Warren Young

  • Experienced manufacturing executive and currently Chairman and owner of Acme Industries, a $75 million contract manufacturer of precision machined components for OEM’s. He led the company’s growth, doubling the sales revenues in a four-year period from $37M to $75M. Positive developments for the company included a differentiated business model and brand, as well as the implementation of manufacturing best practices.
  • Previously President of M & R Printing Equipment Co., a privately held manufacturer of screen printing equipment; executive at John Crane, a manufacturer of mechanical seals; executive at and Rockwell International’s Graphic Systems business unit and at Harris Corporation, both manufacturers of web fed printing equipment.
  • Honored as an Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year finalist and he was inducted into the University of Illinois Chicago (UIC) Entrepreneurial Hall of Fame in 2012.