Custom Engineering Company, located in Erie Pennsylvania, recently hired Edward McDermit as the company’s marketing director.
In his new role, McDermit is responsible for developing, implementing and facilitating annual marketing plans for the company; planning and administering the company’s marketing operations budget; negotiating with media agents to secure agreements for translation of materials into other media; and overseeing business development activities and corporate communication activities. His duties also include the marketing activities of Custom affiliates Lamjen, Inc. and Venango Machine Company.
McDermit previously worked as a marketing consultant for PSB Industries, Mikron Valve, Ropack Packaging, Avantis restaurant and as a sales and marketing specialist with Jameson Publishing (Vert Markets). He has a degree in business administration from the Erie Business Center.