Ferry Industries, Inc., has appointed Tony Short as Regional Sales Manager of Ferry’s RotoSpeed rotational molding machines.
“We are pleased to have Tony join Ferry Industries to serve our customers’ needs in the rotational molding market. Tony’s career and industry experience in rotomolding and factory automation will continue to strengthen our team’s focus to support existing and new customers with rotomolding machinery and technology,” says Adam Covington, VP of Sales & Aftermarket for Ferry Industries, Inc., a Madison Industries company.
Tony has 20 years of experience in rotational molding and factory automation. Short started as an employee at Wheeler Boyce Co. in 1997. He later worked at Akro-Plastics/Evolution Tooling heading up the foundry and working in mold maintenance. By 2009 Tony joined Diversified Mold & Castings working as a Project Manager and Inside Sales. In 2014 he made the move to Technical Sales Manager serving North America. In between two stops at Diversified Mold, Tony spent 3 years working for StoreTek Engineering in Project Management and Sales. In this role he worked in Factory Automation selling custom-automated part handling equipment for the automotive and tire industries. Short also has a background in ministry with two degrees in Pastoral Ministries from SBC Theological Seminary and in the Science of Biblical Studies from Moody Bible Institute in Chicago, IL.
“I couldn’t be more excited to be joining Ferry, the global leader in Rotational Molding machines and support equipment. Over my 20 years of being on the tool-making side of rotational molding, the name Ferry has always stood out above the competition, and I saw that in facility after facility I visited across the United States. More importantly, it’s the vision of the company to maintain that leadership by continuing to forge ahead in technological advancements that made it so appealing to join the company. Ferry is taking the pulse of the market, both domestically and internationally, and advancing the technology and performance of its RotoSpeed machines. Automation, ergonomics, and process development are all hot topics in the industry. I look forward to bringing my experience to a company committed to leading the way in answering the industry’s call,” said Tony Short, Regional Sales Manager.
Ferry Industries’ RotoSpeed brand is the industry leader and global supplier of rotational molding machines. The company designs and manufactures Carousel (Independent-Arm & Fixed-Arm Turret), In-Line shuttle and Rocking Oven rotational molding machines as well as engineers custom machines for its expanding domestic and international markets. Ferry has an installed base of more than 1,300 machines operating in more than 60 countries. Ferry also serves the market with ancillary support equipment for automation and streamlining production processes for speed, economy and consistency. Ferry Industries - When Performance Counts!