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Hy-Tek Material Handling Appoints Integrated Systems Division President & Donnie Johnson and Mark BrunerEVP

Donnie Johnson and Mark Bruner Promoted

February 12, 2020

Hy-Tek Material Handling’s Integrated Systems (IS) division is pleased to announce the appointment of Donnie Johnson as president and Mark Bruner as executive vice president. Based in Greater Cincinnati and serving customers nationwide, the Hy-Tek IS division has the experience and expertise to engineer, design, and implement strategic plans for any material handling application. Hy-Tek IS solutions include integrated conveyor systems, engineered storage systems, receiving and shipping systems, robotic palletizing cells, automated picking technologies including pick-to-light, and complete turnkey projects.

As Integrated Systems division president, Johnson is responsible for sales and marketing and serves as key account executive for major system users. He oversees a team of experienced professionals working out of offices in Georgia, Kentucky, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Tennessee. A seasoned professional with over four decades of industry experience, including 18 years with Hy-Tek, Johnson previously held the position of executive VP, sales. He is charged with growing the IS division nationally.

As executive vice president, Bruner oversees all Hy-Tek IS division operations and installation services, excluding sales and marketing. With 40 years of industry experience, including 18 years with Hy-Tek, he previously held the position of executive VP, operations. Bruner and the IS team are dedicated to delivering innovative engineering solutions that integrate technology, equipment, and the latest industry practices.

“Hy-Tek has been delivering exceptional material handling support to our customers for 57 years. On behalf of Mark Bruner and the entire Integrated Systems team, I am committed to making our customers more competitive, efficient, and productive for the next half century—and beyond,” said Johnson.

About Hy-Tek Material Handling, Inc.

Hy-Tek is the premier single-source provider of material handling solutions for a wide range of industries including manufacturing, distribution, retail, construction, food, electronics, and automotive. Since 1963, Hy-Tek and its best-in-class industry partners—including manufacturers of industrial equipment; conveyor systems; automated storage and retrieval systems; rack, and shelving—have been providing customers large and small with turnkey solutions. From customized one-of-a-kind handling and storage systems to pre-assembled buildings and off-the-shelf products—Hy-Tek’s experienced team of engineering, sales, operations, and project management professionals partner with customers to help enhance productivity, streamline processes, and boost profitability.


See Hy-Tek in Action

Every systems project is different, but they all start the same, with a blank page and a focus on the data, objectives and conceptual design. Our systems integration team uses a blend of young and experienced talent to develop custom solutions to meet your project requirements and overall goals. It’s this mix of new ideas alongside tried and true experience that makes Hy-Tek a trusted partner of customers who rely on our services again and again.


“The Hy-Tek onsite service is extremely flexible to our needs as they perform preventative maintenance service around our operational schedule. Hy-Tek is professional and they take the extra steps so our facility can continue to be productive while maintaining our equipment.”

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“We consider Hy-Tek to be one of our most valued business partners. Their systems expertise and depth of experience, attention to details, and excellent execution has helped us deliver projects on time and with budget, whether for smaller simple upgrades to existing facilities or major projects like new ‘greenfield’ distribution centers.”

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