Chris Oliss named CFO - Hartzell Industries

Hartzell is pleased to announce the appointment of Chris Oliss as the Chief Financial Officer for Hartzell Industries.  He joins Hartzell with over twenty years of progressive financial experience.  Oliss will provide leadership and direction for all aspects of the financial and accounting activities of the company.  He will report to Jeff Bannister, Hartzell CEO.
Oliss earned a Bachelor of Schience degree in Accounting and Finance from Wright State University and a MBA from Miami University.  He is also a CPA and CMA.  Oliss has spent the last five years employed with Midmark Corp. as their director of Finance.  In that role, he was responsible for leading Financial Planning and Analysis, Financial Reporting and Financial Operations.  Prior to Midmark, Oliss was employed by Metokote Corporation in Lima, Ohio for five years, serving as their director of Financial Support.  He also worked for Yaskawa Motoman in Miamisburg, Ohio for eleven years in various financial roles.
"Chris brings a high level of expertise and a proven track record to Hartzell.  His combination of skills and experience will be an important addition as we continue to grow the Hartzell companies," said Bannister.  "It is an invigorating time for the company and I am excited to have Chris join the Hartzell team."