Director Since June 12, 2009
Mr. Ballinger is President of three family owned businesses, Werk-Brau Co. Inc., Fabco Inc., and the Mexican operation, Balmex. Founded in 1947, Werk-Brau is one of the nation’s largest independent bucket and attachment manufacturers. Werk-Brau manufactures a complete line of O.E.M. and replacement buckets and attachments for excavators, mini-excavators, backhoes, skid steers, along with front and crawler loaders. Fabco manufactures similar products as well as digging teeth and adapters, and supplies to all major O.E.M. Construction Equipment Companies. They are a major supplier to Kubota Tractor and are a CNH Global Qualified Supplier. Balmex was started in 2002 and this company manufactures attachments including other medium to heavy fabrication for the construction industry.
Mr. Ballinger holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Ohio Northern University.