Several Promotions Announced
Erie Materials recently announced several corporate promotions.
Steve Syron has been promoted to Senior Vice President for Sales and Marketing. He started at Erie Materials’ Binghamton branch in 1986 as a Warehouse and Delivery Specialist then worked his way up as a Warehouse Manager, Inside Sales and Territory Manager. In 1992, he transferred to the Syracuse branch as Operations Manager and was promoted to General Manager of the branch in 1994. Syron was named Corporate Sales Manager in 1995, Vice President of Sales in 2000 and Vice President of Sales and Marketing in 2006.
Kevin Sholett has been promoted to Director of Sales Management. He started his Erie Materials career in 1997 as a Territory Manager at the Watertown location. In 1999, Sholett was promoted to General Manager of the location. He joined the corporate staff in 2004 as Regional Sales Manager.
Mark Syron has been promoted to Corporate Inside Sales Manager. He started with Erie Materials in 2015 as a Warehouse Specialist/Inside Sales Representative in the Syracuse branch. He was promoted to Inside Sales in 2016 and then to Corporate Inside Sales Service/Operations representative in 2018.
Tony DeHart has been promoted to Director of IT. DeHart joined Erie Materials in 2004 as Information Systems Manager after several years as an outside consultant to Erie Materials.
Scott Higginbotham has been promoted to Director of Operations. He joined Erie Materials in 1988 as an Inside Sales Representative at the Auburn branch. He was promoted to Operations Manager for Auburn in 1995 then Corporate Operations Manager in 2005.