Seyer Industries, Flat World Arcus Nominations Reflect Strength of St. Charles County Logistics Sector
Vice President of Marketing & Entrepreneurship
February 8, 2018- The EDC Business & Community Partners is proud to announce that two St. Charles County companies, Seyer Industries and Flat World Supply Chain, are finalists for the Arcus Award for Achievement in Logistics at the 5th annual Arcus Awards, hosted by the St. Louis Regional Chamber.
The Arcus Awards are presented to companies, organizations and institutions that demonstrate exceptional commitment to leading the St. Louis region’s authentic economic strengths and championing a better tomorrow for our region. These awards recognize companies and organizations that make the St. Louis region the best place to live, work and invest.
Seyer Industries is a St. Peters based manufacturer specializing in the manufacture of higher-level assemblies for the aerospace and maritime industries. The company recently announced expansion plans that will create up to 125 additional jobs in St. Charles County and has been an active supporter of several EDC initiatives and programs.
Flat World Supply Chain is a part of the Flat World Holdings family of companies. Based on O’Fallon, Flat World has quickly grown to be a premiere provider of supply chain management, technology, freight forwarding, custom crating, and other logistics services. The company was recently named one of the fastest-growing private companies in the St. Louis region and has been a consistent sponsor of the St. Charles County Demo Day.
“The selection of Seyer Industries and Flat World Supply Chain as Arcus Award finalists is a reflection of how important the logistics sector is to our regional economy,” said Greg Prestemon, CEO of the EDC Business and Community Partners. “Not only are these two companies two of the best in this region, they are also fantastic corporate citizens. They are exactly the type of businesses our region needs. Though it’s unfortunate they both can’t win this award, they are already winners in the eyes of the community, their employees, and the customers they serve.”
About the St. Charles County EDC Business & Community Partners – EDC Business and Community Partners helps foster the growth of business in St. Charles County. Through our Startup Assistance, Small Business Finance and Business Attraction & Retention programs we have remained a trusted resource and economic catalyst in St. Charles County since 1990.