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Northeast Tool’s Rusty Arant Named “Most Admired CEO”

March 30, 2018

Charlotte Business Journal Honors Rusty Arant and Other Local Leaders Inaugural Award

CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 2018

The CEO of Northeast Tool, Rusty Arant, was awarded “Most Admired CEO” among 38 other established local leaders by the Charlotte Business Journal. Out of 12 different categories, Rusty received this prestigious award on behalf of the Manufacturing Industry.

“At Northeast Tool, we are committed to always exceeding the expectations of our customers. Whether it’s through competitive pricing, world-class quality, or innovative solutions, our focus will always be to fulfill our corporate mission – to deliver predictable output in all that we do. I am humbled that our company and my leadership has been recognized by the Charlotte Business Journal,” said Rusty.

Rusty’s father, Larry Arant founded Northeast Tool in 1964. Rusty inspired his son Aaron Arant to return and the three generation legacy continues, with Rusty’s son, Aaron Arant, now acting as the Director of Business Development.

“I am extremely honored to receive this recognition and to continue the legacy my father started in the basement of his home in 1964. I’m truly grateful to lead a company that supports my vision and is committed to making an impact in the Charlotte region,” says Rusty.

“I’m proud to work alongside my father at Northeast Tool. This award is a testament to his passion and commitment to improving the lives of our employees and our community,” says Aaron.

This new awards program took place at The Westin Charlotte Hotel uptown on March 29th, 2018. The Charlotte Business Journal editorial team awarded leaders who have a strong vision for their companies, have shown commitment to culture in the workplace and made significant contribution to the community. These honorees were publically nominated from within their organization, by members of the business community and externally.

About Northeast Tool:

Since 1964, Northeast Tool has been a preferred supplier of precision machined parts and complex assemblies for the aerospace, defense, energy, medical, and commercial industries. Northeast Tool is an AS9100C & ISO 9001:2008 certified facility with a broad range of capabilities, including Multi-Axis Machining, Milling, Grinding, Wire EDM, Welding, Sheet Metal Fabrication, and Stamping.

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