It’s rare that you get the chance to hire someone with all the right experience and qualities and who aligns with your strategic goals.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (PRWEB) June 26, 2020
Leading national infrastructure manufacturer, Hill & Smith Inc., is excited to announce the hiring of Gerrit Dyke as the new Vice President of Engineering. Gerrit comes with a wealth of experience within the highway safety products industry where he has contributed to and managed the design, development, and technical support of various innovative and widely used products.
Gerrit worked with Lindsay Transportation Solutions, Inc. for over 19 years, where he progressed from project engineer to the Vice President of Engineering and R&D. He earned a Bachelor of Science Mechanical Engineering, a Master of Business Administration, and is a Licensed Professional Engineer in multiple states. Dyke is an active participant in several road safety industry groups and committees and served on the Transportation Research Board AFB20 Committee on Roadside Safety for 9 years.
“It’s rare that you get the chance to hire someone with all the right experience and qualities and who aligns with your strategic goals. We believe Gerrit is the perfect person to lead our Engineering and Product Development efforts in the next chapter of our growth and success at Hill & Smith Inc.,” said Gary Lallo, President and CEO of Hill & Smith Inc.
As Vice President of Engineering, Gerrit will be responsible for the engineering and product development of highway, work zone, and other safety products. He will play an integral role in guiding the company’s product vision and strategy.
Hill & Smith Inc. is a subsidiary of Hill & Smith Holdings PLC, headquartered in the United Kingdom, and is a member of the HS Roads & Security business segment. Hill and Smith Holdings PLC is an international group with leading positions in the niche markets of infrastructure and galvanizing. Hill & Smith Inc. is an industry leading American-based manufacturer of a wide range of transportation safety products, including the MASH-compliant impact attenuator, the Smart Cushion®, the MASH-compliant portable steel barrier, Zoneguard®, and the Work Area Protection product lines of Smart Work Zone Systems, message and arrow boards, and traffic control products.