Ark.-based Taber Extrusions LLC has hired former Hydro Aluminum
North America Inc. executive Allan Annis to serve as its new
Annis, who will oversee
Tabers manufacturing plants in Russellville and Gulfport,
Miss., replaces Bill Wetmore, who retired from the aluminum
extruder at the end of 2012, the company said.
Prior to joining Taber, Annis
served as vice president of Hydros southeast region,
where he was responsible for the companys plants in St.
Augustine, Fla., and Belton, S.C., Taber said. In addition,
Annis has worked as director of lean enterprise at Rockwell
Automation Inc., Milwaukee, and as plant manager of two of
Rockwells facilities, the company said.
"We look forward to being able to profit from Allans
experience and fresh ideas," Taber sales manager Steve Althardt
said in a statement.