Experienced human resources executive brings broad HR and business expertise
AKRON, Ohio–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Myers Industries, Inc. (NYSE: MYE), an international manufacturer of polymer products for industrial, agricultural, automotive, commercial and consumer markets, today announced that Tom Harmon has joined the Company as Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer. In this role, he will be responsible for leading all aspects of human resources, including talent acquisition, talent development and learning, business partnerships, compensation and benefits, employee engagement and culture.
Mr. Harmon joins Myers from Gryphon Investors where he was Managing Director, Human Resources. Previously, he held HR leadership positions with Dawn Food Products, Armstrong World Industries and Pfizer. Harmon brings with him extensive experience leading organizations through growth and change and in developing high performing teams.
President and Chief Executive Officer Dave Banyard said, “I am excited to have Tom join our team. His demonstrated ability to provide leadership while aligning the HR function with the strategy and needs of the business will be fundamental as we continue to execute our strategic initiatives and foster a culture built around continuous improvement.”
Mr. Harmon holds a Master of Industrial and Labor Relations from Cornell University and a Bachelor of Science from State University of New York at Geneseo.
About Myers Industries
Myers Industries, Inc. is an international manufacturer of polymer products for industrial, agricultural, automotive, commercial and consumer markets. The Company is also the largest distributor of tools, equipment and supplies for the tire, wheel and under-vehicle service industry in the U.S. Visit www.myersindustries.com to learn more.
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