Who We Are – The Management Team
Ken Vennesland - Founder and President
Ken started working for Micromatic 30 years ago as a mechanical engineer after college. He has moved throughout the company, assisting many departments, including machine proposal, engineering, purchasing, production control, routings, internal sales, and parts pricing. Ken’s many years of experience in all facets of the honing industry have allowed Ken to revitalize a tradition in the honing industry. Ken is a Lake Superior State University alum with a BS in Mechanical Engineering and an associate’s degree in Drafting & Design.
Rick Mathis - Vice President
Rick started with Kenrie in 2005. Rick is in charge of the day-to-day operations of Kenrie and is the Sales Manager. He is currently opening up new international markets.
Brian Sweebe - Customer Relations Specialist
Brian brings with him 22 years of sales experience in multiple fields. Brian is customer focused and solution oriented making him a vital part of the Kenrie team.