Wowing Customers is an Everyday Occurrence
Dan Gloede, Senior Structural Designer in Appleton has been with Great Northern for over 40 years. Like most people, he was attracted to Great Northern because it is a solid, stable company. He stayed because the company has allowed him to be his best self and do what he loves – creating. Throughout his career Dan has held the roll of Taper Operator, Plate Mounter, Die Service, and Structural Designer. He appreciates the Great Northern culture. “Employees to be able to be the best at what they do, no matter what the position,” Dan said.
Dan works with customers and other Great Northern employees to prepare prototypes, create specs and solve difficult design issues. In the end, he is part of a team that “wows” customers everyday with better solutions that help them win in the marketplace. Coming in to work every day is easy for Dan because he is doing what he loves, in an positive, supportive environment. In describing his co-workers, he said “the people I work with are very hard working and dedicated, but they are also awesome, fun to be around and we have some fun times together.” Dan is a shining example of having, and delivering on Great Expectations.