Meet the Board

Q & A with David Palmquist

Position on the Board: Vice President
Company: ND Industries, Santa Fe Springs, CA


How did you get started in the fastener industry?
I was hired by Tim Marzano in 1998 to work for ND Industries.

What is the best advice you ever got?
The fastener industry is very small, so love your neighbor!

Do you have a personal goal for 2020?
Just trying to survive it at this point!

What inspires you?
People who are thoughtful, rational, and humble.

When you were a child, what did you want to be as a grown-up?
A racecar driver!

What do you do when you're not at work?
I relax with family and friends or play with cars.

What is your favorite vacation destination?
The island of Kauai in Hawaii.

What TV show did you binge most recently?
I don't watch TV. Seriously!

Who is your favorite singer or group?
This is a tough one. Today it's Switchfoot.

Do you have a personal message you'd like to share?

Thanks for all of you being who you are!  It has been a tough season for everyone and I have missed the interaction with all of you during our regular events.  I personally can’t wait to return to After Hours, Dinner Meetings, and Conferences where we can hang out and be part of the fastener family again soon!