Quality Industries continues to grow expertise with two new hires


Quality Industries Inc. (QI) has named Mike Swift as production manager for its Tennessee operations and Ricky Chaney as plant manager for its expanding operations in Texas.

Swift is an industry veteran with 35 years of manufacturing experience with companies including Hillenbrand, Ingersoll Rand, Johnson Controls and Rockwell International. As production manager at the La Vergne facility, he oversees all aspects of product safety, quality, delivery and cost management.

Chaney brings 20 years of manufacturing and operations experience within the metal fabrication and plastics industries – including positions at General Cable Corporation, Wolverine Tube, Mueller Industries and Amcor Rigid Plastics. His responsibilities include overseeing production capabilities at the company's Denton, Texas facility, which is in the process of expanding into a new 86,000 square foot space. 

"We are pleased to have Mike and Ricky join us as we continue making significant investments in people, equipment and technology," said Chris Fann, senior vice president of operations. "They will play essential roles as we increase our value to customers and position ourselves for future growth."