Trachte Building Systems Inc., a provider of customized buildings for the self-storage industry, hired three new employees and promoted two existing staff members.
Michelle Nampel joined the company’s production and inventory-control team. She is responsible for analyzing production and material requirements, and working with manufacturing and engineering departments to ensure customer orders ship on schedule.
Joel Howard joined the engineering staff as a structural engineer, responsible for reviewing and approving structural designs for Trachte customers.
Lois Taylor was hired as a marketing communications specialist, serving not only Trachte, but subsidiaries Trac-Rite and Fire Facilities. She will support sales efforts through the creation of print, digital, tradeshow and other marketing materials.
The role of marketing manager Steve Hajewski has been expanded to include the supervision of the marketing activities of Trachte, Trac-Rite and Fire Facilities.
Don Zeal, who formerly managed Trachte’s production and inventory-control team, has been promoted to production manager. In his new role, he will further implement lean business strategies and adjust workflow to maximize efficiency.
Trachte Building Systems, an ISO 9001:2008-certified company, designs, manufactures and erects a full line of pre-engineered and customized steel self-storage systems, including single- and multi-story, portable storage, interior partition and corridor, and canopy boat/RV.
[From left to right], Michelle Nampel, Joel Howard, Lois Taylor, Steve Hajewski, Don Zeal