Headquarters: Maple Grove, Minnesota
President & CEO: Jay Miller
Stock Ticker: NSYS (NASDAQ)
Global Locations: United States, Mexico, and China.
We are commited to bringing you the absolute best value. We do this by aiding in design, streamlining the manufacturing process, and integrating post-market services and inventory management.
We know how hard it is to find a partner that’s accessible and competent. We work to prove both to you every day. We always provide a clear point of contact and take a proactive approach to our working relationship.
Our team features some of the most experienced and creative minds in the industry. Armed with the best practices and the right tools, they can help you optimize your project design to exceed expectations.
It starts and ends with our team members. Nortech staff are dedicated professionals who represent the best values and work tirelessly to make your success our endpoint.
At Nortech, we are driven by our core values based in integrity and commitment. We are strong advocates that as a diversified team, we can go further into the future of technology, innovation and excellence with our focus on delivering customer success.
We deliver products and services on time while meeting the highest quality standards and reward professional excellence.
Nortech attracts, develops, and retains a diverse team of employees who focus on the customer and support an inclusive culture.
Our teams actively seek new ideas across all functions of the organization and encourage experimentation to foster the development of new technologies and continuous improvement for our customers.
Everyday, we work by being honest and constructive in our relationships with all stakeholders starting with each other and our customers.
Mr. Kunin was named Chairman in May 2015. Since 1998, Kunin has been the chief executive officer of Beautopia LLC, a beauty products manufacturing business. From 1997 to 2011, he served as a director of Regis Corporation, the world’s largest owner and franchisor of hair salons. He spent ten years in sales and senior management positions for computer companies, contract manufacturing and printed circuit board fabrication. He serves as president of a family holding company, Curtis Squire, Inc., the owner of 49% of the Company’s outstanding common stock.
Mr. Miller was named President & CEO effective Feb. 27, 2019, replacing Rich Wasielewski. Mr. Miller was named Interim President on January 1, 2019. He joined the company’s board as an independent director in May 2018.
Mr. Miller brings Nortech broad executive leadership and business experience with a wide range of medical technology companies. He also serves on the boards of a number of medical imaging and medical device companies. Previously Mr. Miller held CEO positions with IMRIS, Inc., Zonare, Inc. and Vital Images, Inc., in the medical imaging industry. Earlier in his career Mr. Miller worked for the medical divisions of both Siemens and GE.
Mr. Steichen has been Senior Vice President/Chief Sales Officer since January 2019. Prior to that, starting in November 2008, he was Senior Vice President of Commercial Operations. From May 2005 through October 2008 he was the Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Before joining Nortech Systems, he held North American and international sales and marketing assignments with Graco Inc., including the Director of Sales and Marketing – Industrial Automotive Equipment Division. Prior to Graco, his background includes 10 years with the Hoffman Enclosures subsidiary of Pentair, Inc., and 11 years with General Electric’s Electrical Distribution and Control Division.
Mr. Jones was named Senior Vice President & CFO in November 2020. Previously, Mr. Jones held a range of key leadership positions at Spectrum Brands Holdings, most recently Vice President and Corporate Controller. He has a depth of financial expertise and excellent strategic skills in rapid growth businesses. Prior to joining Spectrum Brands, Mr. Jones worked in operations finance for MEMC Electronic Materials and Express Scripts. Mr. Jones began his career as a US Naval officer and an Assistant Professor of Naval Science at Boston University. He holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering, as well as a dual degree MBA and MS in Information Systems. He is a Certified Public Accountant.
Mr. Lindeen was named Senior Vice President of Global Operations in January 2019. Previously he was Vice President of Global Operations; he joined Nortech in 2013 as Director, Industrial Markets. In his current role, he is responsible for global supply chain management as well as overseeing Nortech’s five Minnesota-based facilities, nearshore manufacturing in Monterrey, Mexico, and offshore manufacturing in Suzhou, China. Before Nortech, Mr. Lindeen’s manufacturing career included extensive experience in the medical device, defense and industrial spaces with companies including Donatelle, Pentair, Remmele Engineering and Sportech.
Ms. Vold was named Vice President of Marketing and Engineering Services in February of 2021. Previously she was Senior Director of Marketing and Program Management. Ms Vold joined Nortech in July of 2015 in the Devicix acquisition and has since served in a number of roles guiding Nortech’s Engineering Services group. While at Devicix, Ms Vold developed years of experience in medical product development, business leadership and a focus on operational metrics. She began career in accounting at Arthur Anderson and also worked in finance at Carlson Companies. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration at the University of North Dakota and is a licensed (inactive) CPA.
Ms. Hamling was named Vice President of People Operations and Culture in November 2021. Previously, she was a Sr. Human Capital Leader for UnitedHealth Group leading HR Strategy and Talent globally for the R&D and Innovation Engine of UHG. Prior to her time at UnitedHealth Group, she worked for Medtronic serving in roles of increased HR responsibility across engineering, research and quality. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications / Business from the University of St. Thomas, and a Masters in HR and Industrial Relations from Carlson School of Management.