New Leadership in Engineering and Manufacturing

We have named new leaders to our engineering and manufacturing management. Tim Hendrickson has been appointed as Wipaire’s new Director of Manufacturing and brings over 15 years of manufacturing expertise to Wipaire. Tim is skilled in manufacturing management, analysis, and planning, and has a background in manufacturing engineering. “Tim brings knowledge and experience from working at large corporations, both publicly and privately owned,” says Chuck Wiplinger, president and COO. “We’re sure he will be an excellent asset for Wipaire.”

Chris Woken has been named as our new engineering manager. Chris previously held the position of composites engineer and brings extensive experience in aviation, composites, and regulations. As a pilot, Chris is able to relate to the operational considerations of the products Wipaire designs and manufactures. His wealth of experience is sure to benefit both the company and our customers. “As an engineer, Chris has a unique combination of sophisticated engineering capabilities coupled with knowledge of management and the general aviation industry. This background makes him a valuable member of our management team,” notes Wiplinger.

Pictures of Tim Hendrickson and Chris Woken