The Voice of Manufacturing -

Manufacturing Talk Radio is a weekly Talk Radio Podcast broadcast to manufacturers of all sizes across the globe. Show host, Lew Weiss, and co-host, Tim Grady, present breaking manufacturing news and tackle business trends and economic forecasts in manufacturing for small, medium and large manufacturers across the globe.


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Lewis Weiss

Mr. Lewis Weiss is Host of Manufacturing Talk Radio and President of All Metals & Forge Group, the principal sponsor of the show. He has 60 years in the metals industry as a manufacturer of open die forgings and seamless rolled rings, running a business that sells forged products globally to OEMs, major manufacturers, mid-size first- and second-tier suppliers, and small metalworking companies. Lewis Weiss puts his experience in manufacturing to good use as an expert consultant on various TV and radio programs nationwide.

Tim Grady

Mr. Tim Grady is an Executive Producer and Co-host of Manufacturing Talk Radio. He brings more than 25 years of knowledge as a senior strategist and business advisor to companies of all sizes in more than thirty industries, advising them on revving up revenues, macro and micro marketing, strategic selling, organization optimization, website ergonomics, data mining, and other external or internal factors that can accelerate or impede business operations and net profit.


Gary Buckland

Gary has over 30 years of manufacturing experience.  Has working experience as Quality Manager, Continuous Improvement Manager, Production Manager, Operations Manager and Plant Manager.  He has worked for various companies such as W.C. Wood Company, Whirlpool Corporation, Federal Mogul, PolyOne and Spartech.  He is certified in LEAN manufacturing, OpEex (6 Sigma) and ISO 9000 Implementation/Auditing.  He has a degree in Industrial Engineering with a major in Quality along with his MBA from The University of Findlay. He has a history of service to his community and is involved in his community by helping with Habitat for Humanity, is Assistant Scout Master for Ottawa Troop 224 and was President of the Ottawa-Glandorf Rotary Club helping out with numerous community projects.

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