Joy Ribble, President ofHorton Pedestrian Access Solutions
Horton Pedestrian Access Solutions has announced the appointment of Joy Ribble to President of Horton Pedestrian Access Solutions, a division of Overhead Door Corporation that addresses specialty door and access applications under the brands Horton Automatics, Won-Door, Flex by Horton and Door Services Corporation. Ms. Ribble is succeeding Kirk Brunson, who is retiring at year’s end.
Mr. Brunson, who has served in the Horton leadership role since 2017, will spend the next several months helping with the leadership transition and working on key projects to ensure organizational success. Brunson joined Overhead Door Corporation in 2011 as VP of Business Development and Strategy and has played a key role in developing winning business strategies and key acquisitions during his tenure.
Ms. Ribble originally joined Overhead Door Corporation almost 25 years ago and was the “natural choice” to take on the role of President, according to company representatives. During her tenure, Ms. Ribble has held the roles of Plant and Regional Controller at Overhead Door, and VP of Operations and VP of Finance at Horton. During a six-year absence from Overhead Door and Horton, Ms. Ribble held several senior level finance and operations roles.
“Joy brings to her new role a wealth of experience and knowledge of the Pedestrian Access space, as well as a strong understanding of the Horton Distributor channel,” according to Kelly D. Terry, President & CEO of Overhead Door. “I look forward to Joy’s continued success as she focuses on further improvements to Horton’s service levels, lead times and new product development to better serve distributor partners, architects and end customers.”
For more information, contact Elias Campos, VP Marketing & NPD Engineering, at Elias_Campos@Overheaddoor.com, 361-866-6625.
About Horton Automatics and Horton Pedestrian Access Solutions
Horton Automatics is the premium access brand of Horton Pedestrian Access Solutions, a division of Overhead Door Corporation. With three manufacturing locations, multiple service locations, and more than 200 value-adding distribution partners across North America, Horton Pedestrian Access Solutions addresses a broad range of specialty door and access applications under the brands Horton Automatics, Won-Door, Flex by Horton, and Door Services Corporation. For more information about Horton’s brands and solutions, visit www.HortonDoors.com, www.WonDoor.com, www.FlexbyHorton.com, and www.DoorServicesCorporation.com.
About Overhead Door Corporation
OVERHEAD DOOR CORPORATION, based in Lewisville, Texas, is a leading provider of door and access solutions for residential, commercial, institutional, and industrial applications. Operating through three divisions with a focus on vehicular, pedestrian, and electronic access solutions, OVERHEAD DOOR CORPORATION serves more than 6,000 industry-leading professional distribution partners. An industry pioneer that invented the first upward-acting door in 1921, the first electric garage door opener in 1926, and the first automatic sliding door in 1954, the company manufactures door and access solutions under some of the most trusted brands in North America including Overhead Door, Wayne Dalton, Genie, Horton Automatics and Won-Door. For additional information, visit www.ohdcorporation.com.