Fourth Annual GBC Recognition Awards

ONCE AGAIN, THE GENERAL PRESENTED their annual Employee Recognition Awards honoring those employees who have reached milestones in their length of service with the company.

President David Gussack made the presentations at our annual Christmas celebration on December 13th. The honorees were:

* 25 years or more:

Roberta Dannin Levett,
Manager, Administrative Services.

* 20 years or more:

Carol Schneider,
Assistant Administrator/DP.

* 10 years or more:

Joann Battestin,
Telemarketing/Customer Service.

August Brehm,
Production Supervisor.

Davies Edwin,
Packer/UPS.

Raphy Felix,
Lead Person/SU.

Howie Foote,
Quality Assurance Consultant.

Joseph Hoo,
Chief Metallurgist/International Products Manager.

Bob Linkus,
Grinding Manager.

Ed Lynch,
Plant Manager.

Joanne Marsalisi,
Sales Manager, Ball Bearings/ Sales & Program Manager, HDD.

William Reese,
Maintenance Supervisor.

Adaline Smith,
Assembler.

Bob Swiatek,
Project Engineering Manager.

Dennis Velcamp,
Industrial Engineer/Purchasing.

Pete Wallack,
Vice President, Sales.

* 5 years or more:

Mieczyslaw Lacz,
CNC Operator.

Mary Ellen Palazzola,
Payroll Supervisor.

Gilberto Rivera,
Line Attendant.

In addition, our 2nd Annual People's Choice Awards were presented to co-workers in recognition of their "special" qualities.

Congratulations to all those honored along with Season's Greetings and a Happy and Healthy New Year to all the employees and customers in The General Family!