Chris Elvidge has been promoted to Systems Technician for PigTek® Pig Equipment Group, according to Chris Long, Sales Manager for the CTB Inc. business unit. In his new position, Elvidge will provide systems layout and installation support to customers. He will also offer telephone and on-site support to help resolve technical issues with systems controls, communication systems and software.
Prior to his promotion, Elvidge worked in manufacturing for the business unit. He holds an associate degree in computer and electronics engineering from ITT Technical Institute in Fort Wayne, Indiana, where he is currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering with an emphasis in communication technology.
A native of Warsaw,IN, Elvidge currently resides in Columbia City, IN.
The PigTek Pig Equipment Group (www.pigtek.net) is a part of the CTB, Inc., family of companies. PigTek was formed by CTB in early 2007 to provide a unified approach to the global pig industry. PigTek, through its brand portfolio of Chore-Time®, Laake®, Porcon®, Mannebeck® and PigTek®, offers pig producers industry-leading equipment solutions for automated and electronic feeding systems; drinkers; ventilation, heating and cooling systems; controls and software; sorting systems and scales; group housing; feed storage and delivery systems; and air quality management systems.
CTB, Inc. (www.ctbinc.com), a Berkshire Hathaway company, is a leading global designer, manufacturer and marketer of systems and solutions for producing grain, poultry, pigs and eggs; and for processing poultry. Its products and services are “Helping to Feed a Hungry World®” through grain storage, handling, conditioning and drying; through improved efficiency and air quality management in the care of poultry and livestock; and through efficient and high yield poultry processing. CTB also produces equestrian enclosures as well as equipment for various industrial applications. Founded in 1952, CTB has been dedicated to “Leadership Through Innovation®” throughout its history. The company operates from multiple locations in various countries around the world and serves its customers through a worldwide network of independent dealers and distributors.