Ron Earley was a twenty-five year employee of Hobart Corporation and had management oversight of the subsidiary which became Powershelf, when it was managed directly by Hobart. He joined the Company as one of its founding employees. He holds a degree in electrical engineering with fifteen years of engineering management experience, the last two of which were with Hobart as Vice President of Engineering for the Food Retail Division.
While at Hobart, Mr. Earley had a very successful history of bringing new products to the retail marketplace. He led development efforts in computers and software and in industrial food equipment. He was involved in product sourcing and has extensive experience in Asian relations.