Charlie Wright Jr.
GERMANTOWN — Charlie Wright Jr. has been promoted to
vice president of operations at Rheocast Company, a
contract manufacturer of high pressure brass and
aluminum die castings, at its Germantown facility.
Wright had been serving as the plant superintendent of
the 40-year-old Wisconsin company, and was previously
the sales & marketing manager of the firm.
“Charlie’s hands-on experience has been vital in helping
grow our company,” said Brennen Weigel, president and
CEO of The Fall River Group, Inc., the parent company of
Rheocast, in a statement. “Charlie began his career
almost 10 years ago working at Fall River Foundry, our
other division, and his commitment to making our
organization the best at producing cast and machined
components is what we need for continued prosperity.”
Since Wright began working at Rheocast in 2011, he has
secured over 15 new customers, expanded the company’s
capabilities by adding a toolmaking facility, and won
the International Die Casting Competition, hosted by the
North American Die Casting Association, in 2011 and
again in 2017 for his innovative die casting designs.