As new competitors appear daily in the mounting solutions industry, GCX Corp. plans to remain the leader and stay competitive by opening a state-of-the-art facility in El Paso, Texas. “We have been in El Paso for 11 years,” says Rich Dodele, manufacturing manager. “We just opened a 100,000-square-foot facility we have been working on for the past six months.”
Gary Gilbert founded the Petaluma, Calif.-based company in 1971 by developing a novel vertical wall track system that allowed hospital room TVs to be safely lowered, serviced and returned to their positions. It continued to serve the wall-mounting needs of its healthcare clients, gaining a reputation for producing high-quality, sturdy products that were CNC machined from aluminum extrusions.