Ottenweller Company is proud to call Fort Wayne its home, having been founded and based in the city for over 85 years.

It has Ottenweller supports local non-profit organizations such as the Fort Wayne Chamber of Commerce, Workforce Development, United Way, the Saint Mary's soup kitchen and the Matthew 25 clinic. Grown from Ed's small iron-working shop to 250,000 square feet of manufacturing space, all developments have benefited the local community. In their most recent expansion, the company is adding 60 area jobs over the next two years.

Also included in Ottenweller's philanthropy are community organizations which support the arts, including the Fort Wayne Philharmonic, Arts United and the Embassy Theater.