For the Gazette
PORTAGE COUNTY – The Worth Company, a family-owned manufacturer specializing in fishing tackle components, is proud to announce the appointment of Tim Worth as President of the company.
Founded in 1942, Tim becomes the fourth generation of the family to run the business. As an American manufacturer. The Worth Company manufactures hundreds of millions of metal components each year for a variety of industries including the fishing tackle, automotive and fastener industries.
Founded by Joseph Worth, a Canadian immigrant with a passion for fly fishing, The Worth Company has evolved over the past 80 years to become the leading component manufacturer for the fishing tackle industry and the go-to supplier of keychains and precision automotive key fobs. and fastener industries, with over 3,100 customers worldwide.
Tim, an outdoor and angling enthusiast, brings thirteen years of manufacturing and executive experience to the position. Tim and Vice President, Kris Crass, who has proven to be an integral part of The Worth Company family, have positioned the company for continued success as they remain the world’s leading manufacturer of tackle components .
“I am extremely fortunate and proud to have the opportunity to lead our team and our company. said Worth. “Through our manufacturing, our mission is to produce pride, working together for each other. That’s exactly what we’ve done for three generations and I look forward to continuing that tradition.
“Our goal as a company is to help our customers grow and grow their business while supporting our local community and environmental initiatives. We do this by providing high quality, precise components and world class customer service. We also achieve this by prioritizing the health and strength of our community and environment. I look forward to working with our incredible team, partners and community leaders to grow these businesses for years to come.