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• Alexandria Industries recently named Ben Bomstad its corporate trainer. Bomstad will plan and deliver manufacturing courses for aluminum extrusions, machining, injection and foam molding, along with other manufacturing services, such as quick response manufacturing (QRM) and specialized training programs.
In this newly created position, Bomstad will also help all Alexandria Industries employees learn new skills and innovative technologies.
From his first job as a prototype machinist, fixture designer/builder and automotive technician to his most recent role as a manufacturing specialist for Alexandria Technical and Community College (ATCC), Bomstad brings an expansive knowledge base of manufacturing and corporate learning to his new role.
Bomstad has worked in manufacturing for more than 15 years. Prior to joining ATCC, he shared ownership of a precision CNC machining business with his father, Dale Bomstad of Willmar.