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Craig Wilmes is co-owner and COO of Metal Innovations Inc. From watching cropdusters on his childhood farm in Aurora, OR, Craig developed a love for flying which ultimately annealed his passion to work in the aerospace industry. He obtained his Airframe and Powerplant License from PCC in 1987 and honed his unique skills in aircraft repair at respected employers such as Columbia Helicopters and Horizon Airlines. During his employment outside of MII, he was designated as shop lead, external project marketing manager, aircraft structural specialist, and lead mechanic. After many years of foreign and domestic work experience, Craig and his wife Kim establishedMetalInnovationsInc. For his entire life, Craig has been an active part of the greater Willamette Valley community, where he currently resides.

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