Since starting at his parent's machine shop over 45 years ago, Bill has gained valuable experience in steel fabrication, equipment design, & manufacturing. After 10 years in the family business and 3 years in the US Army, Bill returned to school to earn his BBA from the University of Mary Harden Baylor and an MBA from the University of Texas in Austin. Jones has started or acquired another half dozen companies over the past 12 years.
Clydette Jones is Vice President of BJ3 Industries, Inc. and works with her husband, Bill, in the daily operations of their businesses. Clydette’s experience comes from 25 years in local government as part of the executive management team. She directs and oversees all human resource and risk management functions of the companies. Clydette also focuses much of her time supporting the companies’ sales managers, assisting marketing projects and trade show scheduling and management.
Vice President of Manufacturing
Chad has been with Lely NC since 2003. He began his career with Lely on the shop floor as a welder and has progressed rapidly to his current position as a significant part of the leadership of Lely Tank & Waste Solutions. As Vice President of Manufacturing, Chad will continue to be responsible for ensuring the timely and quality production of all our products and services. He oversees the manufacturing operations in the North Carolina and Texas facilities.
Southwest Regional Sales ManagerSC, FL, GA, AL, MS
Dean Cassels joined the Lely Team in 2016 to service this region. His gained expertise in the liquid waste industry as an owner/operator of a successful portable toilet business in South Florida. And yes, Dean is a Gator, through and through. He has also been known to have his golf clubs in his car on sales trips.
Southwest/ Central Regional Sales ManagerTX, OK, NM, AR & LA
Before joining Lely in 2014, Tim spent many years in the trucking and quarry business, having owned and managed his own businesses. Although Tim has been in Texas many years, and is based from our Texas facility, he is a Cornhusker, through and through…just ask him. For fun, Tim fly’s helicopters.
Mid/ Atlantic Regional Sales ManagerNC, TN, KY, VA, WV, DE, MD
Ronnie Ezzell is the newest member of the Lely Sales Team, coming aboard in November 2016. Ronnie, a newcomer to the liquid waste industry, has been a business owner in addition to 10+ years of experience serving customers as a Sales Representative in the industrial supply field. And if that’s not enough, Ronnie is quite the singer and performer. But most important…he is a Tarheel!