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 equipment that continues 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 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 offer useful products and services and that we pride ourselves on our stellar level of service!"
VP of Transportation
Chip Leach is the VP of Transportation and has been in the trucking industry for 22 years. 13 of those years have been here at HOGBOX. Chip and his wife have been married 32 years and have two daughters and five grandchildren. When he is not at work, he enjoys playing the guitar and traveling. Chip brings his loyalty, honesty, and creativity to HOGBOX. When asked why he loves working at HOGBOX, Chip said, "It’s the people. It sounds corny and cliche but from the warehouse and factory to the drivers and the office staff, these folks are the best!"
Chief Financial Officer
Becky Peterson has been an employee of HOGBOX for 7 years. She started working at HOGBOX in our Accounting Department and currently is a jack of all trades. Becky has a business degree from Indian Capital Vo-tech. When Becky is not at work, she loves spending time with her 3 kids. She spends a lot of time going to her youngest’s extracurricular activities, but she does enjoy having ‘her’ time hanging out with friends, crocheting, and crafting. Becky is very structured, loyal, and caring. When asked why she loves working at HOGBOX, Becky said, "It is a laid-back atmosphere and I work with an amazing team!"
Georgia Sapp has been at HOGBOX for almost 2 years. She has spent her time as an Internet Marketing Assistant, Customer Service, Sales, and just recently got promoted to Logistics Manager. She has 5 years of experience in customer service and loves working with people. Georgia is married and has a daughter. She loves to spend her spare time with her family doing anything and everything outdoors. She also loves photography and cooking. However, movie nights are a very big thing in her house enjoying time with her family with a huge bowl of popcorn and their favorite movies. Georgia is dependable and very passionate and dedicated to her work. When asked why she loves working at HOGBOX, she said, “The HOGBOX team has truly become a second family to me. I love that I come into work every day with excitement and know it is going to be a good day. Everyone is so supportive and amazing!”
Brandi Jo Beers
Brandi Jo Beers joined the Accounting team at HOGBOX a year ago. She has six-plus years of accounting and human resources experience. She is married to a wonderful man and has 5 beautiful children. In her spare time, she loves spending time with family, friends, and her animals. She loves going camping, fishing, and her kids’ extracurricular activities. Brandi is dedicated and ambitious in everything she does and her goofy personality is a joy to have around and work with. When asked why she loves working at HOGBOX? Brandi said, “The people I get to work with are amazing!”
Ashytn Rothrock joined the Accounting team at HOGBOX this year. Ashtyn played college softball and graduated with a bachelor’s in Sport Management with a minor in Business. When she is not at work, she enjoys shopping, playing disc golf and going fishing. We are excited to see Ashytn get married and to learn and grow with HOGBOX. When asked why she loves working at HOGBOX, she said, “I love working at HOGBOX because the team is so welcoming and helpful into my transition into this new career.”
Sara Sampley has joined the HOGBOX team as the Marketing Manager. Sara brings 21 years of experience in planning, replenishment, inventory, marketing, process and procedure improvement, and consultancy from working at Walmart, Solutions for Retail Brands, Electronics Manufacturing Solutions, and RnR Tire. When she is not working, she loves going camping with her husband and 2 boys and friends. She also spends a lot of time at the ice rink or on the soccer field either watching her boys play or coaching. Sara loves to mentor others and is very passionate and driven with everything she does. When asked why she loves working at HOGBOX, she said, “The HOGBOX Team is a very passionate team and everyone is family.”
Sales and Customer Service
Toni Tompkins joined the Sales and Customer Service team about a year ago. She has brought 12 years of sales and customer service experience to the team. She loves to learn and to see herself grow in all aspects of her life. Toni is engaged and has 5 kids that she loves to spend time with and enjoy the outdoors. Toni is very vivacious, compassionate, and conscientious. When asked why she loves working at HOGBOX, she said, “I can try my best to give a "brief" answer. The people, bosses, management all of the above are so amazing. The support system you receive from this company is unbelievable! And simply because I love sales, it’s what I do best and enjoy the most!”
Sales and Customer Service
Luz Marilin Hernandez joined the Sales and Customer Service team this year. She has added so much value with her ability to speak and write bilingually. When she is not at work, she loves to spend time with her son, read, shop, and watch investigation documentaries. She is one of the most caring, nice, and loyal person that you will speak to on the phone or be greeted by. When asked why she loves working at HOGBOX, she said, “HOGBOX is a great company, everyone here is like family. I appreciate everything they do for me and for all the help they give me.”
Shop and Fleet Manager
Fredi Vizueth has been with HOGBOX for 15 years and is currently the shop manager. His determination, persistence, and family are 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 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!"