Launches Addtronics Custom Automation, combined entity of Missouri Tooling & Automation and Dynamic Design Solutions

Dynamic Design Solutions Acquired by Addtronics

October 20th, 2022

Dynamic Design Solutions, LLC, a company that provides custom automation and systems integration to discrete manufacturing companies, announced today their acquisition by Addtronics. Addtronics, recently formed by Kaho Partners, is a holding company that is dedicated to acquiring, empowering, and growing leading robotic automation solution providers. Dynamic Design Solutions is the first acquisition of many by the Addtronics organization. Addtronics acquisition of Dynamic Design Solutions strengthens the formerly family run business with increased resources and capital to continue the exponential growth that DDS has already been experiencing.

Dynamic Design Solutions, founded in 1998, will keep its name, team, and unique culture amid the acquisition. The company will be led by President Michael Caldwell, Chief Revenue Officer Adam Crandall, and VP of Operations Todd Pickering.

"I am excited to partner with Addtronics for the next stage of DDS' growth. I was drawn to their mission-driven culture and their focus on improving the competitiveness of the American manufacturing sector. We know that our team and our customers will benefit from being part of a scaled organization that can provide additional resources, capital, and industry expertise. We remain committed to investing in our team and delivering the high-quality solutions that solve our customers' most difficult challenges" said Founder and Board Advisor Brad DeMarco.

Michael Caldwell, President, adds, "We are extremely excited about the new partnership with Addtronics and the investment it will bring to the DDS organization. I look forward to partnering with the management team of Addtronics and the great amount of experience and knowledge they will bring. Collectively, this will create a larger, stronger, and more diversified company with the ability to scale at a greater pace."

Adam Crandall, CRO, added,"This acquisition is designed to enable DDS to serve customers at a far greater capacity through significant investment and resources. This deal follows three years of unprecedented growth and market expansion at DDS. Given the immense amount of growth the manufacturing industry is experiencing, we believe that the Addtronics acquisition represents a compelling value proposition. I want to thank all of our associates for making this acquisition a reality and I am excited for what is to come."

About Dynamic Design Solutions

Dynamic Design Solutions is a full-service design & build automation resource for the Industrial, Life Sciences, Consumer, Food and Beverage, Automotive and Power Industries. Headquartered in Charlotte, N.C., DDS was founded in 1998 by Brad and Stacey DeMarco. For more information about Dynamic Design Solutions, please visit:

About Addtronics

Addtronics is a mission-driven holding company dedicated to acquiring, empowering, and growing leading robotic automation solution providers. Addtronics is strengthening the domestic manufacturing sector by increasing access to robotic automation solutions. Addtronics seeks to be the acquirer of choice in this space by allowing its brands to retain their autonomy, identities, and brands. For more information on Addtronics, please visit:

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