Demolition began Wednesday on Akron's iconic Rubber Bowl. Since its opening in 1940 and until 2008, it served as the home field of the University of Akron Zips football team. What concert or game do you remember seeing at the Rubber Bowl? //📸➡️Joshua Gunter // #akron#ohio#demolition#rubberbowl#construction#universityofakron
Press Release: The Great Lakes Group Announces New Management Hires
The Great Lakes Group is pleased to announce recent new hires to the Company’s management team: Thomas Rigolo – #Shipyard General Manager; Kirsten Buccigrossi – Director, #Marketing & #Communications ; and Emery Eiber – Quality, Health, Safety, Security, and Environment (#QHSSE ) Manager.
Tom Rigolo is a senior #shipbuilding executive with 25+ years of experience in hands-on #engineering and high-level #leadership . He has a proven record of creating efficiencies, quality improvements, and growth in some of the most successful #shipyards in the country. Tom is a licensed #ProfessionalEngineer (P.E.) in #NavalArchitecture and #MarineEngineering and has a Bachelor of Science in Naval Architecture from the #UnitedStatesNavalAcademy .
Kirsten Buccigrossi has over 12 years of #operations , #logistics , and #marketing experience in the #maritime industry both afloat and ashore. She has a Bachelor of Arts in English from the #UniversityofAkron and a 100-ton Masters License. Her focus will be on building upon the Company’s brand, presence, and business development opportunities through strategic marketing, #publicrelations , business consulting, and project management.
Emery Eiber is a 2015 State University of New York (#SUNY ) Maritime graduate with a Bachelor of Engineering in #MechanicalEngineering and a #USCG 3rd Assistant Engineers license. He has gained a variety of marine engineering and vessel operations experience during his work as a 3rd Assistant Engineering Officer for The #InterlakeSteamshipCompany and as a Project Engineer Intern with #GreatLakesShipyard . “Tom, Kirsten, and Emery each bring their own breadth of industry knowledge and experience that make them great additions to our company during this period of change, opportunity, and growth. We welcome them and look forward to working together. I’m very confident in each of them, and I know they will help us continue our ongoing efforts to raise the bar,” comments Joe Starck, Jr., the Company’s President.