcentric is seeing and supporting the wide variety of parts we build across a very broad spectrum of clients and industries. When not at work, Darwin enjoys camping and golfing.
Ed – Tool Room Manager, Clinton Township Facility
Ed has worked for Xcentric for 6 years, starting as an EDM operator and progressing to his current role as Tool Room Manager. Ed has 28 years of experience in injection molding and he enjoys the rapid pace of our quick-turn prototyping process. Outside of work, Ed enjoys hunting, fishing and golfing.
Glen – Quality Control
Glen has worked for Xcentric for 1 ½ years as a Tooling Engineer and Quality Control Specialist. Prior to joining Xcentric, Glen spent time as a CAD Tool Designer and Tooling Engineer with over 25 years in Injection Molding. Glen enjoys the variety of our business and likes working on the large variety of parts that are built at Xcentric over the course of a month from several different industries. Outside of work, Glen enjoys hiking, cooking and golf.
John – Production Manager, Clinton Township Facility
John has worked for Xcentric for 5 years. In addition to his current role as Production Manager, John has also been a Lead Process Technician. John has 30+ years of experience in the injection molding business. John enjoys the challenges that the wide variety of customer projects bring to Xcentric. When not at work, John enjoys exercise, being outdoors and spending time with his wife and two children.
Jon – Quality Control Leader
John has 1 ½ years of experience with Xcentric serving in roles in sales, customer service and quality. Prior to working for Xcentric, Jon worked in printed circuit board manufacturing, precision tool manufacturing and cold heading manufacturing. John enjoys working at Xcentric because the customer projects are always changing and there is always a new part to work on. When not at work, Jon enjoys fishing, hockey and boating.
Nick – Warehouse & Materials Manager
Nick has worked for Xcentric Mold and Engineering for 15 years. Prior to his current role as Warehouse and Materials Manager, Nick held roles as a processor, materials handler, and shipping and receiving manager. Before joining Xcentric, Nick spent 16 years in the injection molding business in a variety of roles. In his spare time, Nick enjoys playing guitar, attending concerts, boating and eating spicy foods
Tena – Production Scheduling
Tena has worked for Xcentric for 3 years in customer service and production scheduling. Prior to joining Xcentric, Tena was a buyer for brake lines and prototype coordinator. Tena has always enjoyed project coordination and the solving the puzzle that all the moving parts create. Outside of work, Tena enjoys traveling and repurposing furniture.
Todd – CNC Programming Manager
Todd has worked for Xcentric for 3 ½ years, first as a CNC programmer and currently as the CNC Programming Manager. Todd has 20 years’ experience in CNC with roles including design leader. Todd enjoys the variety that Xcentric’s customers bring. He likes seeing the end results and helping bring our customers’ concepts to reality. When not at work, Todd enjoys spending time with his daughter, traveling, and watching and playing sports.
Operations – Shelby Township Facility
Charlie – Production Manager, Shelby Township Facility
Charlie has worked at Xcentric for 5 years serving as a process technician, molding director, senior technician and now production manager. Charlie has 20 years of experience in injection molding, mainly in prototyping. Charlie enjoys the satisfaction of solving customer challenges and helping them get their products to market. He also enjoys teaching and mentoring other employees. Outside of work, Charlie enjoys building Legos with his son and playing the ukulele.
Chet – Plant Manager, Shelby Township Facility
Chet has worked for Xcentric for 9 years as a Designer, Design Manager and now as the Plant Manager of the Shelby Township facility. Chet has 34 years of injection molding experience. Chet began his career with an injection molding apprentice ship offered by Macomb Community College. He has been a mold maker, mold team leader, foreman and tool room leader. Chet enjoys leading teams, inspiring people and growing the success of the Shelby facility. Outside of Xcentric, Chet dedicates his time to God and Family. He also enjoys hunting and muscle cars.
Dean – CNC Manager, Shelby Township Facility
Dean has worked for Xcentric for 14 years beginning as a CNC programmer and is currently the CNC Manager at the Shelby facility. Dean has over 25 years of experience in injection molding starting in an apprentice program and working his way through all aspects of mold making. Dean enjoys building injection molding tooling and the fast paced environment at Xcentric. Outside of work, Dean enjoys spending time with his family and being outdoors hunting, fishing and boating.