IFAI member company Lawrence Fabric & Metal Structures

Jerry Grimaud, president of Lawrence Fabric & Metal Structures Inc. in St. Louis, Mo., risks making changes in products and policies to be ready for whatever is coming—tracking market trends, evaluating internal practices and restructuring the company accordingly. “Today’s business challenges are different than they were four years ago,” he says, but he and his employees are staying atop the learning curve.

A member of IFAI since 1969, Grimaud finds the networking opportunities available through the association to be his most valued member benefit.

Jerry Grimaud is president of Lawrence Fabric & Metal Structures Inc. in St. Louis, Mo. Read the full profile in the July 2011 Perspective from Specialty Fabrics Review.