Bliss Industries, LLC, a manufacturer of hammermills, pelletmills, coolers and related equipment, announces that Greg Alles has agreed to join the company as President.
Alles has a long history in the industries served by Bliss, having worked both as an employee and a sales representative for companies that manufacture equipment serving many of the same industries as Bliss early in his career. Alles joined Bliss in 1992 where he ran sales strategy, developed the network of sales representatives and developed marketing strategies and literature. Over time, his role broadened as he served as a senior executive for the company. In 2005 Alles began working for Kice Industries with regional responsibility for the distribution of Kice products and services, most notably air systems and engineering services that are complementary to the Bliss product line. In this role, Alles worked directly with many of the Bliss sales representatives on major customer projects. In addition to his work experience, Alles has also produced many trade publications on hammermills, pelleting and cooling, including a chapter in an industry textbook entitled “The Proper Sizing and Installation of Hammermills.”
Bliss Industries, Inc. was founded in 1981 by Bill Bliss in Ponca City and Bliss Industries products quickly became the industry standard for Hammermills and Pelletmills. In July of 2007 Pennington Allen Capital Partners, a private investment firm, entered into a partnership with Bliss Industries and the two partners of the firm, W. Lane Pennington and Mark H. Allen are active as senior executive officers and board members of Bliss Industries, LLC.