Mike hobbs

Director of Industrial Mfg.


Mike began his career as a truck driver after attending college at the University of Louisville and later taught himself the skill of welding and layout fittings. Eventually, he ascended to shop foreman at Mitchell Hobbs & Sons Inc, a business owned with his father and brother. He held this position for four decades before joining Blacksmith Iron Works. His favorite aspect of what he does is solving problems for customers and teamwork building with his co-workers. He also enjoys knowing his efforts are going toward projects that will last. Over his career, he has worked on many diverse projects, which brings him pride.

When he’s not working, Mike enjoys traveling with his wife, Julie.