Major Company Announcement From Proform Manufacturing

In August 2023, Proform Manufacturing entered a business partnership with Cogent Analytics Private Equity. Cogent Analytics Private Equity sees Proform as a strong investment. Proform welcomed this partnership to strengthen operations, drive business development opportunities, and provide investment opportunities for future growth.

Headquartered in Fort Wayne, Indiana, Proform Manufacturing is a leading precision CNC machining and fabrication company delivering excellence to customers since 1984. Since 2011, the business has been owned and operated by David Tippmann. David continues in a leadership role and maintains a key investment stake in the business.

About Our New Leader: As part of the new partnership, Ryan Eger will join the Proform Manufacturing team as its new President. Ryan served 10 years in the military before joining the business world where he was widely known as a business operations leader focused on maximizing performance, productivity, profitability, and growth. Ryan joined the Cogent Analytics consulting team in 2022. Before that, Ryan was the General Manager of Windows Direct USA. Ryan has also held senior operations roles at Postmates, Convergys, and Orderup (Groupon and GrubHub). Ryan has a BA from Xavier University and grew up in the Greater Cincinnati area.

Cogent Analytics Private Equity is the asset management division of Cogent Analytics, a leading business management consulting firm serving American small business owners. The firm improves the performance of client businesses and enhances the lifestyle of business owners through organizational structuring, operational efficiencies, and profit engineering.

Since its inception in 2014, Cogent Analytics has served over 1500 small business owners across manufacturing, distribution, contracting, and other industries.

For more information about Proform Manufacturing call (260) 749-0632 or visit

For more information about Cogent Analytics call Martin Denney at (336) 665-8154 or visit

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