Sjolin Named Vice President and General Manager of Brock Grain Systems
MILFORD, Ind., U.S.A., June 29, 2018 – Don Sjolin has been named Vice President and General Manager of Brock Grain Systems, according to Victor A. Mancinelli, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer for CTB, Inc. In his new role, Sjolin will be responsible for leading and providing strategic direction for Brock Grain Systems through the oversight of sales, manufacturing and the company’s extensive worldwide network of independent dealers and distributors.
Sjolin comes to Brock with broad experience in general management, including president and chief operating officer positions, as well as holding senior level positions in sales, marketing, product development and business development. His management experience draws from several industries, including the production of composite materials, firefighting and fire protection equipment, electronics and automated material handling equipment.
Sjolin’s educational background includes a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Engineering from Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana. He also holds a Master of Business Administration degree earned from the University of Illinois, Chicago, Illinois.
He currently resides in Grand Rapids, Michigan, with his wife and two sons. Sjolin plans to relocate with his family to the Milford, Indiana, area.
Part of the CTB, Inc. family of companies, Brock Grain Systems (www.brockgrain.com) is a global provider of grain storage, handling, conditioning and structural systems. Brock has a long tradition of developing industry-leading, innovative products and a reputation for delivering BROCK SOLID® reliability and durability. Founded in 1957, Brock offers systems under the Brock®, LeMar® and Riley® brands. The company operates facilities in Indiana, Iowa and Missouri and features an extensive dealer network.
CTB, Inc. (www.ctbinc.com) is a leading global designer and maker of systems and solutions for storing, conveying and preserving grain; producing poultry, pigs and eggs; and processing poultry, fish, vegetables and other foods. The company also produces stables, buildings and products for various other applications. CTB’s strategy for growth includes best cost manufacturing, a product-driven focus, expanded global physical presence, strategic acquisitions and enhanced financial strength. The Berkshire Hathaway-owned company serves its customers through a worldwide distribution network.