Randy Clapp Retires

Randy Clapp Retires

Randy Clapp retired January 2, 2014, ending a career at Draper that spanned 39 years and 4 months.  Randy joined us in September 1974 and was involved in window shade production his entire career.  In 1981 he began to run the “mill room,” which supplied spring rollers...
Art Center Gets New Website

Art Center Gets New Website

Our web designer, Gini Deaton, is one of several Draper employees who enjoy the visual arts. Here’s her story. We’re happy to have a fine art association in our community! I just discovered that New Castle, Indiana has an Art Center! I don’t know how...
Changing of the Guard

Changing of the Guard

Some of my fondest memories from my teenage years and young adulthood are of this company and the close knit group of people who worked here. We were small then – fewer than 40 people – and not very automated.  Summers in both the plant and the office were long and...