Rick Urban, chief financial officer at Quality Controlled Manufacturing Inc., said manufacturers are held to much higher quality, cost and speed standards than a few decades ago. It’s much harder, he said, for small companies to grow to QCMI’s size today.

Rick Urban, chief financial officer at Quality Controlled Manufacturing Inc., said manufacturers are held to much higher quality, cost and speed standards than a few decades ago. It’s much harder, he said, for small companies to grow to QCMI’s size today. Photo by Melissa Jacobs.

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