Talbot Named New Mellott Company Chief Operating Officer

Sep. 17, 2014

Mellott Company President and CEO Rich Blake recently announced the appointment of Jason Talbot to the position of executive vice president and chief operating officer. Talbot holds an engineering degree from the Milwaukee School of Engineering, and a Masters of Business Administration from NY Institute of Technology. He brings to Mellott Company fifteen years of successful experience in engineering, manufacturing, and sales of quarrying and mining equipment. Jason has also worked for Nordberg/Metso. For the past 6 years he has worked for Terex, most recently as global product line director for Terex Minerals Processing Systems.

With extensive experience in sales and product development, in both domestic and global markets, Talbot will be directing company growth strategies and “action-implementation”. Departmental responsibilities will include manufacturing, engineering, purchasing, new machine sales, parts sales, service, and safety.

Ram Patel will continue working for Mellott Company in his role as executive vice president. In addition to his leadership of employee and organizational development, safety, and other strategic corporate initiatives, Patel will assist Talbot’s transition into his new role.

Blake said, “I am excited about our company’s future as we continue to bring qualified individuals to our team.” Blake also thanked the company employees for their continuous good work, and asked they join in welcoming Talbot to Mellott Company.

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