The Wagner Team
Michael Wagner – CEO
Michael is 2nd generation at Wagner Machine, Inc. and was president of the company from 1987-2016. He currently handles sales and specific large customer accounts. Mr. Wagner also assists in large project management and future needs of equipment.
Courtney Wagner – President
Courtney is 3rd generation at Wagner Machine, Inc. She obtained her BSBA from The University of Akron and her MBA from Hult University in London, UK. She started working at Wagner as a teenager, running a band saw after school and on the weekends. She has held various positions including purchasing, accounting, and routing of jobs throughout the shop floor. Ms. Wagner was the CFO of Wagner Machine, Inc. from 2007-2016. She became president of the company in 2016. Courtney has a passion for manufacturing, specifically small to mid-size multi-generational companies and breaking the glass ceiling for women leaders everywhere.
Jeremy Wagner – Vice President
Jeremy has worked in manufacturing his entire career. He spent most of his time working the shop floor specializing in turning work. He is 3rd generation at Wagner Machine, Inc. and currently handles purchasing of raw materials, management of shop floor work load and customer relations.
Lee Messner – Plant Manager
Lee has been with Wagner Machine, Inc. since 1981. Mr. Messner is in charge of quoting of potential jobs and works with the production supervisor in managing work load on the shop floor. Lee also manages most of large customer accounts and specific requests by these customers.
Jim Peery – Purchasing
Jim has been working in manufacturing for 40 years and with Wagner Machine, Inc. since 2001. Jim specializes in quoting, outsourcing of special processes, and processing of difficult materials.
Heidi Baney – Office Manager
Heidi has been with Wagner Machine, Inc. since 2004. She handles all AP/AR, employee benefits and most of the Human Resource aspects of the company. Heidi runs the shipping and receiving of everything coming in and going out of the shop.