(Jonesboro, Ark.) April 4, 2018—Hytrol is proud to announce the addition of Dabney Weems to its marketing team as Marketing Specialist. She joins Hytrol after most recently serving as an account executive at The Carter Malone Group in Memphis.
Weems will handle a variety of email, blog, social media and other content-driven marketing efforts. She will also work closely with Hytrol’s marketing team on campaign and website development.
(Jonesboro, Ark.) March 13, 2018—Hytrol is proud to announce the promotion of Paige Carswell to Manager of Marketing.
In this role, Carswell will be responsible for managing the company’s day-to-day marketing operations as well as its long-term marketing strategy. She will oversee all digital and print marketing campaigns, internal communication efforts, and marketing event coordination, while helping to maintain the company brand and relationship with its Integration Partner Network.
(Jonesboro, Ark.) March 5, 2018—Hytrol is proud to announce the promotion of Ron Eberwein to Director of Manufacturing Operations.
Eberwein joined Hytrol as a Production Manager in 2013 and was promoted to Interim Director of Manufacturing in November of 2017. In this role, Eberwein is responsible for the overall direction and success of the production area. He seeks to add to continuous improvement activities which focus on the safety of employees and the quality of products.
(Jonesboro, Arkansas) www.hytrol.com December 12, 2017—Hytrol has announced the renovation of its Technology Center, set for completion in mid-2018. The upgrade is an investment of over $1.5 million to upgrade the center’s infrastructure and showcase of the company’s newest material handling products.
(Jonesboro, Arkansas) www.hytrol.com October 25, 2017—Hytrol is pleased to announce that Lennis McClure has accepted the position of systems engineering facilitator, effective immediately. In this role, McClure will apply his extensive Hytrol knowledge and serve as a mentor to the systems engineering and applications team.
(Jonesboro, Arkansas) www.hytrol.com October 23, 2017—Hytrol is proud to announce that Juan C. Tapia has accepted the position of customer training coordinator.
Originally from Los Angeles, Tapia joined the Hytrol Family in 2015 as a conveyor specialist in Hytrol's Customer Care team. During his tenure, he assisted customers with their advanced Hytrol solutions, including EZLogic®, Hytrol's zero-pressure accumulation system.
(Jonesboro, Arkansas) www.hytrol.com October 16, 2017—Hytrol is pleased to announce that Chris Glenn, Hytrol's vice president of operations, will serve as Chairman of the newly-established Board of Visitors for Arkansas State University-Newport (ASUN). As part of the Board, Glenn and the other nominated members will serve as advisors to ASUN Chancellor, Dr. Sandra Massey and act as liaisons between ASUN and the residents of their respective northeast Arkansas' counties.
(Jonesboro, Arkansas) www.hytrol.com September 27, 2017—Phillip Poston, Hytrol’s director of strategic planning, delivered a keynote address at the Facebook TechStart’s “Tech Take Over Event” at Arkansas State University Wednesday. During the address, Poston shared how local high school students can engage with technology to explore STEM career paths as part of the TechStart initiative.
(Jonesboro, Arkansas) www.hytrol.com September 26, 2017--Hytrol is proud to announce that Tony Sartin, Hytrol's customer care manager, was selected as the recipient of the company's inaugural 'Loberg Award'.
Established as part of the annual Loberg Day festivities, the Loberg Award is presented to an employee who exemplifies Hytrol founder Tom Loberg's character and his values: empathy, humility, gratitude and hard work. Each recipient of this award is nominated by fellow Hytrol employees.
Jonesboro, Arkansas www.hytrol.com August 22, 2017—Hytrol is pleased to announce that Hytrol Board Member Gregg Goodner has been named chairman in MHI's Board of Governors for 2018.
MHI, the nation's largest material handling, logistics and supply chain association, released its annual list of members and new leadership appointments on August 10. The Board of Governors consists of the officers and board governors of MHI plus the chief executive officer and general counsel of the corporation. Goodner has previously served in various leadership roles in MHI, including president and vice president. He will serve in his new role for two years.