Daniel Risch joins MAGENTA LLC as 2nd Shift Supervisor

MAGENTA is excited to announce and welcome Daniel Risch as MAGENTA’s new 2nd Shift Supervisor, effective March 4th.  As the 2nd Shift Supervisor, Daniel will be responsible for all the day-to-day molding and assembly operations. In this supervisory role, he will lead molding and assembly operations ensuring a safe working environment while meeting quality, productivity, regulatory, reporting and inventory control targets.

Daniel comes to MAGENTA after spending his career managing and supervising 75+ employees within the plastics injection molding and extrusion industry for 30+ years with companies like HPI, Summit Polymers, and Miller.  Daniel has a strong background in continuous process improvements, quality, and a successful background in employee development.

He has lived in the Chicago area for the past 12 years, after studying business management from Kent State University (Kent, OH), and taking some coursework on Advanced Extrusion Technology at Lowell University UMASS. He currently resides in Berwyn, IL.

“Please join me in welcoming Daniel to MAGENTA. His extensive plastics injection molding background and supervisory experience will, no doubt, have a positive impact on our 2nd shift production capabilities. We are happy to have him join our team,” expressed MAGENTA President & CEO Bryan Smith


Established in 1969, MAGENTA LLC is a family-owned provider of injection-molded products, assemblies and packaging solutions to partners who value its dedication, certifications and diverse market experience. MAGENTA’s markets include, but are not limited to, Food and Beverage, Household Products, Healthcare/Medical, Personal Care Products, Pharmaceutical and Car Care Products.

MAGENTA’s custom and stock products are proudly Made in America, from the recently-renovated headquarters just outside of Chicago, in Lockport, IL.

Having recently received SQF (Safe Quality Food) certification, MAGENTA LLC is one of the only plastic injection molding companies in the country that is both certified as Woman-Owned and has obtained SQF certification. These designations illustrate MAGENTA’s continued efforts to improve its processes and systems to better support its customers in quality and supplier diversity.