Trachte: Hires New Employees

SUN PRAIRIE, Wisconsin, July 25, 2006 – Trachte Building Systems is pleased to announce the addition of four new employees.

Denise Anderson has accepted a position in administrative/accounting support for Store-N-Save Self Storage, a Canadian subsidiary of Trachte Building Systems. In this position, Denise is responsible for assisting with purchase orders, employee and vendor records, contractor communications as well as month-end closings, payables, check runs, and bank reconciliations. Denise holds an associate of applied science degree in finance from Madison Area Technical College and her experience with the State Bar of Wisconsin and Harbour Investments will bring vast knowledge to Store-N-Save. In her free time Denise enjoys baking, quilting, knitting, and spending time with her family.

Devin Anderson has accepted a position as a product development engineer. He is responsible for developing and launching new products to help Trachte diversify its markets. Devin holds a bachelors of science degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Platteville, and is an active member of the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE). In his free time he enjoys participating in numerous outside activities with his family and owns and races a Honda CRX car. Devin’s previous experience as a project engineer will help with the growth of the company.

Jennifer Schroeder has recently been hired as an engineering technician. Her main duties include for generating proposals, contracts, plans, construction details, and bills of material. Jennifer holds an associate of the applied sciences degree in electronic technology from the Community College of the Air Force, and is currently working on her bachelors of sciences degree in technology management with a major in CAD at Herzing College. She is also an avid member of the American Design Drafting Association.

Tim Sexton has accepted a position as a PC Support Specialist. In this capacity, Tim is responsible for providing computer and network support, troubleshooting and maintaining hardware and software, installing and configure computer hardware, software, and peripheral components and providing training and technical assistance to users. Tim’s 21 years in the Air Force, including ten as a base LAN manager, will lend to the department’s level of service. He has also been involved with youth sports programs at the Sun Prairie YMCA for the past ten years.

LeAnn Spuda has joined the materials group as a purchasing agent. LeAnn’s responsibilities will include supplier management, on time delivery, and effective cost negotiations. LeAnn holds an associate of applied sciences degree in mechanical design as well as a bachelor of sciences degree in business management. Her previous years of experience in mechanical design, purchasing and inventory control will contribute to company growth.

Trachte is pleased to welcome Denise, Devin, Jennifer, Tim, and LeAnn.

Trachte Building Systems, an employee-owned company and the leading manufacturer and supplier in the self-storage industry, markets a full-line of pre-engineered steel building systems. Subsidiaries of Trachte include Trac-Rite Door, a premier manufacturer of steel roll-up doors, and Fire Facilities Inc., the leading manufacturer of steel fire training towers.

Trachte is devoted to providing superior products, uncompromised service, and unmatched industry knowledge throughout the entire customer experience. This devotion, along with over 105 years of manufacturing experience, has given the company a leading edge in the self-storage industry.

For more information about Trachte Building Systems and its products, please contact Trachte at 800-356-5824 or visit