June 24, 2015

For immediate release:

IQ Manufacturing, LLC, a metro Detroit based manufacturing company, today formally announced its entry into the marketplace. “We’re thrilled to be a part of the manufacturing industry in one of the greatest industrial cities in the world”, said Kelly Vaught, President and CEO of IQ Manufacturing.

IQ will initially focus on the production of high-quality molds and dies for a variety of companies and industries. Common processes include CNC, wire EDM, and surface grinding. In the near future, the company plans to expand into 3-D printing and CNC work for the medical, dental, and veterinary fields.

“We’re always reviewing emerging technology and its impact on the marketplace,” said Chris Braniecki, Co-Founder and Director of Operations at IQ Manufacturing. “It’s clear that additive manufacturing processes are becoming more popular as the scope of application increases and cost burden decreases. Solutions like 3-D printing will expand possibilities and create new efficiencies in the marketplace and will serve as competition to more established methods of production, where possible. Modern manufacturing companies much be positioned to embrace technological advancement in order to compete effectively and provide elite services,” he added.

Chris and Kelly were both born and raised in metro Detroit. Chris boasts 20 years of experience in the manufacturing world, with responsibilities ranging from machine operation to employee training. He has hands-on experience with CNC, EDM, and WIRE EDM, amongst others. Kelly comes from an entrepreneurial background, bringing expertise from the marketing and technology fields. “The varied and distinct skillsets of our management team offer the company tremendous value and competitive advantage in the industry’, Vaught stated.

IQ Manufacturing maintains offices in Ray, MI and San Diego, CA. Its main production facility is located at 21900 29 Mile Rd, Ray, MI 48096. For more information, visit, call 586-634-7185, or email