Roland Hosts 9th Annual Customer Appreciation Fish Fry

Mon October 29, 2012 - Midwest Edition
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The grandchildren of Marybeth and Ray Roland play around on some equipment. (L-R) are Louis Pennell, William Pennell, Henry Pennell, Alaina Roland and Mile Roland.
The grandchildren of Marybeth and Ray Roland play around on some equipment. (L-R) are Louis Pennell, William Pennell, Henry Pennell, Alaina Roland and Mile Roland.
The grandchildren of Marybeth and Ray Roland play around on some equipment. (L-R) are Louis Pennell, William Pennell, Henry Pennell, Alaina Roland and Mile Roland. (L-R): Mike Bond of Roland Machinery Co.; Mike Haberman of Halverson construction; and Mike Brunson Roland Machinery Co., join up at the annual fish fry. (L-R): David Tyrolt, president and CEO Dunn Company; Matt Roland, president of Roland Machinery Co.; Jay Germann, used equipment manager of Roland Machinery Co.; and Josh Broughton, P.H. Broughton & Son hang out during Roland’s annual fish fry. Mark Reeter, retired from Roland machinery Co., came to lend a hand and cook up some perch for the annual fish fry. Company Founder Earl Roland and wife Ruthie Roland smile for the camera. (L-R): Dan and Jerry Moore of Moore excavating sign up to win some door prizes. Jessica Richardson (L), Roland machinery Co., and friend Leina Schmidt make sure everyone gets a goodie bag. (L-R): Mary Beth Roland, wife of CEO Ray Roland; Karen Brown; Chris Brown; baby Hannah Brown; and Roland Machiney Co. President Matt Roland enjoy the annual customer appreciation fish fry. (L-R): Steve Dunlevy and Dan Smith, both of Roland Machinery Co.; welcome Mark Stahl and Greg Beyers, both of Dunn Company; to the annual customer appreciation fish fry. Mike Brunson (L), Roland Machinery Co., and Dunn Company’s Jim Ragle stand outside the excavator basketball contest court. Jeremiah Williams, Ace Contracting, shows his operating skills while competing in the excavator basketball contest. Taking a seat on this Hamm HD8 roller, Wiley Moske of Modern Scrap Inc., watches the excavator basketball contest. (L-R): Jay Germann, Roland Machinery Co.; Janey and Al White, Allen White Excavating; and Chris Ingram, Roland Machinery Co. pose with some Komatsu iron. (L-R): In front of the Komatsu PC55 mini-excavator, Tony Boehme, Roland Machinery Co., and Ron Priddy and Steve Rawlings of Springfield. (L-R): Rachel Pennell, human resources manager of Roland Machinery Co.; mother-in-law Carol Pennell; and Roland Machinery Co. CEO Ray Roland are all smiles at the 9th annual customer appreciation fish fry.

Roland Machinery Co. hosted its 9th Annual Customer Appreciation Fish Fry Oct. 12 in Springfield, Ill. In addition to the great food, attendees had some fun participating in an excavator basketball contest.