We are a closely held family investment group. 5THGEN represents our family's five generations in business with a rich history rooted in West Michigan.
Our WHY is to Positively Impact Lives. This is the driver for us to bring our best selves to work each day. Our aim is to positively impact the lives of our customers, team members, suppliers, communities, and shareholders.
We are an active holding company providing shared services to the businesses we are invested in. We seek to create and manage successful business cultures that yield profitable businesses.
Our senior leadership experience combined with tested operational practices and programs deliver a structured approach to strategy development and execution.
We have a full finance and accounting team that manages everything from financial strategy to tactical accounting tasks.
Because 5THGEN owns companies in different industries, our purchasing team has a robust supplier management program and the experience of working with a broad supplier base.
Quality should be in everything we do. Our quality team supports the 5THGEN companies with ISO standards, Six-Sigma practices, auditing, and overall operational execution.
Our IT team provides a broad level of support ranging from ERP selection and integration to help desk services.
People are at the heart of what we do. Our HR team brings experience in handling team interactions, benefits administration, performance management platforms, reward & recognition programs, and overall company culture.
For more than 30 years we have been involved in the life sciences, specifically supporting the clinical trial process. The products and services we provide range from ancillary supplies & equipment, to printed study materials, to translation management
Our experience runs deep with over four decades of owning and operating printing facilities. Our businesses support a wide variety of industries with niche specialties serving manufacturing and distribution clients
Our office manages a portfolio of both commercial and residential properties located throughout the U.S.
Our interests extend into franchises with store locations throughout the Midwest and reaching the East Coast