PRESS RELEASE for Immediate release.
March 15, 2018 (Stillwater, Minnesota)
Contact: Danny Mishek email@example.com or 651-653-0400
VistaTek announces ownership change and renewed focus on innovation
Charlie Andrews and Harrison Andrews acquire 50 percent ownership from Mishek family
Stillwater, MN (March 15, 2019) – After more than 20 years of ownership by the Mishek family, VistaTek announces that the Andrews family has acquired a 50 percent ownership of the manufacturing company. The ownership change brings a renewed focus on innovation to the company, while day-to-day operations remain the same to maintain the existing focus to serve customers effectively.
To facilitate the added ownership group, Al Mishek sold his ownership stake to the Andrews family, but will remain with the company as sales and account manager. Danny Mishek stays on as president. The deal also includes VistaTek’s sustainable product line, SelfEco.
Charlie Andrews is VistaTek’s new director of operations, and brings 10 years of experience in operations and quality from his previous role with Cummins Inc. His focus on continuous quality improvement will help VistaTek constantly enhance its processes and how it delivers on promises to customers.
Harrison Andrews will focus on VistaTek’s growth as its new account manager. With a background in medical device sales with Arthrex, he will work to expand the company’s market share and build relationships with new and current customers of VistaTek and SelfEco.
“The skills that Charlie and Harrison bring to VistaTek will help us continue to innovate in areas like sustainability, quality and efficiency. This is not only important to our customers, employees, and our community, but to the entire manufacturing industry,” stated Danny Mishek.
VistaTek is a US manufacturer that excels in custom injection molding and mold building, with more than two decades of experience serving U.S. and international customers. Its vision, innovation and state-of-the-art technologies allow VistaTek to support customers from design to high volume production. In-house technologies with automation, decorating, assembly and packaging allow for total solutions for all customers. Visit www.vistatek.com.
SelfEco includes two distinct product lines – caterware and garden pots – using sustainable, compostable materials made from plants, these SelfEco products can avoid landfills. The SelfEco caterware line offers high-end drinkware (champagne flutes, stemless wine glasses, etc.) and small plate items that are all certified industrial compostable. The garden line has different sized garden pots that can be directly planted into the ground. The pots are packed with nutrients so as the pots break down in the ground they continue to feed the plant’s roots. Visit www.selfeco.com and selfecogarden.com for more information.