WernerCo, an international manufacturer and distributor of access products, fall protection equipment, secure storage systems and light duty construction equipment, says it will move its U.S. based headquarters to Hamilton Lakes in Itasca.
“The company is bringing together cross-functional executive team members, corporate staff and leadership from engineering, product development and marketing to support its comprehensive portfolio of global brands,” the company says in a statement. Its previous headquarters was in Greenville, PA.
“We are thrilled to move the WernerCo corporate headquarters to the business community of DuPage County,” global CEO James T. Caudill said in the statement. “Our new office space at Hamilton Lakes creates a unique economic opportunity and a business environment that will provide an excellent location to integrate our corporate teams. The space is conducive to collaboration and creativity among our employee base in a location that will also attract top talent. We are extremely optimistic about the new centralized location contributing to our long-term success.”
WernerCo’s brands include Werner, KNAACK, WEATHER GUARD, ZARGES, Youngman, BoSS, Centaure, Duarib, Haemmerlin and Bailey. The company employs more than 5,000 people globally at 14 sites in four continents.
Source: Chicago Construction News WernerCo relocates international headquarters to Itasca