NAIAS 2016 Insights

Author: Tommy Knight

Many members of the Disher team were able to attend the North American International Auto Show held in Detroit. From social media integration to big screen monitoring systems and even performance-ready interiors, there is no doubt the technology and innovation in the automotive industry is on the rise. Our team came back with plenty of insights that spanned across all… Read More

Can packaging really be sustainable?

Author: Travis Gibbs

As a packaging engineer one of the most frequent requests is what can we do to make our packaging more sustainable?  I get really excited by these requests as taking care of the environment is truly a passion of mine. These inquiries allow grand visions of molded bamboo, bio based plastics, and 100% recycled corrugated to begin. But is there really such… Read More

Disher Receives MEDC Grant for Talent Expansion

Disher is expanding. We are continually working to grow our business – so much so that we are proud to announce our latest award, the Michigan Business Development Program performance-based grant of $200,000. This grant will allow Disher to continue hiring and creating positions while maintaining our innovative space and training programs. Ann Arbor SPARK has also joined MEDC in the… Read More

Engineers On a Roll Exhibit Upgrade

Author: Kyle McLellan

Disher recently had the opportunity to redesign an exhibit for the Ann Arbor Hands-on Museum. Located only five miles from the Disher Ann Arbor office, it was the perfect community outreach service project for our team. This children’s museum offers kids of all ages the opportunity to learn about science and engineering through a series of interactive exhibits. As you… Read More

The Latest and Greatest from the Consumer Electronics Show

Author: Tod Grams

What is CES? The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is one of the more influential technology events that happens just once a year that brings together consumers, suppliers, developers and many other professionals into one huge location. The beauty of a show like this is that a company like Disher can gain vital product and technology knowledge, top trends, and market insight… Read More

Above & Beyond Corporate Responsibility

Author: Chuck Beasley

Every day the people of Disher are making a positive impact at their jobs and in the world around them.  In late June 2015, my two boys and I spent a week in Wartsburg, Tennessee helping those in need by repairing their homes.  We fixed flooring, tore off siding, replaced the walls, and added new windows and siding.  People like… Read More

The Next-Generation Electric Car

Author: Jon Brock

Not Your Average Hybrid “Do you like your Volt?”  I’ve been repeatedly asked this questions by people who see me getting in or out of the Chevy Volt that my wife and I drive.  We only got it about nine months ago and I’ve already had more people approach me about this car than I ever would have thought.  I… Read More

Sustainable Business

Author: Ryan Noble

The term sustainable is generally focused on the environment. It seems this is a drastic under-utilization of the very versatile word. The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines sustainability in three ways: : able to be used without being completely used up or destroyed : involving methods that do not completely use up or destroy natural resources : able to last or continue for a… Read More

Disher Ranked #21 of Best Places to Work in the U.S.

  Disher was named by Great Place to Work® as the 21st best small workplace in the United States on their annual 2015 Best Small & Medium Workplaces list, published this past week in Fortune magazine. Ranked #21, this is Disher’s second year of recognition by Great Place to Work as last year we received the honor of being a Great Rated company. Read more… Read More