Mr. Halvorson was Chairman of the Board of Racine Diecasting Corporation located in Racine, Wisconsin, also serving as President of its holding company, which included Racine Diecasting Corp. and three affiliate companies. He started the business by purchasing a small, $500,000 diecaster in 1980. Through internal growth and acquisitions of troubled diecasters, Mr. Halvorson grew Racine into one of the leading companies in its industry. Previously, Mr. Halvorson served as Vice President of Sales and Marketing for a major Midwest diecaster, Acme Diecasting Corporation. He is exceptionally skilled in the development of revenue and cash flow growth strategies. Mr. Halvorson is a business graduate of Carthage College.