J.R. Merritt Announces New Key Production & Customer Service Staff

J.R. Merritt Controls is pleased to announce the addition of new key Production & Customer Service staff.

Robert Salvatore joins J.R. Merritt Controls as Production Manager. He will oversee day to day manufacturing, safety, quality assurance, and logistics. Robert brings to J.R. Merritt over 18 years of production management experience with a proven track record of lean manufacturing implementation. Prior to joining J.R. Merritt, Robert held several manufacturing management positions at Hologic, Inc. and has won multiple Manufacturing Leadership Awards from the National Association of Manufacturers.

Joining as Customer Service Representative, Nicole Rios-Smith comes to J.R. Merritt Controls with extensive experience in customer service and sales operations. She received her Bachelors of Business Management degree from Johnson and Wales University and has held positions with Belimo Americas and Kitchen Brains. Nicole will be an integral part of the customer service team, supporting our broad customer base with sales, service and order-related inquires.

Jennifer Gurliacci, Chief Operations Officer, stated “We are very excited to welcome Robert and Nicole to our team. Their experience compliments our business, and their individual contributions reinforce our focus on continuous improvement and our dedication to providing quality products and superior service to our broad customer base.” 

Robert Salvatore, Production Manager
Nicole Rios-Smith, Customer Service Representative