STAR-TELEGRAM: COORS FAMILY BUSINESS HAS MEDICAL DEVICE OPERATION AT ALLIANCE
Star-Telegram has published the article: Coors family business has medical device operation at Alliance
. Below is an excerpt from the article.
"CoorsTek, the brewing family’s enterprise that makes engineered ceramics for products including military body armor, oil and gas drilling components and semiconductors, now has a medical device component firm based near Alliance Airport. A Coors family member is in charge.
CoorsTek Medical only has about 15 employees in Fort Worth — the bulk of its operations are elsewhere, including Oregon, Ohio, Utah and Colorado. But the company would like to expand in Texas, said Jonathan Coors, a fifth-generation member of the brewing family who is now CEO of CoorsTek Medical.
“Texas is a place that is very intriguing to us,” said Coors, 34, whose father, John Coors, is chairman and chief executive of CoorsTek. “It’s where people want to be, the workforce is good. … It’s a natural place for us to continue to grow.
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