Bothe Associates Inc. is a true American success story. Werner Bothe,
who immigrated to this country as a teenager with his family, founded
the business in the basement of their house in 1950 with the help of
his wife, Hazel Bothe and sons Erik and Kent. The company has since
progressed to a 38,000 sq. foot modern air conditioned facility filled
with the latest in CNC turning and milling equipment functioning within
ISO 9001:2008 quality standards.
The reputation for quality parts at fair prices along
with an uncompromising commitment to satisfying the needs of our customers
has allowed the company to grow under the stewardship of the Bothe family
into the third generation. Old fashioned qualities such as integrity
and honesty along with a Midwestern work ethic are hallmarks of the
company culture. Many customers who began a relationship with Bothe
Associates in the 1950's and 1960's remain loyal and active today.
Bothe Associates has continued to evolve during their
long history. With the new century has come recognition that the company
is now "woman-owned" with the majority of the Bothe family
management team being female. Kent Bothe remains as the CEO with Cathryn
Bothe as President and Laura Bothe as Vice President and General Manager.
This certification will allow us to serve customers who need to find
"woman-owned" businesses to fulfill government contracts.
In addition, our recent ISO 9001:2008 certification has given us greater
capabilities to efficiently and effectively accommodate our customers'
Ability to be nimble and to efficiently accommodate customers
has been a hallmark of the company. The latest initiatives include adding
assembly to machining and utilizing our newly acquired ISO 9001:2008
and women-owned business status to build new business relationships
which were previously unavailable to us. Unwavering commitment to helping
customers solve their problems from prototype to short and long production
runs is, and always has been, the way of life for all of the talented
staff at Bothe Associates.
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