A Desire to Learn

Throughout her varied career, Megan Cardish has prioritized one goal, no matter the industry or job: to learn as much as she possibly can. After she graduated from college and started working for a real estate developer – an experience she said felt like drinking from a fire hose – she endeavored to learn about […]

Meet the 2022 MHEDA Board of Directors and MBOA

Question: The material handling industry is often referred to as “hidden in plain sight” and this lack of awareness exacerbates the war for talent. What first drew you to this industry and what would you say to someone who is considering a career in material handling distribution or manufacturing? How has your involvement in MHEDA […]

Women in Industry – Stacy Bashtanyk

I oversee the day-to-day operations of the company such as plan, direct and monitor production activities. My job is to ensure that we continue to develop and implement cost-effective processes to meet both current and future needs of our organization. Setting goals enables us to achieve our targets and keep our company on track.

Member Profile: Alliance Material Handling, Inc.

Alliance Material Handling, Inc. is an example of a company that sets itself apart from the competition, providing best in class service to its customers, and building a company culture of investment in success. Alliance is based in Jessup, Maryland, and has 175 employees serving customers in Maryland, Virginia, D.C., Delaware and West Virginia.

Women in Industry – Natalie Gundrum

Natalie Gundrum, Director of Sales, Steele Solutions, Inc. said, "Working in the material handling industry, for Steele Solutions Inc., is an extraordinarily fast-paced, action-packed experience. Each day brings new opportunities and revenue generating possibilities, requiring constant communication with internal and external customers and stakeholders. As a genuinely passionate person, with a relentless ambition to achieve more, Natalie purposefully delves into uncharted assignments and projects to exponentially expand her business acumen and agility.