Our Team

Frank Meiland

Frank Meiland

CEO & President

Frank Meiland joined Swiss-Tech as President in June 2014. Prior to Swiss-Tech, Frank was with Actuant Corporation (NYSE: ATU), where he served as an Inside Sales Leader (2002-2004), Business Leader – Milwaukee Cylinder (2004-2009), and Business Leader – Enerpac Production Automation (2009-2014). In the latter position, Frank had P&L responsibility for Enerpac Workholding, Milwaukee Cylinder, and Unilift lines of business.

Carl Bardenwerper

Carl Bardenwerper

CFO

Carl Bardenwerper joined Swiss-Tech as CFO in January 2011. Carl served as CFO/Controller of several industrial manufacturing companies including Viasystems and Planar Systems. Carl is a member of the Wisconsin Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

Karen Ozanich

Karen Ozanich

Director of Manufacturing and Logistics

Karen Ozanich has served as Logistics Manager since June 2013. She has more than 20 years of manufacturing experience, including in purchasing, production planning, quality functions, internal systems auditing, and ERP system setup. Ms. Ozanich served as Materials Supervisor at Engineered Plastics Company for almost a decade, where she was responsible for all supplier relations and an annual material spend of $8 million.

Matt Bills

Matt Bills

Manager, Quality and Compliance

Matt is a quality and compliance professional with over 20 years of experience in Original Equipment & Contract Manufacturing (Aerospace, Medical Device, Industrial Automation), 9 years of which in the medical device niche. He comes to Swiss-Tech with a BS in Industrial Management as well as many industry leading certifications, including ASQ Certified Quality Engineer (CQE), 
ASQ Certified Quality Auditor (CQA) and ISO 13485:2003 Certified Lead Auditor.

Jason Price

Jason Price

Director of Engineering and Support Technology

Jason Price has served as Manufacturing Engineering Manager at Swiss Tech since 2014. Mr. Price has more than two decades of manufacturing experience in medical, automotive, and electronics industries. He worked at Accellent (dba Lake Region Medical) as a Manufacturing Department Manager and Project Manager in the New Process Development Engineering staff.

Bobbie Griffin

Bobbie Griffin

Inside Sales Lead

Bobbie Griffin joined Swiss-Tech as Inside Sales Lead in June 2014. Prior to Swiss-Tech, Bobbie worked in Inside Sales and continuous improvement for E-S Plastic Products, where she managed all aspects of customer service and assisted the operations manager in purchasing, scrap reduction, and process improvements.