Meet Our Team
Earl Farrell, CEO
Earl Farrell is the founder of HOGBOX, Co-owner, and serves as the CEO. Earl is a true visionary and applies that to his work at HOGBOX by securing products, materials, and the equipment that continue to position HOGBOX as an Industry leader. He enjoys jogging and biking in his free time, he is self-motivated and super focused. Earl is driven every day to move the success needle both personally and professionally, he uses that drive and ability to focus to inspire those around him to do the same. You'll find Earl every day working out at Fayetteville Athletic Club or jogging Fayetteville's trail system. His focus the last couple of years has been to do muscle ups and walking on his hands!
Lori Devecsery, President
Lori Devecsery has been with the company for over 21 years. She is Co-owner and currently serves as company President. She uses her skills with interpersonal communication to work with the HOGBOX team to help everyone reach their goals. Her competitive nature and drive for success have helped move herself and the company forward in more ways than one. Lori enjoys gardening, spending time with her three boys and traveling every chance she gets! The funny, witty, and very determined Lori brings her all to HOGBOX every day.
When asked why she loves working at HOGBOX her response was, "I love working at HOGBOX because I've helped grow it from the ground floor. I love that we o?er useful products and services and that we pride ourselves on our stellar level of service!"
VP of Transportation
Chip Leach, VP of Transportation
Chip Leach is the VP of Transportation and works in sales, he has been with HOGBOX for 11 years. He is a people person and a problem solver, Chip makes the customer's concerns our concerns and works with them to find the best solution. He is an empathetic and inquisitive person who is driven by the people around him. In his free time Chip enjoys riding motorcycles and is a part- time musician.
When asked why he loves working at HOGBOX Chip said, "The people and work culture, it is truly a team effort here."
Becky Peterson, Bookkeeping
Becky Peterson has been an employee of HOGBOX for 5 years, and works as our bookkeeper. Her driven personality paired with her giving and motivating qualities, help things run smooth day to day in the office. On top of that, Becky's family and efforts to push everyone to succeed is what drives her to be on top of her game every moment of every day. Becky is a mother of 3 and an animal lover, when asked to describe herself she said she is polite, assertive, and very faithful!
When asked why she loves working at HOGBOX Becky said, "The environment is laid back and the people are easy going."
Customer Service Representative
Candice Dobbs, Customer Service Representative
Candice Dobbs has been with HOGBOX for less than a year, she works in Customer service as well as dispatch and bookkeeping. Candice brings her polite demeanor and detail oriented approach to everything she does in the office, and truly strives to help every customer. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family, cookouts and fishing.
When asked why she loves working at HOGBOX Candice said, "Everyone puts in a team effort, it is really like a family!"
Ted Brumbelow, Sales Representative
Ted Brumbelow has been with HOGBOX for less than a year serving as the Outside Sales Consultant. He brings years of experience in the waste and recycling industry to HOGBOX along with great customer service skills in efforts to grow the business. He enjoys hiking and traveling during his free time and prides himself in his integrity. His competitive drive paired with his steady and honest personality has led to his success.
When asked why he loves working at HOGBOX Ted said, "The diverse amount of services and products offered. Management has been very open to new ideas."
Internet Marketing Assistant
Georgia Poplin, Internet Marketing Assistant
Marketing Assistant. Her knowledge of technology and ability to adapt has allowed her to easily multitask between projects and bring a fresh creative look to HOGBOX's Social Media. Her drive to keep moving forward and build herself up from whatever is thrown at her along with her family and personal goals push her to succeed every day. Georgia is a stubborn, witty, and caring mother of 1 who enjoys time outside, reading paired with tea and everything nature.
When asked why she loves working at HOGBOX Georgia said, "The environment is relaxing, the co-workers are so supportive and caring. I love the customer service side of the business with the everyday work!"
Danya Slate, Office Assistant
Danya Slate has been with HOGBOX for less than a year working as the Office Assistant. She brings her ability to adapt to the office by multitasking wherever she is needed, she loves to work and has great organizational skills. Her upbeat and overall happy personality is always nice to see. Her goal of one day owning her own business is what drives her to continue to spend everyday learning in the office. She is currently a junior at Greenland High school and enjoys spending her time outdoors.
When asked why she loves working at HOGBOX Danya said, "I love all my co-workers."
Michael Workman, Fleet Manager
Michael has been with HOGBOX for 10 years and currently serves as Fleet Manager. He shows his integrity daily in his actions and when making decisions at work to keep the company and employees best interest at heart. His easy-going and calm personality along with being driven by family and culture has led to his success. He enjoys off-road adventures and bonfires in his free time.
When asked why he loves working at HOGBOX Michael said, "You can't buy a better group of people to work with or for!"
Fredi Vizueth, Shop Manager
Fredi has been with HOGBOX for 15 years and is currently the shop manager. His determination, persistence, and family is what drives him to work hard and keep moving forward. He is a very resourceful problem solver who has proven himself reliable day after day. Fredi enjoys time with his family and going to the river.
When asked why he loves working at HOGBOX Fredi said, "It is a great group of people, and I enjoy the company."
Hector Vizueth, Plant Manager
Hector Vizueth has been with HOGBOX for 21 years and currently is the Plant Manager at Hogeye Pallet Company. He is a detail oriented, level headed people person who makes for a great boss. Hector is always fixing things and working on his '72 Chevy, in his free time enjoys spending time with his 3 kids and caring for his "small farm".
When asked why he loves working at HOGBOX Hector said, "I like everything about working at HOGBOX!"
HOGBOX in the Community
From Baseball games on the HOGBOX field, supporting local schools, and helping local fire departments train we are always involved in our community!