Thermo-Kool recently announced the promotion of Melanie Roney to Administrative Resource Manager. Roney worked at Thermo-Kool from 1986 until 1998 as computer programmer and rejoined the company in August 2007, as Human Resources Director. In addition to her human resources role, Roney has contributed her time with the marketing functions of the blast chiller product line; planned, organized and executed the logistics of numerous trade shows; and most recently assumed the responsibility of transition management at the company’s comptroller office. In her new role, Roney will continue to lead human resources as well as to provide resources to sales, marketing, accounting and the overall office management functions.
In announcing Roney’s promotion, Thermo-Kool President and CEO, Rand McLaughlin said, “The Thermo-Kool management team strives to be both mission focused and team oriented by contributing selflessly to each other to accomplish the mission. Melanie has exemplified this and has been an excellent role model for others to follow.”
In 1983 Roney earned her Associate of Applied Science Degree in Computer Technology from Copiah-Lincoln Jr. College, Wesson, Mississippi and in 1988 she received her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, Mississippi.