Diamond Discs International
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Diamond Discs International Hosts Grand Opening Reception of New Headquarters

Guests of the DDI Reception will enjoy a tour of the global headquarters and a featured showcase from Briggs & Stratton.

By - May 25th, 2018 04:22 pm

MILWAUKEE (May 25, 2018) – Diamond Discs International will host the grand opening of its new global headquarters, located at 9300 W. Heather Ave., in Milwaukee on Thursday, May 31 from 5 to 7 p.m. There will be a short program beginning at 5:45 p.m.

The Diamond Discs grand opening will include remarks from Ugo Nwagbaraocha, president of Diamond Discs International; Gale E. Klappa, chairman, president, and CEO of Wisconsin Energy Corporation; Alex Lasry, sr. VP of the Milwaukee Bucks; Dennis Klumb, Jr. president and CEO of KS Energy Services; Herb Miller, sr. mgr. of suppler diversity & business development; and David Frank, VP of global commercial sales-engines at Briggs & Stratton Corporation.

This event celebrates Diamond Discs International’s expansion and investment in the local community. Diamond Discs demonstrated growth and expansion has led to the firm’s capacity for consideration as a prime supplier of construction tools and equipment to major construction projects, both locally and nationally. The new state of the art facility provides workforce training technology, expanded warehouse and light assembly logistics. Diamond Discs plans to create 20 -30 new local employment opportunities in the upcoming two to three years.

Guests of the DDI Reception will enjoy a tour of the global headquarters and a featured showcase from Briggs & Stratton. Guests will groove to the smooth sounds of live jazz music by Professor Pinkerton. Great food will be accompanied with the opportunity to win a raffle for a one-week rental of the new Jaguar XJL, courtesy of Fields Land Rover Waukesha.

Diamond Discs International is a long-standing A+ Rated Fully Accredited Member of the Better Business Bureau. They continue to be committed to building long-lasting relationships within the construction industry. “There is a civic and global business perspective and imperative to pay it forward by increasing opportunities to retain talent and access to business opportunities,” says Ugo Nwagbaraocha. “Our continued investment in the community allows the best utilization of our resources and empowers the city of Milwaukee to be a first-in-class, globally competitive city to raise families, retain talent and increase the opportunities for all businesses,” he continued.

About Diamond Discs International
Diamond Discs International, established in 1999, is a First-In Class wholesaler and distributor of construction tools, safety equipment and an industry leading producer of professional grade diamond blades, core bits, power gas saws, hand held power tools and safety equipment (safety cones, safety barrels, safety barricades, etc.). Diamond Discs International has the largest local inventory of diamond-edged cutting tools in a fully stocked warehouse. Diamond Discs International is a 100 percent minority owned company and certified as MBE, DBE, 8a.

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