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We are more than a team; we are a family united by a common purpose. With a commitment to excellence, collaboration, and integrity, we navigate the intricate world of manufacturing with precision and passion. Our team thrives on pushing boundaries and finding creative solutions to challenges, ensuring we stay ahead in an ever-evolving landscape. Whether you're a customer, partner, or prospective team member, we invite you to get to know the faces and stories that make Cooper Enterprises what it is today.


From humble beginnings, Cooper has grown into a multiple shift operation with over 100 employees, operating in over 140,000 square feet with state-of-the-art technologies.

About Us

Decades of experience and commitment



Founded in 1965 by Walter Friebel, Gerald Friebel and Dan Cooper, the company is now owned by Gerald’s sons, Monty and Edward Friebel. They purchased the business from their father in 1998 and continue to run the business today.

Edward Friebel

Monty Friebel


The mission of Cooper Enterprises, Inc. is to honor our commitments to the customer with quality products, on time deliveries, and exceptional service.


To strengthen the livelihood of the company and its employees.


We strive for continuous improvement through collaboration, clear communication, teamwork, dedication to quality, a "can do" attitude, integrity, honesty, and respect.

Meet the Faces Behind Cooper

Leadership Team

Building on 50+ years of expertise

Our experienced leaders bring a wealth of industry knowledge, steering the company with strategic vision and unwavering dedication.

Mike Murray


Jerry Truex

Director of Sales & Marketing

David Grosse

Director of Engineering





Ohio Valley




Sales Reps

Our knowledgeable sales team will be your point of contact. They will keep you informed and answer any questions you may have throughout the duration of your project. All of our products are custom-made; talk to a sales rep today to learn how we can meet your requirements.

When you work at Cooper Enterprises, you are part of a family that values collaboration, excellence and integrity. Cooper Enterprises is equipped with state-of-the-art technologies and even better people who will help you grow your career. You will experience the satisfaction of creating a physical product that will end up in some of your favorite stores and restaurants. 

In addition, we have many wonderful benefits and employee appreciation events, including holiday parties, golf outings and monthly treats.

Our Culture & Benefits

Where creativity and technology meet.

Group medical coverage

401(k) with match

Dental and vision

Voluntary life, short-term disability, long-term disability

Paid time off

Paid holidays

Profit sharing

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