Stertil-Koni, the leader in heavy duty vehicle lifting systems serving transit agencies, fleets, municipalities and the U.S. Military, today announced that Kevin Hymers has joined the company as Director of Operations.
In his new post, Hymers brings more than 20 years of top experience in warehouse management and order processing, having most recently overseen the distribution center of Prometric . There, among other responsibilities, he managed 24/7 worldwide requirements as the company transferred its operations from Minnesota to Maryland. Notably, Hymers also served in the U.S. Marine Corps for more than nine years obtaining the rank of Major. While in the military, he managed a multiple-warehouse facility and established new accounting procedures for a range of organizations.
In making today’s announcement, Stertil-Koni president, Dr. Jean DellAmore, stated, “Kevin has extensive experience in supply management and a strong background in project scheduling logistics, all of which makes him an ideal fit to further support our rapidly growing business. With the tremendous success of our mobile column lifts and the market’s rapid embrace of our leading in-ground lifting systems, particularly the DIAMOND LIFT and our ECOLIFT, these are indeed exciting times at Stertil-Koni and we welcome Kevin to the team.”
Hymers received his B.S. in Physical Sciences from the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD.
About Stertil-Koni USA, Inc.
Stertil-Koni is the global market leader in heavy duty vehicle lifts – bus lifts and truck lifts – and is the preferred supplier to the world’s leading companies in the truck and bus industries. Stertil-Koni’s breadth of products meets all ranges of lifting needs and includes mobile column lifts, two-post, four-post, in-ground piston lifts, half-scissors platform lifts, and its innovative axle-engaging, in-ground, scissor lift configuration, ECOLIFT. Stertil-Koni has also recently begun installing the DIAMOND LIFT, a full rise telescopic piston lift designed to set new standards in precision heavy duty lifting. Stertil-Koni also recently introduced its new 2-post series, FREEDOM LIFT, with lifting capacities ranging from 16,000 to 30,000 lbs. Stertil-Koni is headquartered in Stevensville, Maryland and has production facilities in Europe and the U.S.