Travis Taplin has been with Sko-Die since mid-2018 as the company’s Controller. In his current role, he focuses upon continuous process improvements and maximizing efficiencies throughout the company. During his time with the company, he has enacted cost reduction initiatives, reorganized financial statements, implemented a physical inventory process and helped Sko-Die stay consistent with industry best practices.
Travis joined Sko-Die with over 25 years of experience in accounting and finance in manufacturing firms doing business in a variety of industries including aerospace, automotive, precision machining, plastic injection molding, and printing. He has also proudly served in the United States Navy.
His ability to analyze financial statements and data to make decisions that drive process improvements has made Travis a valuable member of the Sko-Die team. He is a true people person and enjoys working with others, passing along his knowledge and getting others involved in the process.
Travis enjoys the family atmosphere at Sko-Die and being part of a great team that knows each other and openly communicates with one another. He feels the open-door policy with senior management fosters a positive work environment that is truly unique in the industry.
Travis is the father of twin girls and a son, and enjoys spending time with his family, boating, fishing and exploring the outdoors.