STI International Adds Two Members to Operations Team

STI International

STI International Adds Two New Members to the Operations Team

( – STI International is pleased to announce that Owen Cramer and Joshua Dow have joined the company as members of the operations team.

Owen Cramer will be the Project Manager working closely with Detonics Defense Technologies on a special project through their partnership with STI. Cramer holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Western New England College and DAWIA Level III certification in Engineering from Defense Acquisition University. Owen was most recently employed as an engineer for the US Navy Naval Surface Warfare Center in Crane, IN. He also has previous engineering experience with Smith & Wesson and FN Manufacturing.

Joshua Dow is the new Machine Shop Production Manager, responsible for improving throughput and productivity in machining operations.  Joshua holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Economics from the United States Naval Academy, as well as a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Arizona. He is a veteran of the US Marine Corps, with assignments in Iraq, Afghanistan and other locations throughout the Middle East and Asia. He was most recently employed at the Eaton Corporation as the Manufacturing Manager, Hydraulics Division.

“We’re happy to have Owen and Joshua on board,” said Ken Cowan, STI Director of Operations. “Their experience and drive will help us meet our goals of higher productivity and increased efficiency as we continue to grow and expand.”

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About STI International, Inc.

Precision made. Performance Defined. STI is an employee-owned company based out of Georgetown, Texas and is the premier manufacturer of 1911 & 2011® style firearms. The company is dedicated to providing the highest quality firearms for competition, duty, or self-defense use. From introducing the firearms industry into the precision world of “EDM” hammers, sears, and components to the invention of the legendary 2011 platform, STI has continually led the firearms market in product development and quality.