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Our dedicated employees are the key to our success and our customers' satisfaction.  We are committed to providing our employees with a positive, enriching and challenging careers which has resulted in high long-term retention of top performers. 

Executive Team

Ron Stanley
President/CEORon Stanley

After obtaining his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Washington State University, Ron served as a Manufacturing Engineer with IBM in San Jose and Tucson.  After rejoining Empire Bolt in 1985, Ron developed our initial Quality Management System and Quality Inspection Lab.  He is active in Rotary International and serves on the Board of Directors for Boy Scouts of America, is a Trustee of the Washington State University Foundation and is a past president of the Western Association of Fastener Distributors (now Pac-West). Ron is currently Pac-West's Secretary/Treasurer.



Jennifer Sturm
General ManagerJennifer Harder

Jennifer has worked in different capacities with Empire Bolt since 1997.  She holds a B.A. in Vocal Performance from Whitworth University and currently serves on the Board of Directors and as Vice President of The Fastener Training Institute. 




Quality and Operations

Dana WilsonDana Wilson

Dana returned to Empire Bolt in January of 2014.  At that time, she was involved in improving processes in the material handling area as well as becoming our Quality Systems Coordinator.  In September of 2015, Dana was promoted to Warehouse Operations Manager.  Dana's focus on process improvement and promoting a team atmosphere are already having a positive impact. 



Department Leadership

  • Scott Sturm - Sales Team Leader
  • Valerie Beasley - Business Development
  • Teri Burt - Purchasing Lead
  • Dana Wilson - Warehouse Operations/Quality Systems