Roger Hargens Honored as 2018 Person of Vision

This year Roger Hargens of Accumold was honored as the 2018 Person of Vision, during the 2018 Salute to Industry from Ankeny Economic Development Corporation. It’s no secret, a bit part of Accumold’s unique success has been the central Iowa … Continued

Our Zero Waste Manufacturing Efforts Highlighted

Becoming a zero waste manufacturing facility was no small task for us and required a strategic partner. Unlike residential programs, where you toss an item into a bin, large scalable manufacturing companies like ours require large-scale companies willing to buy the … Continued

Roger Hargens and Accumold Team Attend Iowa STEM Day

Accumold was pleased to participate in Iowa STEM day at the 2018 Iowa State Fair. Along with our CEO, Roger Hargens, Jeff Dirkx, Ron Baiotto (knee), Tyler Wright (Waukee APEX teacher), Zach Walberg (Waukee High School graduate), and Don Boss, were available … Continued

Can Teacher Externs Push The Limits of Micro Manufacturing?

When you work in an industry that is constantly evolving and pushing the limits of micro manufacturing technology, soliciting feedback from every possible angle offers a perspective you otherwise wouldn’t be privy to. The more diverse and the fresher the perspective, … Continued

How We Cultivate The Future Work Force

For Accumold to continue to grow in technical expertise and maintain our strategic edge, it is within our best interest to support students in our community. In order to strengthen our future workforce, companies can fear a lack of talent … Continued

June Was A Busy Month In Our Community

When we made our 4th expansion in the community of Ankeny, Iowa we made sure to add event and training space for employee training, meeting space, but importantly, community outreach events. This month was confirmation that this space has been … Continued

Wearable Tech Companies Look To Niche Process

The wearable market is projected to exceed 51 Billion dollars in revenue by 2022, therefore, if you are a product designer or engineer, it’s likely you are creating the next generation of wearable technology. At the very least, you may … Continued

Accumold CEO, Roger Hargens on Bloomberg Radio

Roger Hargens, CEO of Accumold was interviewed on Bloomberg Radio’s morning show, Bloomberg Markets AM with Lisa Abramowicz. He discussed the wearable market, Accumold’s rapid growth, our micro molding technology, the Accumold Scholars program and our strategy for developing the future … Continued

Governor’s STEM Advisory Council announces new co-chair

The Iowa Governor’s STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Advisory Council on Friday announced its new co-chair will be Roger Hargens, President and CEO of Accumold in Ankeny. He will serve in the role alongside Gov. Kim Reynolds. Hargens will … Continued