Work History

Work History
Oct 2014 - Present

Vice President

Hamrick Manufacturing

Brian Ebie is Vice President of Administration at Hamrick Manufacturing, a leading manufacturer of machinery for the packaging industry.  Brian oversees all HR, Finance, and Operations at Hamrick.

Sep 2007 - Oct 2014

Purchasing / Operations

Hamrick Manufacturing & Service

At Hamrick Manufacturing, I am responsible for all purchasing of electrical components, raw materials, fluid and power transmission components and any other items needed in the manufacture of end-of-line packaging machinery.  Implementing lean purchasing strategies and just-in-time stocking and vendor-managed-inventory, I am able to keep our team building while keeping overhead low.

Adjunct Faculty

The University of Akron

Brian Ebie taught courses in Organ, Piano, Music Theory, Graduate Music History, Music Appreciation, Music Education, Tests and Measurements, and Research Methods. Supervised independent studies and Master's Theses.

Education

Education
Aug 1994 - Aug 1999

Doctor of Philosophy

Kent State University

Skills

Skills

Research Design

Brian Ebie is a published author in the Journal of Research in Music Education; Psychology of Music; Research Issues in Music Education; and other journals and educational symposia reports.   Capabilities Include:   Quantitative, qualitative, mixed-methods, parametric, non-parametric, survey design, data analysis   ANOVA MANOVA MANCOVA T-Tests Chi Square  

Sales

Brian Ebie works as part of the sales team at Hamrick Manufacturing and Service.  Inside and Outside sales trips, trade shows such as PackExpo, and traveling to customer facilities. 

Contract Negotiation

Pipe Organ Technician

Brian Ebie services pipe organs throughout Northeast Ohio.  I can tune the pipe organ to equal-temperament or a large number of historical temperaments.  I also restore reed organs.   I am competent and experienced in all aspects of organ work, restoration, and tuning. Capabilities Include: --Tuning --Releathering --Restoration --Tracker Actions --Consultation --Troubleshooting --Adding ranks --Pipe Organ Rescue

Interest

Thomas Edison, Antique Clocks, Phonographs, Vegetable Gardening, Model A Ford, Golf

Summary

Brian Ebie has a varied career including successful experiences in supply chain management and procurement, pipe organ service, research design, secondary and higher education administration.

Specialties

Brian Ebie's specialties include Supply Chain Management; Sales; Account Management; Fluid Power; Pipe Organ Repair; Statistical Measurement and Evaluation; Behavioral Research; Contract Negotiation