Don Van Nortwick – Owner and President

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Don Van Nortwick was brought aboard as president in 1997 to lead a turnaround of Tobar Industries. After successfully achieving the desired results, he decided to purchase the company.

Don’s background includes a span of more than 19 years with Fortune 100 corporations, working as a manufacturing engineer and manufacturing programs manager.

Don graduated from Tri-State College (now Trine University) in Indiana, studying mechanical engineering, followed by undergraduate and graduate business degrees. In his spare time, he enjoys motorsports and loves to work on and race his #51 orange, tiger-striped Spec Mustang.