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  • Click here: Larry Gies Commencement Speech...

  • Seakeeper 2 and Porex FORTRESS™ Pipette Filter recognized for innovation and excellence in transportation and medical technology Chicago, Illinois – April 22, 2019 – Two Madison Industries businesses, Seakeeper and Porex, have received 2019 Edison Awards in recognition of their game-changing innovation at the forefront......

  • Porex and Seakeeper recognized for innovation and excellence Chicago, Illinois – February 8, 2019 – The Edison Awards, an organization which honors game-changing innovation, has named two Madison Industries businesses as finalists for the 2019 Edison Awards: Porex and Seakeeper. Porex has been recognized for its......

  • Former Marmon Holdings Chairman & CEO Renowned as Pioneer of 80/20 Growth Model Chicago, IL – Madison Industries announced today the appointment of Frank Ptak as Senior Managing Director.  Last month, Mr. Ptak retired as Chairman and CEO of Marmon Holdings, Inc., a subsidiary of......

  • BlackArch Partners LLC (“BlackArch”) is pleased to announce that Specified Air Solutions (“Specified Air” or the “Company”), a portfolio company of The Sterling Group (“Sterling”), is now part of the Madison Industries family of companies. Specified Air, headquartered in Grand Rapids, Michigan, is a multi-branded,......

  • Seakeeper, Inc., the leader in marine stabilization, welcomes Madison Industries as a new majority owner. Existing Seakeeper management will continue running day-to-day operations, with Madison, led by Larry Gies, supporting the company vision of bringing stabilization to every boat 20’ and above. Madison, which has......