(Jonesboro, Ark.) Sept. 4, 2018 –Hytrol proudly announces the addition of Aaron Reddick to its marketing team as a Marketing Specialist. He comes to Hytrol after most recently serving as a Digital Content Producer for KAIT-TV.
Reddick’s new role involves a variety of marketing efforts including managing and assisting in its digital presence, including email, blog, social media, video editing, and other content. As part of Hytrol’s marketing team, he will also assist in digital advertising and website development.
(Jonesboro, Ark.) Aug. 28, 2018 — Hytrol dedicated its renovated Technology Center on Tuesday. The ceremony, attended by local leaders, included an open house and tours of the more than $1.5 million updates to the facility.
Hytrol Chairman of the Board Robert Jones charged those in attendance to continue to support Hytrol and in turn build a stronger northeast Arkansas commmunity.
(Jonesboro, Ark.) Aug. 9, 2018 — Hytrol, in conjunction with Master Group, helped students and teachers at northeast Arkansas area public schools start the year with a stocked supply closet. The businesses joined forces to donate pencils, glue sticks and cases of paper to the schools.
Representatives from Hytrol delivered nearly 10,000 pencils and glue sticks, along with a case of paper to schools in the area. The cases included white copy paper and multi-colored options for the teachers to use. Master Group worked with Mac Papers for the paper donation.
(JONESBORO, Ark.) July 17, 2018 — Seventeen girls visited Hytrol on July 12 to learn about careers in science, technology, engineering and math. The visit was part of the “Girls in STEM” program hosted by the Museum of Discovery.
Participants spent the day learning how to create parts, blueprints and build a conveyor using engineering software. They also toured Hytrol’s production facility and Technology Center to see first-hand how the parts come together to create a conveyor.
(Jonesboro, Ark.) July 3 2018 - Hytrol is proud to announce that Wayne McGill, material coordinator, is the recipient of the 2018 Loberg Award. He received the award during the company’s annual Loberg Day celebration on July 2.
McGill has worked at Hytrol since 1976 and held positions in power assembly and parts. In his current position, he is responsible for helping stock the production facility with parts to assemble conveyors.
Jonesboro, Ark. — Hytrol is proud to introduce Mark Wester as the company’s Director of Engineering.
Wester comes to Hytrol with 30 years of engineering experience. He is responsible for engineered to order projects, engineering technology and performance of engineering groups.
(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.