Dave Shope

Site Manager

Dave joined the Nix team in October of 2021 through the acquisition of Northend Gear & Machine in Fairfield, OH. Dave graduated from Hamilton Ohio Vocational Machine Shop and has over 45 years of shop experience. In 1988, Dave began Northend Gear & Machine as one of three founders in the business and remained in the position for 33 years. Dave brings extensive knowledge of gear manufacturing, machining, fabrication, project management, and a wealth of experience in the industry. We are excited to carry on his work under the Nix family name.