Team Member Spotlight: April 2023

Frank Rye, Operations Manager

Northend Gear & Machine – Fairfield, OH

Learn About Frank

What is something your co-workers may not know about you? 

They know what they need to know! 

What are your favorite hobbies?

Camping, Boating, Shooting

Before working at Nix/ Northend, what was the most unusual or interesting job you ever had?

I’ve been with Northend since I was 17, the only other job I’ve really had was becoming a Marine. I joined the Marine Reserves in 2001 and was on Parris Island when 9-11   happened.

Are you married? 

Yes, my wife is Edith.

Do you have any children? 

 Yes 3, Rebecca, Zachary, and Benjamin.

What is your favorite thing about working at Nix Companies?  

The people I work with everyday and the ability to learn something new all the time.

What has been your favorite project you’ve designed or worked on so far at Nix Companies? 

My favorite projects have been teaching the younger guys and watching them take over and start teaching the next generation and so on.