Ronald W. Chilton

Ron joined Stonebridge as an Operating Partner in 2021. Previously, Ron was the founder and CEO of  National Trench Safety, a former Stonebridge portfolio company.  During Stonebridge’s investment period, Ron oversaw the expansion of NTS from 13 to 43 branches throughout the United States and UK. Prior to NTS, Ron was the President of Modern Group, Ltd., Dragon Products, Ltd., and MG Finance, Ltd., a group of family-owned companies that specialized in the design, manufacturing and sales of engineered steel tank and waste container products. While at Dragon, Ron oversaw 7 national and one international manufacturing plants as well as negotiating the purchase of a large competitor.