Lexington Manufacturing’s Derek Thiede Certified as a Project Management Professional

    Derek Thiede, product development/project engineer at Lexington Manufacturing’s Brainerd facility, recently completed certification as a Project Management Professional with Project Management Institute (PMI). Thiede has been with Lexington since 2016 and was eager to participate in the PMI program, called the “gold standard in project management.” “Briefly, it’s a formalized method of managing…


SFI grants further sustainable forestry efforts

    At Lexington, we are committed to sourcing materials from suppliers applying sustainable forestry practices and sourcing legal and responsible wood fiber to manufacture our products. We are certified by both the Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) and the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC), which allows us to maintain the supply needed to satisfy our clients’…

Lexington Mfg hosts Manufacturers Alliance

Manufacturers Alliance visits Lexington

    We recently hosted 18 colleagues from the Manufacturers Alliance at our facility in Brainerd. For 25 years, the Manufacturers Alliance has facilitated resource sharing by promoting education, training, and networking to local manufacturers at peer-to-peer events. During the meeting, we discussed non-proprietary business processes at our company. It was a great opportunity to…


Dave Claypool presents at NADC conference in Orlando

Dave Claypool, sales manager at Lexington Manufacturing, enjoyed addressing industry colleagues at the National Architectural Door Council’s (NADC) conference in Orlando, Florida, recently.

Lexington sponsored the one-day NADC conference, which preceded the Door and Hardware Institute’s convention. Operating under the Window & Door Manufacturers Association’s (WDMA) umbrella, NADC develops and maintains industry standards for architectural wood doors and represents the industry in many arenas.