May 22, 2017, Dayton, OH – Beth Graves, President of Prime Controls, a manufacturer of double metal sheet sensors and controls for the can making, automotive, appliance, and other metal forming industries, was named by the Dayton Business Journal as one of the 2017 Forty Under 40 winners. This coveted award honors the region’s brightest young professionals who have demonstrated business success during the past year.
Celebrating its 20th year, the Forty Under 40 award features winners that span a wide variety of industries and ages. This year’s winners include bankers, engineers, CEOs, educators, lawyers, small business owners, and U.S. Air Force workers. The 2017 class of winners included 26 men and 14 women who all have established successful careers while dedicating time to help enrich the Dayton Region.
Judged on professional accomplishments, community leadership along with awards and milestones, Beth was hand-picked by judges who were all past winners themselves. More than 200 young leaders in the Miami Valley region were nominated this year. Whether through serving on boards or volunteering their time and expertise, every winner plays a significant role in making the Dayton community a better place to live.
“It is such an honor to be recognized with this award. I was completely humbled to learn about the talented group of individuals I was among. It certainly helps to have such an amazing staff of people at Prime Controls, because I believe whole-heartedly, that we are only as good as the people we have around us. This is why we put so much effort into leadership development” says Beth regarding her achievement.
The Prime Controls team joined Beth and her family on May 18th to celebrate her accomplishment at the awards ceremony. Past winners from the last 20 years were in attendance to help commemorate the event.
Prime Controls, Inc., located in Dayton, Ohio USA was founded in 1992 and today, is the world’s foremost Double Metal Sheet Detector supplier, providing products and services to the can making, automotive, appliance and other automated sheet metal industries. A Prime Controls detector has inspected virtually every food and beverage can in the world, with a pull-tab end. Prime Controls is committed to the development of new products with the most advanced technology available. We value each and every one of our customers and strive to provide solutions that meet their needs.