Central Wisconsin's Top Precision
Machining & Fabrication Company

DRM has a long history of providing industry-leading products and services to our customers and end users. We pride ourselves on developing innovative solutions to support our customer’s needs and on fostering mutually-beneficial long-term relationships.

Employee - Owned

Trusted for our commitment to our customers and our employee-owners

DRM Industries was founded in 1970 as Don’s Repair, focusing exclusively on fabrication. By 1975, machining had been added to our services.

Today, DRM Industries is a 100% employee-owned company that encompasses 4 divisions: Machining & Fabrication, Best Exhibits, DRM Electrocoat, and Centri Precleaners.


Our Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) is open to every employee, and allows them to own shares of company stock in a retirement account and become employee-owners.

At DRM Industries and DRM Electrocoat, we believe that each employee contributes directly to company growth and success. Our values help define who we are as a company and keep us focused on our goals.

About Employee-Ownership
"DRM’s purpose is to pursue and realize growth within new & existing markets, current partners, and the employee-owners that we serve."
Our Values

Employees work together safely to accomplish common goals.


Employees take responsibility and pride in what they do.

Positive Behavior.

Employees are optimistic and have a solutions-driven mindset.


Employees are able to grow within the company as they support business growth.

Our Facilities and Locations
in wisconsin

Our facilities are located in Lake Delton, Reedsburg, and Baraboo, Wisconsin providing the ideal location for logistics and transport across the nation, streamlining the production process, and keeping costs down.

We work primarily with customers in the Agriculture, Automotive, Construction, Gas & Oil, and Heavy Truck Industries.

Our History


Dons Repair was started in Lake Delton, WI specializing in fabrication.


Machining capabilities were added to the business and the name was changed to “Dons Repair & Machine Corp”.


Dons Repair became DRM Industries Corp.


DRM was awarded the Sauk County Small Business of the Year Award.


DRM Electrocoat Corp. was started in Reedsburg WI.


DRM Best Exhibits and Centri Precleaners was added to the Family of Companies in Baraboo, WI.


2022 - DRM Family of Companies became 100% Employee Owned.

The DRM Industries
Leadership Team

DRM Industries is led by long-time employees who have over 100+ years of experience with the company. This is a group of dedicated and committed professionals who always have the best interests of our team at heart.

They are deeply involved in the day-to-day operations of the company, leading by example, and supporting employees as they grow in their careers.

Matt Hillmer
Matt Hillmer
General Manager of Machining
Greg Frosch
Greg Frosch
General Manager of Fabrication
Nick Hensen
Nick Hensen
Engineering Manager
Ethan Richardson
Ethan Richardson
Quality Assurance Manager
Travis Kitchen
Travis Kitchen
Machining Manager
Nick Burch
Nick Burch
Fabrication Project Manager
Nathan Pickhard
Nathan Pickhard
Best Ex Signs Manager
Sandy Linsmeyer
Sandy Linsmeyer
Office Manager
Theresia Pawlak
Theresia Pawlak
Manufacturing Office Coordinator

DRM Industries is a 100% employee-owned company. Everyone who works here is able to participate in our employee stock ownership plan (ESOP) which grants company stock to employees. At DRM, you can be both an employee and an owner in the company!

Learn more about our ESOP on our Employee Ownership page and Careers page.

Our Careers