Joe Schabel, Chief Operating Officer, Alexandria Plastics, Alexandria Precision Machining and Alexandria Extrusion South
As chief operating officer of Alexandria Plastics, Alexandria Precision Machining, and Alexandria Extrusion South, Joe Schabel is responsible for everything from operations and sales to purchasing and employee well-being. His goals include helping solve customers’ problems so they can be even more successful.
Schabel has a knack for growing business from start-up to full-scale operations. Under his ownership, and servant leadership style of management, Alexandria Plastics revenue has increased 350 percent over the last 12 years.
After attending Alexandria Technical & Community College where he earned an associates degree in manufacturing engineering, Schabel went on to Moorhead State University in northwest Minnesota, where he earned his bachelors of science degree in industrial technology.
Schabel enjoys spending time with his family, hunting, motorcycling, snowmobiling, in the great outdoors. He believes, "life is what you make of it. Have a good attitude, be passionate about the things you do and you will find happiness and fulfillment."
Chief Operating Officer, Alexandria Plastics and Alexandria Precision Machining
“Listen, learn, respect others and good results will come to all involved. The more you understand a need, the better suited you will be to help bring a positive result.”
Joe Schabel, Alexandria Industries