Elizabethton, TN, October 11, 2018 --(PR.com
)-- Blue Ridge Fabricators, Inc. has announced the appointment of Ms. Julie Cox as President and CEO of the corporation, effective immediately. Ms. Cox arrives at BRF after a 19 year career in the Bio-Pharma research industry. She is a 1999 graduate of Converse College in Spartanburg, South Carolina and has been involved in all phases of managing clinical trials and research. Her expertise in quality auditing and team management skills have already resulted in positive shifts at Blue Ridge Fab with a recent ISO audit success.
Blue Ridge Fabricators is a die cutter and converter of a wide variety of sheet goods, with parts & gaskets supplied to a large variety of industries including (but not limited to): automotive, heavy equipment, electrical, and industrial machinery manufacturing markets. Located just outside the Tri-Cities area of Eastern Tennessee, BRF is well positioned for rapid supply chain response in the southeast, northeast and into the midwest.
Blue Ridge Fabricators meets diversity standards as it is now a woman owned small business operating in a hub zone location. The company is ISO:2015 certified, and maintains it's own die shop in-house. The production department contains a suite of various die cutting presses, slitting and laminating equipment. These capabilities are enhanced with kitting and packaging to customer specifications.
Ms. Cox is continuing the legacy of Blue Ridge Fabricators being a family owned enterprise, and literally grew up around and inside the workings of the operations. Her education and career experience in a technically advanced and rapidly growing industry will bring a uniquely contemporary spirit to a business that can trace it's roots to Chicago in 1893.