Meet the Executive Team
Rick Narang, President & Founder
Rick Narang is President and Founder of Wire & Plastic Machinery Corp., a global manufacturing equipment supplier he created to offer high quality machinery solutions to the wire and cable industry.
Prior to founding Wire & Plastic in 1981, Mr. Narang held a number of engineering and managerial roles for wire and cable companies throughout New England:
Production Supervisor – C&M Corporation
Process and Project Engineer – Brand-Rex / General Cable
Manufacturing Engineer – Smith Gates Corp. / Adirondack Wire & Cable
Engineering Manger – Thermo Electric Wire & Cable
Sales Manager - Videx Equipment Corp.
Mr. Narang holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Delhi and a Masters in Business Administration from the University of Connecticut.
He is recipient of the Charles D. Scott Distinguished Career Award, which is awarded to individuals in the wire and cable field who have served the industry for a minimum of twenty-five years and have demonstrated outstanding professional acumen along with personal attributes of exceptional degree.
In 2008, Mr. Narang was recongnized by the Bohnam Industrial Foundation for his exceptional contribution to the community in the creation of jobs and improvements to the economy of Bonham, Texas.
Mr. Narang has been recognized annually by the State of Rhode Island House of Represenatitives for his outstanding dedication and support for the Pawtucket Arts Festival.