E.E. Ward launched the New Year with an executive reorganization that created a new position for the company. “We are proud that our company’s continued success has enabled us to expand our management team to better serve our customers,” said co-owner Otto Beatty. “We are particularly pleased to welcome Hal Byram to the E.E. Ward team as Vice President, Company Services and Operations,” he added.
Byram has 30 years of experience in all aspects of the transportation industry. Prior to joining E.E. Ward, Byram was employed by Allied Van Lines agent, Berger Transfer and Storage, where he managed the organization of critical departments’ sales, distribution, household goods moving and warehouse storage.
Byram is a member of the Relocation Council of Central Ohio.
In addition, co-owner Brian Brooks announced that Tom Kelley has been promoted to Vice President, Company Finance and Administration for E.E. Ward. Kelley is the company’s financial officer in addition to managing a variety of administrative and human resource matters. Kelley also has spent his career in the moving industry having most recently served as chief financial officer for an agency of a major van line in North Carolina for 25 years where he also served ten years on its board of directors.