Our Staff

Rising Star Hydraulics has a core belief of outstanding customer service.  You can expect great service on all orders placed with us. We track your order from purchase order to final inspection, even after it has been shipped!  Our staff knows how important every order is!

Dan Gabriel


Dan is an active problem solver and an out of the box thinker.  He has over 29 years of manufacturing experience, and an engineering background.  His goals for the company include exceeding the customers’ expectations, adding value in the supply chain, and profitable growth.

Ryan Holt

Plant Manager -Watertown, SD

Ryan is a valuable resource in the tube fabrication industry.  His 22 years of experience has gained him extensive knowledge.  He manages our resources with a positive attitude to ensure your orders are manufactured correctly and shipped on time.

Mike has over 13 years of customer service experience. He takes pride in delivering outstanding service in all areas of our business. He will make sure our customers receive quality parts on time, at a competitive price. Please let Mike know how Rising Star Hydraulics can serve you today!

Justin Kuhl

Plant Manager - Temple, TX

Justin is a quick-thinking individual with the ability to motivate and make decisions quickly.  He has 22 years of experience in the industrial construction field.  His hands-on approach assures that our customers receive quality parts, in a timely manner.