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Stanley Widmer Associates, Inc.

"ONE TOUGH BOAT" summarized the Navy Test Pilots. They failed to break this virtually indestructible boat so we want to build a lot more.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Business Products
  • Location Staples, MN, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Employees 6
  • Website

Company Summary

Stanley Widmer Associates, Inc. is an industrial engineering and design firm that recently began building military boats. We improve product function and reduce manufacturing costs through novel and creative solutions for commercial, industrial and government customers worldwide. From original concept through prototyping, we fulfill challenging project criteria and deliver superior, cost-effective solutions.


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    Stanley Widmer

    Education: Industrial Design Graduate, Layton College Milwaukee WI. 1955-1959
    Additional courses at other colleges.
    Professional: 1959-1961 Kiekhaufer Mercury Research Engineering. Precision Sheet-metal, 1961-1963. Graco Inc.
    1963-1972 Industrial Design Engineer. Formed SWA Inc. in 1971 leaving Graco in 1972 to present.
    A better marine hull was always my goal per my many years of boat racing with hulls breaking.

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    Paula Widmer

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    Andy Stone
    General Manager

    Education: BA Economics, Summa Cum Laude: SCSU, St. Cloud, MN 1987
    Professional: Operating & General Management: Effective and enthusiastic leader with strong leadership and team building skills with a successful career leading and building companies through recruitment, motivation and development of long-term teams to achieve long-term results.

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    Gary Gustafson
    Design Engineer

    Education: BA in both Math and Physics, Cum Laude: Hamline University 1981
    Professional: Solid Technical Career. Primary work activities have been research and development projects. Directly involved with the design and build of a variety of parts, tools, extremely accurate motion control systems, micro electronics, laser equipment and OEM products.


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    Dicke, Billig & Czaja, PLLC
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    Mayer, Porter, Beinhorn & Rowe, Ltd.

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