This month, we are thrilled to spotlight Derek Ross, our Materials Manager at Huntington Steel. Derek is also the newest member of our executive team! His dedication and remarkable problem-solving skills have made him an invaluable asset to our team since joining us in 2016. He was drawn to Huntington Steel for its blend of being a family-owned business and the opportunity to make a significant impact.
Derek’s role is vital in ensuring the smooth operation of our business. He takes pride in stocking materials for all our branches, playing a pivotal role in meeting the diverse needs of our valued customers. Derek prides himself on his ability to negotiate contracts with vendors, resulting in substantial cost savings for Huntington Steel now and in the future. He feels a tremendous sense of fulfillment as his work has a tangible impact on the company and its employees.
Outside of work, Derek has a diverse range of hobbies and interests. He enjoys trail running, exercising, reading, fly fishing, and watching Formula 1 races. Above all, Derek cherishes spending quality time with his loving wife and children, creating lasting memories that inspire his drive and dedication.
Congratulations to Derek for his well-deserved recognition in our July Employee Spotlight. We are immensely proud to have him as part of our Huntington Steel family, and we look forward to witnessing his continued success and contributions to our company’s growth.
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