North Central Equity Acquires Sunrise Fiberglass

MINNEAPOLIS--()--North Central Equity LLC, a Minneapolis based holding company, announced that it has acquired Sunrise Fiberglass LLC, a company that specializes in producing custom-fabricated fiberglass components and related assemblies.

Sunrise Fiberglass makes unique fiberglass reinforced composite components, structures, and assemblies for original equipment manufacturers in a range of industries. The company’s services include creating molds, fabricating parts with open-faced and closed molds using a variety of resins, and assembling, painting and finishing those fiberglass parts to specific customer requirements. Sunrise maintains a Quality System and a Material Requirements Planning System to meet each customer’s particular demands for quality and delivery. The company is located just north of Minneapolis/Saint Paul in the suburb of Wyoming, Minnesota. The company’s web address

“I am excited about this acquisition and proud to add this business to our family of companies,” said Elam Baer, the CEO of North Central Equity. “Sunrise Fiberglass, with over fifty years of history in the industry, has a well-deserved reputation for producing high quality custom fiberglass products. Bernie Coyle, who has almost a decade of experience with North Central operating companies, will lead the company for us. He brings deep manufacturing and engineering expertise to the business, along with double graduate engineering degrees from Stanford University. Sunrise Fiberglass intends to immediately broaden its sales and marketing efforts.”

Ray Pixley is excited about the company’s future and will continue after the acquisition in a new role at Sunrise Fiberglass as Vice President of Sales. “Our capabilities have grown over the years. With this change, Sunrise can now commit the time needed to better support the engineering and sales needs of our existing customers as well as grow the business with new customers.”

Rod Van Wyngarden will join Sunrise and assist Ray in the new role as Vice President of Marketing at Sunrise Fiberglass. Rod looks forward to expanding the company’s presence in custom fiberglass fabrication. “Sunrise has excellent mold design, production, and finishing capabilities and the deep industry experience necessary to meet the unique fiberglass composite needs of each customer. Fiber reinforced plastics are a superior alternative for many harsh environment and specialized applications.”

About Sunrise Fiberglass LLC

Sunrise Fiberglas is a leading producer of custom fiberglass products. Contact information is:

Sunrise Fiberglass LLC
5175 260th Street, Box 606
Wyoming, MN 55092

Phone: 651-462-5313
Fax: 651-462-5107

Bernie Coyle:
Ray Pixley:
Rod Van Wyngarden:

About North Central Equity LLC

North Central Equity LLC is a Minneapolis, Minnesota, based privately-owned holding company, established in 2004. It currently has six operating subsidiaries. The company continues to seek acquisition opportunities. For more information about North Central, contact:

North Central Equity LLC
Elam Baer, CEO


North Central Equity LLC
Elam Baer, CEO, 612-465-0261

Release Summary

North Central Equity LLC acquires Sunrise Fiberglass.


North Central Equity LLC
Elam Baer, CEO, 612-465-0261