Timbercon Wins the OEN Tom Holce Entrepreneurship Award
TUALATIN, OR – October 2, 2012 – Timbercon, Inc., a fiber optic product and solution manufacturing company, announced today they are the winners of the prestigious OEN Tom Holce Entrepreneurship Award for the fastest growth stage company. James Davies, COO, accepted the honor at the 19th annual OEN Tom Holce Entrepreneurship Award Ceremony at the Portland Hilton and Executive Towers on Thursday, September 20th.
“We are honored to be recognized as the Fastest Growth Stage Company of the Year,” said James Davies, Timbercon’s co-founder and COO. “Timbercon’s primary focus, now and in the future, is meeting our customer’s needs and exceeding their expectations. We manufacture quality products, meet our customer’s demanding delivery schedules, develop highly specialized and technical products and provide excellent customer service through the entire process.”
“We’ve maintained steady growth throughout our 15 year history,” said Eric Meslow, co-founder and President. “We rely solely on retained earnings to reinvest in our employees, equipment and infrastructure. In fact, we’ve reinvested in our future with a new, corporate owned headquarters located in the Portland metropolitan area.”
The Oregon Entrepreneurs Network (OEN) is the largest entrepreneur assistance organization in the state of Oregon. OEN fosters the flow of entrepreneurial ideas, services, and capital to entrepreneurs and helps connect emerging Northwest businesses to growth-stimulating expertise and valuable resources. OEN’s Mission is to provide support activities and mentoring to the entrepreneurial community to foster business growth and employment opportunities in Oregon.
Timbercon, Inc. is a privately held, self-funded manufacturer of fiber optic products that provides a variety of connectivity solutions. Our products are highly customized for customers that require quality products, on time delivery and value-added service.
About Oregon Entrepreneurs Network
Founded in 1991, the Oregon Entrepreneurs Network is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing opportunities for Oregon entrepreneurs and improving the business climate for emerging, growth-oriented companies statewide. The organization has members throughout Oregon and Southwest Washington. For more information about the OEN, visit www.oen.org.
About Timbercon, Inc.
Timbercon, Inc., founded in 1997, is a fiber optic product and solution manufacturing company providing a variety of connectivity solutions to the defense, aerospace, medical, data storage, telecommunications, industrial, broadcast and networking industries. In addition to standard fiber optic assemblies and attenuated loopbacks, Timbercon has pioneered many proprietary products. Additional company information can be found at www.timbercon.com.