Ever see a beer fill up through the bottom? Josh Springer is the inventor of the magical Bottoms Up beer dispenser and founder of the company that produces it, GrinOn Industries (pronounced Grin-On) which is named after his ever-present smile. GrinOn industries was founded on a daydream circa 2008 in a shed next to Josh’s house in Washington State. It now occupies 26,600 square feet in Indianapolis, IN and ships Bottoms Up to 47 countries all over the globe. In 2017, Josh discovered the concept of 2 Second Lean and has been implementing it ever since.
Here is what some others have to say about Josh:
“A true creative genius!” Josh’s grandmother
“A real man of science and industry!” Thomas Edison’s third cousin Ned
“Turned out to be quite a bit smarter than we thought at first!” Mrs. Burger, Josh’s second grade teacher
“Handsome beyond words!” Josh’s mom
Google Bottoms Up Beer dispenser. You won’t regret it.
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Several years ago, with growing frustration about the chaotic nature of his business, Josh took the definition of insanity to heart and remade himself as a leader, transforming the company through Lean concepts. Team members now spend their time thinking like process engineers and this manufacturer of innovative beer dispensing equipment (Bottoms Up Beer) thrives from the power of everyday improvement. Because of the discipline instilled by its Lean approach, the company culture is creative, collaborative, fun, and free. Come learn what it takes to unlock the collective genius of team members.