Skyline Corporation (Indiana)

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Thomas G. Deranek
2 Ratings
  • Quality Assurance

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
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    Former Employee - Corporate Director of Quality Assurance in Sturgis, MI
    Former Employee - Corporate Director of Quality Assurance in Sturgis, MI

    I worked at Skyline Corporation (Indiana) full-time (More than 10 years)

    Doesn't Recommend
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    Approves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    There were no silos between departments. Everyone tried their best to be a team.

    Cons

    Since they are a publicly traded company it was no secret that they struggled to be profitable.
    More effort to increase sales would have been better action than cutting vital jobs of long term dedicated employees.

    Advice to Management

    Need a marketing plan and stick to it. Don't try to be all things to all customers. Stick to the knitting (what you know and do best). Also diversify. Use some of your excess manufacturing space and capacity to make Business -To - Business products.


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Website www.skylinecorp.com
Headquarters Elkhart, IN
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1951
Type Company - Public (SKY)
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Competitors Coachmen, Cavco

Skyline's idea of a beautiful skyline would probably include a row of double-wides. The company and its subsidiaries design and make manufactured homes and towable recreational vehicles (RVs). It distributes them to independent dealers and manufactured housing communities throughout the US and Canada. More than half of Skyline's revenues come from selling HUD-code manufactured homes (products built according to US Housing and Urban Development standards); the rest of its typically two- to four-bedroom homes are modular in design. Its RVs include travel trailers, fifth... More

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