AKRON—Myers Industries Inc. has appointed Tom Harmon as vice president, chief human resources officer.
The tire-service supply and plastics manufacturing company said Sept. 30 that Harmon will lead all aspects of human resources, including talent acquisition, talent development and learning, business partnerships, compensation and benefits, employee engagement and culture.
Harmon comes to Myers from Gryphon Investors, where he was managing director for human resources. He previously held HR leadership positions with Dawn Food Products, Armstrong World Industries and Pfizer.
"I am excited to have Tom join our team," Myers president and CEO Dave Banyard said in a statement. "His demonstrated ability to provide leadership while aligning the HR function with the strategy and needs of the business will be fundamental as we continue to execute our strategic initiatives and foster a culture built around continuous improvement."
Myers' polymer products serve the industrial, agricultural, automotive, commercial and consumer markets.