Joplin, Mo. (PRWEB) October 28, 2013
Metro Appliances & More congratulates Tony Pickert on his recent promotion to store manager of the Joplin, Mo., location.
Tony Pickert was born and raised in southwest Missouri. Pickert attended school in the Webb City R-7 school district, where he is a proud graduate. He has worked in the building trades for many years, and began his career with Metro Appliances & More in Oct., 2001 in outside sales. In Jan. 2013, he was promoted to floor manager. Pickert is married and has three children.
“Metro Appliances & More continues to be a growing, thriving company across the Midwest. We uniquely empower every employee with opportunities to be promoted through our ranks,” said Judy Bilyeu, Corporate Marketing Director for Metro Appliances & More. “As an employee-owned company, each team member understands the work and dedication they put forth every day makes a difference to the bottom line as well as to our continued growth.”
Employee-owned Metro Appliances & More was originally formed as Metro Builders Supply in 1974 by Nick Stavros of Tulsa, Okla. Stavros began the company selling appliances out of his garage to builders. His vision continues as Metro Appliances & More is now recognized as the largest appliance dealership of its kind in the nation. The company will celebrate its 40th anniversary in 2014. For more information, visit our websites MetroAppliancesAndMore.com and MetroOutdoorLiving.com.