J. Palace founded Linear Manufacturing in Colorado Springs in 1997. Linear Manufacturing produces printed circuit boards (PCB’s) for the medical, aerospace, and electronic device industries. Over the last few years, Linear has grown to support the complete Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) market.
By tapping into the highly skilled technical workforce in Colorado Springs, Palace employs some of the best people in the electronic manufacturing industry. Some of his employees have been with Linear Manufacturing since its inception and many have been there more than 10 years. Palace has more than 30 years of domestic and international business experience in sales, marketing, and manufacturing.
His expertise includes the areas of entrepreneurship, finance, law, marketing, general management, consumer products and lean manufacturing. As an accomplished entrepreneur, Palace has been involved in multiple start-up companies as either an owner or key executive.
Palace continues to improve Linear manufacturing by hiring key personnel, and acquiring new equipment and product lines.