Watlow Wins Family Business Award

9/19/2016 12:00:00 AM


Advanced Technology Center

Watlow®, an industry leader in the design and manufacture of complete thermal systems, has won the Family Business Award for third-generation ownership from the St. Louis Business Journal.

According to the Business Journal, “Family businesses have long been important to the success of the St. Louis region. And in the St. Louis Business Journal’s inaugural Family Business Awards, we’ll honor seven companies for their longevity, entrepreneurship, perseverance, creativity and community involvement.”

More than 65 nominations were submitted this year, the first year of the award, showing the strong base of family businesses in the area.

Articles highlighting Watlow and the other six winners, and how these companies have evolved over the years, will appear in the October 21, 2016 edition of the St. Louis Business Journal.

“Steve Desloge and I are both pleased that Watlow was chosen as an honoree for the Family Business Awards,” said Peter Desloge. “The Desloge family, and all of Watlow’s team members, have worked hard to create the company that we are today. We are proud of our culture and the hard work of our team members, and we will continue our commitment to our Purpose: Enriching Lives through Inspired Innovation.”

About Watlow

Watlow provides best in class engineering expertise and leading thermal products that enable customers to thrive.

Watlow brings its experience to numerous industries, including semiconductor processing, environmental chambers, energy processes, diesel emissions, medical and foodservice equipment.

Since 1922, Watlow has grown in product capability, market experience and global reach. The company holds more than 450 patents and employs 2,000 employees working in nine manufacturing facilities and three technology centers in the United States, Mexico, Europe and Asia. Watlow also has sales offices in 16 countries around the world. The company continues to grow, while the commitment remains the same – to provide its customers with superior products and services for their individual needs.

For additional information call your nearest Watlow representative:

Phone: 1+ (800) WATLOW2, 1+ (314) 878-4600
Fax: 1+ (877) 893-1005, 1+ (314) 878-6814