September: People News
August 18, 2008
ABC Supply Co. Inc. has promoted Dan Kyle to operations and fleet manager for the Midwest region and Mary Seibert-Morin to business analyst for the Midwest region. Both are based in ABC Supply’s Midwest regional office in Fitchburg, Wis. Both are residents of Janesville, Wis. Kyle ensures that the operations and product transportation needs of the region’s nearly 75 branches are met. He joined ABC Supply in 1997 and became manager of the company’s Freeport, Ill. branch in 2000. He then served as sales manager for the company’s Avid Pallet division and, most recently, as manager of the ABC Supply store in Kenosha, Wis. Seibert-Morin supports the region’s stores by analyzing product trends, market share and customer data; completing risk assessments, and identifying areas for growth. She joined ABC Supply in 2006 as a marketing analyst. Previously, she was a marketing and circulation analyst for DEMCO, a library supplies catalog company based in Madison, Wis. For more information, visit www.abcsupply.com.
Michael D. Behler of Venice, Fla. has joined Englert Inc. as its sales representative in Southwest Florida. Prior to joining Englert, Behler served as an equipment depot general manager for Coastal Chemical and Paper of Sarasota, Fla. and as a regional sales manager for Yale Lift Trucks of Florida and Georgia in Tampa, Fla. He is a graduate of Northwest High School in Cincinnati, Ohio, and served in the U.S Marines from 1987 to 1993, completing his service as a telecommunications watch officer with the rank of Sergeant/E5.
ATAS International Inc. has announced the promotion of Glenn Hechler to Customer Service Manager at the ATAS headquarters in Allentown, Pa. Glenn has approximately 18 years of experience in the construction industry, 15 of which are with ATAS. He began his tenure at ATAS in the Allentown location as an inside sales/customer service representative. He then transferred to the San Diego, Calif. location as an inside sales representative. He was later promoted to Territory Manager of Southern California. ATAS opened the plant in Mesa, Ariz., while closing the San Diego location, and Glenn relocated to obtain the dual roles of General Office Manager and inside sales representative. For more information, visit www.atas.com.
Tremco Incorporated’s Roofing and Building Maintenance Division announced promotions to Vice President for three long-time associates: Russell Wilbanks and Bruce Yule, based in the U.S., and Jean Pariseault in Canada. Wilbanks has been named Vice President, General Services for Weatherproofing Technologies Inc., subsidiary of Tremco Inc. Since joining the company in 1994, Wilbanks has held numerous field and management positions, including Field Resources Supervisor, Eastern Division Resource Manager and, most recently, National Resource Manager for General Services. As Vice President, Operations, Yule is responsible for all manufacturing operations within the company. This includes supply chain operations, implementing manufacturing aspects of the company’s strategic plan, and continuous operational improvement. He held the title of Director, Operations before this promotion. Yule has been with Tremco Roofing since 1997, when he joined as an Engineering Manager. Pariseault’s promotion to Vice President/General Manager for the Roofing Division’s Canadian operations recognizes their tremendous growth in revenue and earnings under his leadership in sales. Pariseault will be responsible for all of Tremco’s roofing functions within the country, including sales, service, and marketing and customer service.
Thomas E. Blowers of Tampa has joined Englert Inc. as its sales representative serving Northwest Florida. Prior to joining Englert, Blowers was a project manager for Lennar Land Development in Tampa where he supervised construction of residential, commercial and environmental projects in Florida. He also has experience as an area manager for Centex Homes in Tampa and as head of a general construction firm in Euless, Texas. He holds a bachelor of business administration degree from Angelo State University in San Angelo, Texas, where he was team captain of the school’s football team in 1991-92, and where he led the team to the NCAA Division II semifinals.
Carlisle Coatings & Waterproofing, Inc. (CCW) announced the promotion of Brian Carey to the position of Carlisle Construction Materials (CCM) Product Manager, AVB & Building Envelope. Carey joined CCW in May 2004 as the Air & Vapor Barrier (AVB) Product Manager, positioning CCW as the leading manufacturer of AVB products in the construction industry. Because of his extensive industry knowledge and success in this position, Carey will continue to work with the AVB market upon entering his new position as CCM Product Manager, AVB & Building Envelope. In his new capacity, Carey will work with all CCM divisions to develop and package a full system of products that will provide industry professionals and building owners with a complete CCM building envelope solution. For more information, call 800-527-7092 or visit www.carlisle-ccw.com.
ABC Supply Co. Inc. has promoted Mike Boggs to manager of its National Accounts department. A native of Janesville, Wis. and current resident of Williams Bay, Wis., Boggs works out of ABC Supply’s headquarters in Beloit, Wis. In his new role, he leads the team that works with large national customers, coordinating with ABC Supply branches and manufacturers to deliver the products and services the customer needs. Boggs joined the ABC Supply family in 1989 and most recently was a national account executive. In his nearly two decades with the company he also has served as merchandising manager for the Midwest region; sales and marketing manager for the Midwest region; low-slope roofing sales associate covering Southern Wisconsin; outside sales associate in the company’s Madison, Wis. Branch; and as a window sales associate. For more information, visit www.abcsupply.com.