FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CHANNELLOCK INC. INTRODUCES NEW COMMUNICATIONS AND TRAINING MANAGER
MEADVILLE, Pa. (October 1, 2013) – Channellock Inc., the company known worldwide for manufacturing high-quality, American-made pliers, has promoted Marketing Services Manager Lynn Snyder to its Communications and Training Manager position.
Snyder is not a new hire for the company, as she recently celebrated her 19th anniversary as a CHANNELLOCK® associate. Her history with Channellock Inc. has taken her from the shop floor as a utility worker and cutting edge and joint inspector, to the front office as a customer service representative and sales and marketing administrator. In her most recent role as marketing services manager, Snyder managed and developed the CHANNELLOCK® brand strategy while directing the company’s agency partners, brand media purchases and asset distribution.
“From her work in Plant 2 to her management of CHANNELLOCK’s marketing strategy, Lynn has been a vital part of our success for nearly two decades,” said Marc Johnston, director of workforce development at Channellock Inc. “Throughout her career here, Lynn has excelled in every job we put in front of her and has developed great relationships with our associates, customers and partners. We’re very excited to add someone with her experience to the human resources team, while hiring from within at the same time.”
In her new position, Snyder will be responsible for developing and maintaining an effective communication program that instills confidence and commitment in CHANNELLOCK’s workforce, shareholders and associates. She will also conduct training needs assessments for workforce development to ensure continued improvement. Additionally, Snyder will continue her management of the company’s public and media relations efforts, as well as its associate-appreciation programs.
About Channellock Inc.
Founded in 1886, Channellock Inc. is celebrating its 127th year of business as a worldwide leader in the manufacture of high-quality pliers and assorted hand tools. For more information on CHANNELLOCK® products, the company’s rich history, sales contacts and current news, visit CHANNELLOCK® at www.channellock.com. To stay connected with CHANNELLOCK®, like CHANNELLOCK® on Facebook, join CHANNELLOCK® Nation, or follow CHANNELLOCK® on Twitter and Pinterest.
Founded in 1886, Channellock, Inc. is a worldwide leader in the manufacturing of high-quality pliers and assorted hand tools. For more information on CHANNELLOCK® products, rich history, sales contacts and current news, visit CHANNELLOCK at www.channellock.com.