Straightpoint Names Operations Manager | Construction News

Straightpoint Inc., Camarillo, Calif., has named Myron Jones as its operations manager. 

Jones, the former CEO of NMB Technologies, has  been consulting for Straightpoint’s strategic partner Group Four Transducers Inc., since he retired from full-time employment. Group Four was part of a consortium that developed the Running Line Dynamometer, a feature of Straightpoint’s tension in motion range. Prior to NMB, Jones was marketing manager for Pratt & Whitney Aircraft, a division of United Technologies. His career began at McDonnell Douglas Corporation (now Boeing) as an aerodynamics engineer.

“Myron has huge experience in industry both in leadership and marketing positions," said David Ayling, president of Straightpoint. "I am very open about our growth plans in North America and building a team of staff whose skill-sets complement each other is integral to that. Myron has been recruited with execution of that plan in mind.”

Jones joins John Molidor, the general manager and leader of the company’s U.S. subsidiary; Tressie LaBass, customer and sales support administrator; and Johnny Gonzalez, technician, at Camarillo headquarters, while Aaron Orsak, technical sales engineer, covers Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama from his Houston base.