Medina County business turns 125 years old and goes global

BRUNSWICK, Ohio - A Medina County business is celebrating 125 years. Philpott was established in 1889 in Cleveland.

Friday the company will hold a celebration at the Brunswick facility to celebrate the years in business. The Lt. Governor is schedule to be part of the celebration, said Philpott CEO Mike Baach.

The Philpott Rubber Company began as a rubber hose & belting supply house. Since that time, the company has evolved into a supplier of a diverse range of products to a variety of customers and industries.
"The manufacturing company has tripled in size since 2009," said Baach. The Brunswick facility employs about 50 people, but employs about 250 globally, according to Baach.


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