Faces of Ellington Meece & Co
Mike began his career with Alice Manufacturing in 1981 where he worked in various positions, all the while furthering his education at Tri County Technical College. Mike then joined TNS Mills in 1991 where he held several management positions in manufacturing. In 1995, Mike entered chemical sales, working for a couple of chemical companies and helping develop new markets in the US as well as Asia. In 2008, Ellington Meece & Company was founded by Mike and Tom Ellington led by the vision that textile suppliers should offer all-inclusive service with their products.
After serving ten years in the US Navy, Tom returned to Alabama where he attended Auburn University and graduated with a BS in Textile Management. Tom has a varied background in textiles, working first in various management positions and later as a sales and service representative. Tom has been a partner with Ellington Meece & Co. since its founding in 2008.
When calling our office, Christi will most often be your first point of contact. Christi is responsible for scheduling and logistics for all customer orders. Christi works diligently in keeping our day to day operations running smoothly.
Tyler is responsible for handling our outside sales and quality assurance. Tyler routinely visits our customers to ensure that their expectations are met--high quality products as well as full assistance in product application.
Ted graduated from Newberry College in 1980 as a member of the NAIA National Championship Basketball team. After college, Ted began his textile career, first by working for Pittman's Textile Machinery Company for 18 years, building reconditioned weaving machines and slashers. Afterwards, he worked 16 years in providing sales and technical service for weaving and slashing. In 2014, Ted Pittman joined Ellington Meece and Company providing sales and technical support.
Jake Lark, PhD.
Jake is the head of Research and Development for Ellington Meece & Company. Constantly developing new technologies as well as perfecting existing ones, Jake is responsible for ensuring that Ellington Meece & Company stays at the cutting-edge of nanotechnologies.
Seth is in charge of Ellington Meece & Company's marketing and branding, as well as IT and communications. It is his goal to guarantee that our products and services are conveyed clearly and directly to our customers.