Congrats to Ron Bullock on RSM McGladrey’s Lifetime Award

From RSM McGladrey’s news release, “Bison Gear Chairman, Ron Bullock, Receives RSM McGladrey 2010 Lifetime Achievement Award“:

At its 2010 Manufacturing and Wholesale Distribution Executive Summit in Rosemont, Illinois this week, RSM McGladrey presented its Lifetime Achievement Award to Ron Bullock, Chairman of electric motor and gearmotor manufacturer, Bison Gear & Engineering Corp. In presenting the award, Karen Kurek, Managing Director of RSM McGladrey noted that “Ron Bullock exemplifies the ideal of the executive who serves both his business and his community, in equal and exemplary fashion. His leadership in the power transmission industry is equaled by his vision for the quality of secondary education.”

“We are still the world’s biggest manufacturing economy with 12 million highly productive workers — 50% more productive than the next 11 leading manufacturing economies,” said Mr. Bullock in accepting the award. “Manufacturing also accounts for one-half of all research and development in the United States.”

Ron is dedicated to improving educational opportunities and skills training in the United States, and he currently serves as vice chairman of the Manufacturing Institute. He has long been active in the National Association of Manufacturers, having served as vice chairman and continuing to serve on the NAM’s Board of Directors.

He also served through 2009 as chairman of the Illinois Manufacturers’ Association.

As for Bison Gear and Engineering Corp.: “Celebrating its 50th Anniversary, Bison Gear & Engineering Corp. designs and manufactures fractional horsepower electric motors, gearmotors and gear reducers used in industrial and commercial OEM applications worldwide.”


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