Tony Knowles has now transitioned into the Production Manager for our facility. In his 19 years at EPI, Tony creates a positive, fun work environment for all of the members of his team.Tony excels at leading by taking responsibility to improve workflows, invenotry count, and above all, the efficency at which EPI does custom fabrication. He always portrays a positive attitude, knowing that collective behavior and attitude play a substantial role in the work environment. Overall, Tony knows that diligent work and dedication result in exceptional quality products, he takes an abundance of pride in his work.
After graduating from Mancelona High School, Tony started working for EPI as an installer. In the beginning of his career, he worked on several large installation jobs, gaining a great deal of experience. Before we moved to our Traverse City location, he ran the plant in Mancelona for many years. We are so proud of how much Tony has grown with EPI!
Tony still resides in Mancelona with his wonderful son. As a father, he always makes sure to put aside time from work to spend with his boy either at footbal games, or after school events. When he isn’t hard at work you can find the two of them kayaking, fishing, hammocking, playing disc golf, or mudding. His son loves the company and all of Tony’s coworkers. EPI has exceeded past being just a job to Tony and a multitude of his colleagues, it is now a family that prides themselves on providing the best quality of fabricated liners in the geomembrane industry.