Illinois TV station features Machine Tool Builders in manufacturing series April 21, 2017 by Alex Gary “Made in the Stateline: Machine Tool Builders“ Eric Wilson, a news anchor for Rockford, Illinois, TV station WTVO, did a very thorough story on Machine Tool Builders and its launch of a new company, Diablo Furnaces. Previous articlePlastics News looks at Littlestar Plastics' increased molding capabilitiesNext article When do you expand? When it's a need and not a want Alex Gary(https://www.facebook.com/AlexGaryCI/) Alex spent 17 years at the Rockford (IL) Register Star as a reporter and the last 12 as the business editor. He researched and wrote about industries ranging from manufacturing, real estate and logistics to web development and retail. He gained valuable knowledge from thousands of interviews, including then Senator Barack Obama, on the issues entrepreneurs face from startup to multi-million dollar firms. He developed a regional network of connections in the business, nonprofit and governmental sectors. Alex was part of the Thinker team from 2016 - 2019 as communications manager before moving to be full time with Alex Gary Communications.