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The largest tooling provider in the United States

About Tooling Tech Group

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Company Overview

Founded in 1982, the Tooling Tech Group has grown organically, and through acquisition, to become the largest tooling provider in the United States with 650+ employees, 13 modern facilities and over 1 million square feet of manufacturing space across four states.

The depth and breadth of our capabilities is achieved through the combined experience of our company units, with each of these companies being in business for 30+ years, providing both extensive industry experience and financial stability that you can rely upon.

Our unique differentiator is the ability to provide all tooling services from design to engineering to simulation to machining to fabrication to try-out all within one company. This single source ability can help to streamline your business operations and simplify your life. As a vertically integrated company, we maintain tight control over quality and can provide custom services to meet your total program needs. We take full responsibility for quality, delivery, and cost management of each project starting at concept through “on time, every time” delivery.

Together, we have earned a reputation for manufacturing the highest quality tooling for casting, molding, forging and stamping. We also produce secondary automated solutions to transform parts into assemblies and functional products used around the world. We accomplish this by applying our expertise along with the latest technology, techniques, and CNC equipment to design, engineer, manufacture and test your tooling.

Our Leadership Team

The TTG executive team is comprised of proven leaders with diverse skill sets, capable of strategically and competently ensuring the company meets its ongoing growth targets. What each of them has in common is a passion for business development and for opening new opportunities for companies while never forgetting that the customer requirements are number one. This team will ensure that Tooling Tech continues in its commitment of being on time, every time.

Lee Childers

Chief Executive Officer

Lee Childers joined TTG as COO in early 2018, bringing 33 years’ experience in developing business plans, growth strategies and leading operations for Tier-1 global suppliers including United Technologies, Lear Corporation, IAC Group and, most recently, as COO of Crowne Group.  Childers brings a history of metric driven operational excellence with a proven record of on-time delivery and customer focus to provide best in class products and services to TTG’s broad customer base. He is a graduate of Southern Illinois University, Carbondale with degrees in both chemistry and business administration. He is also a member of the Mechanical Engineering Advisory Board for Lawrence Technological University.

Todd Wodzinski

Chief Commercial Officer

As Chief Commercial Officer, Todd Wodzinski is responsible for leading the sales and marketing activities for the company including sales team management, market planning and business development. With over 15 years’ experience in in these roles, he most recently was global vice president of sales, business development and marketing for Hanwha Azdel, a manufacturer of high-performance thermoplastic composites. He has also served in leadership positions at Dow Chemical, PVS Chemicals and ADCO Products. Before entering the private sector, Wodzinski was a nuclear sub operations officer in the U.S. Navy. He has an MBA from Michigan State University, a bachelor’s in electrical engineering from Michigan Technological University, and is a certified Six Sigma Black Belt.

Jeff Johnson

Chief Financial Officer

Jeff Johnson, with 20 years of top-level finance position experience within the automotive and manufacturing sectors, joined the TTG executive team as Chief Financial Officer in 2020. He is responsible for all areas of the company’s financial activity such as accounting and control, financial reporting, planning and forecasting, treasury, credit, collections and taxes. Prior to joining TTG, he was CFO at Universal Fiber Systems (Bristol, Tenn.), overseeing all aspects of financial performance. His experience includes risk management, supply chain activity, and investor and board relations. He is a certified public accountant with a Bachelor of Science in business administration and accounting from the University of Michigan.

Customers Served

Tooling Tech Group’s tooling supports over 90% of North American-manufactured automotive platforms, helping to produce a wide variety of vehicle components including soft-trim, powertrain components, structural stampings, valve bodies, dashboard and under-the-hood components, thermo-acoustic panels, roof components, liquid reservoirs, trunk components, wheel liners and more.

Non-automotive uses for the company’s tooling products include manufacturing of appliances, lawn and garden products, consumer goods, off-road equipment, marine products, agricultural equipment, heavy-trucks, industrial blow-molds, kayaks, small engines, and aerospace structures.

Quality Tooling for Sustainable Production Control

Our quality management system and dedicated support result in superior tool performance and lower cost per tool over the life of your program. The increased reliability of your manufacturing process translates into higher margins for you and, ultimately, greater customer satisfaction.

Certifications

ISO 9001 specifies requirements for a quality management system where an organization

  • needs to demonstrate its ability to consistently provide product that meets customer and applicable statutory and regulatory requirements, and
  • aims to enhance customer satisfaction through the effective application of the system, including processes for continual improvement of the system and the assurance of conformity to customer and applicable statutory and regulatory requirements.

ISO/TS 16949:2002, in conjunction with ISO 9001:2000, defines the quality management system requirements for the design and development, production and, when relevant, installation and service of automotive-related products. This Technical Specification is applicable to sites of the organization where customer-specified parts, for production and/or service, are manufactured.

Our Certifications

ALPHA INTEGRATION

  • ABB Certified Partner
  • Cognex Certified Integrator

DIE CAD GROUP

GH TOOL AND MOLD

Majestic Industries

Client Services & Social Media

Majestic Industries

Century Tool & Gage

Die CAD Group

Some of our valued customers

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