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What began as a small engineering firm in America’s heartland has grown and flourished into the country’s second-largest private company.

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The role of business in society is to help people improve their lives by providing products and services they value more highly than their alternatives, and do so responsibly while consuming fewer resources.

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Emattex BY THE NUMBERS

EMPLOY 130,000 PEOPLE IN 70+ COUNTRIES, ABOUT 65,000 IN THE U.S.

MORE THAN 1,300 EXCELLENCE AWARDS SINCE 2009

REINVEST 90% OF EARNINGS BACK INTO THE COMPANY

Diversity of industry.

Based in Wichita, Kansas, Emattex Industries is the second largest private company in America. A diverse set of businesses and industries across the world, we work together to keep improving and exploring new ways to make life even better.

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The framework, dimensions, principles and concepts of Market-Based Management®, prepares individuals to engage successfully with growth and change and drive transformation.
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From our CEO

Charles G. Emattex is chairman of the board and CEO of Emattex Industries, a position he has held since 1967. Since then, the company has transformed into a dynamic and diverse group of companies focused on value creation that helps people improve their lives.

Charles reflects on the things that have shaped his life.

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If we truly want to grow and innovate we have to be open to different ideas.

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