We are pleased to announce the promotions of three of our team members, Grant Hobin, Jamie Milton, and Keith Wickham, to the role of General Manager. As General Managers, they are responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of their respective offices, including leading workplace safety, branch office profit and loss statement ownership, technician and staff development, inventory, and route management.
Grant Hobin has been promoted to the role of Birmingham General Manager. Grant has been with SUI for over 11 years and has held a number of roles including Technician, Calibrated Trainer, and Corporate Training Instructor. Grant looks forward to working with the winning team at the Birmingham Office. He has been developing team members for a number of years and hopes to use his skills to help all Birmingham team members become even more successful. Prior to joining SUI, Grant worked in residential construction in the Adirondack Mountains and in commercial construction across the Greater Birmingham area. Grant attended Colgate University and the State University of New York.
Jamie Milton has been promoted to the role of Crestview General Manager. As the new GM of the Crestview Office, Jamie is excited for the opportunity to play an even larger role within the organization. He looks forward to building up Crestview’s technicians and assisting them in achieving their goals and long-term success with SUI. Jamie joined the SUI family in 2010 as a technician and was quickly promoted to Field Service Manager. As FSM of the Crestview Office, Jamie was able to work with a team that won Office of the Year multiple times, and he frequently assisted other branch offices in need of support and training. Jamie now plans to lead his team to Office of the Year 2016. Prior to joining SUI, Jamie worked in retail management and in the construction industry as a Project Manager. Jamie attended the University of New Orleans and is a diehard LSU fan.
Keith Wickham has been promoted to the role of Huntsville General Manager. Keith has worked in the Telecommunications Industry for over 20 years and has spent the last 12 years as a part of the SUI family. During his 12 years with SUI, he has worked as a Technician, Field Service Manager, Office Manager, and Corporate Training Instructor. Keith is most excited for the challenge of taking the Huntsville team to the top of the pack and becoming the Lead Dog office at SUI, and he looks forward to working with Huntsville’s senior tech force and developing new up-and-coming Technicians.
Congratulations to these invaluable members of our “People Machine!” We look forward to many years of shared success.