Monthly Archives: June 1999

Jun 20

Nation’s Business Magazine

June 1999 When Eric and Craig Fankhauser, as vice presidents of Toledo Metal Spinning Co. (TMS), reviewed insurance coverage every year with their father, Ken, the family-owned firm’s president, they “always talked about valuations,” Eric recalls. In deciding on relatively low coverage, they assumed that any fire could be contained to a small area because […]

Jun 09

Toledo company among 6 honored by U.S. Chamber

Congratulations! Toledo Metal Spinning The Blade: June 9, 1999 Eric Fankhauser received the application for a National Blue Chip Enterprise Award the day it was due, wrote the two required essays about overcoming business disaster, and got it to sponsors MassMutual and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce by the deadline. “I knew the story pretty […]

Jun 01

Local company receives national award

Commercial Advantage: June 1999 A local metal-forming company, back in full production after being devastated by a fire in early 1998, is one of six companies nationally being recognized with a Blue Chip Enterprise Initiative Award. Toledo Metal Spinning Company, 1819 Clinton Street, has been selected for the honor which “recognizes small businesses that have […]