Michael J. Berns, CPA, Named Chief Financial Officer for Wisconsin Manufacturer – Wildeck, Inc.


New CFO position will help Wildeck manage aggressive growth


as a leading supplier of material handling equipment.


Waukesha, WI – May 2008 – Wildeck, Inc., the largest manufacturer of mezzanines, material


lifts, and safety guarding products in North America, has promoted Michael J. Berns, CPA,


to the position of Chief Financial Officer.


“We congratulate Mike on his many years of outstanding service and on achieving this top


management position with the Company,” stated Wildeck president, Keith G. Pignolet. “The


company has experienced consistent growth and profitability under Mike’s leadership and


we look forward to continuing this strong performance in the years to come.”


Berns began his association with Wildeck in December of 1993 when he joined Williams


Steel & Supply as Accounting Manager. He was promoted a year later to Assistant Controller


of both Williams Steel & Supply and Wildeck, Inc. In January of 1996 he was again promoted,


becoming Wildeck’s Controller, and has served in that capacity until being elevated to CFO.


Wildeck, Inc. – based in Waukesha, WI – is the largest manufacturer of mezzanines, vertical


lifts, and safety guarding products in North America. Wildeck products are used throughout


distribution centers, warehouses, manufacturing operations, and back-room storage facilities


for the safe and efficient handling, storage and movement of materials. For more than 30


years, the company has grown through a dedicated and experienced network of customerservice-


oriented dealers and systems integrators, nationwide.


Wildeck, Inc. is a subsidiary of Holden Industries, an ESOP company.


For more information, contact Hue Schlegel at 262-549-4000, e-mail [email protected], or


visit www.wildeck.com.


– more –


For Information, contact:


Hue Schlegel – Director of Marketing


1-800-325-6939


www.wildeck.com


Wildeck, Inc. Names CFO – page 2:


Michael J. Berns, CPA, has been named Chief Financial Officer for


Wildeck, Inc. – a Waukesha, Wisconsin based manufacturer


of custom mezzanines, material lifts (VRCs), and safety guarding products.


For more information on Wildeck products and services visit www.wildeck.com or contact


Hue Schlegel, Director of Marketing, at 262-549-4700, ext. 249, or via e-mail at


[email protected]