For the second year in a row, ARMOR has been named to Inc. Magazine’s Best Workplaces. The Inc. Magazine 2019 list of Best Workplaces is a recognition of those businesses that have created exceptional workplaces through an inviting company culture, deep employee engagement and by offering all-star employee benefits. Out of thousands of companies across the United States, ARMOR was one of 346 to be honored by Inc. Magazine.
Chosen from more than 750 Michigan Celebrates Small Business alumni, ARMOR was awarded the Most Engaged Workplace Award based on our commitment to the community and support of a creative and collaborative culture to enhance performance and competitive advantage. ARMOR earned alumni status after it was honored in 2015 as one of the top Michigan 50 Companies to Watch.
ARMOR and Plano®, an industry leader in fishing gear and tackle storage, joined forces to engineer the next generation in rust-free, worry-free tackle storage – the new Rustrictor StowAway line of utility boxes. Infused with ARMOR VCI Nanotechnology, Rustrictor StowAways are the first tackle storage boxes to provide 360 degrees of rust-stopping protection for terminal tackle and hard-bait. The entire line is marked by signature red latches, a color reserved exclusively for the Rustrictor StowAways.
Seancy Schnapp is welcomed to ARMOR as an account manager providing additional sales support to Michigan. Seancy spent the previous eight years as a merchandiser and most recently a merchandiser supervisor with IGT, contractor of the Michigan State Lottery.
For 40 years, we at ARMOR have held to our steadfast commitment that any rust prevention/rust removal product we offer must be clean, safe, easy and effective. End of sentence. ARMOR has come a long way from its humble beginnings, when in 1979 ARMOR CEO John Holden started it from his home. What began as a business whose sole focus was the manufacture and sale of a rust-preventing VCI paper line has grown and evolved into an international corrosion management solutions company offering multiple rust prevention and rust removal product lines in thousands of sizes and variations.
Workshop Hero, ARMOR’s consumer brand, made up of Metal Rescue Rust Remover BATH, Metal Rescue Rust Remover GEL, and Dry Coat Rust Preventative has provided rust removal and rust prevention solutions to consumers for 10 years!
ARMOR welcomed Laura Prang to the Customer Care team as a Customer Coordinator. Laura has a degree in Business Administration from Lansing Community College and spent 15 years working in the medical field working with clients prior to joining ARMOR.
Fernando Longinotti, International Sales Manager, ARMOR, celebrated his 10-year anniversary with the company.
ARMOR joined as a major sponsor and took over the organization and planning of the Howell, Michigan, ARMOR Great Pumpkin Classic Car Show with all proceeds to benefit The Salvation Army of Livingston County. The 2018 show was a record breaker with 450 participating cars and $17047.10 collected for the Salvation Army.
Armor Protective Packaging® was named one of Michigan’s coolest places to work by Crain’s Detroit Business. Not only was the ARMOR team thrilled to receive the honorable title of “cool” in both 2017 and 2018, it celebrated the company’s jump from its ranking of 55 out of 100 in 2017 to 7th in 2018!