Rick Urschel has been appointed as President/CEO of Urschel Laboratories by the board of directors.
Previously, the vice president of operations, Rick Urschel will now lead the company, with Bob Urschel, President/CEO for the past 30 years to remain actively involved with the company as Chairman of the board.
Bob Urschel expressed his full confidence in Rick’s abilities as the new President and CEO of Urschel Laboratories.
Rick Urschel, fourth generation of the Urschel family, started working at Urschel in 1991. With a management degree from Purdue University, full working knowledge of every department within the company, and a passion for technology, he embraces the legacy of carrying on in the footsteps of the Urschel family of innovators.
One of the few privately held, family-run U.S. manufacturing companies, Urschel Laboratories, Inc. is the global leader in food cutting technology. The company is in the process of constructing its new manufacturing and global headquarters in Chesterton, Indiana on approximately 160 acres of land.