Ardmore, Okla. - Dot Foods, one of the area's largest employers, is proud to announce the hiring of Rob Hendry as warehouse manager. Oklahoma Distribution Center Assistant General Manager Mike Ford made the announcement.

"Rob has a great deal of warehouse experience that will help him tremendously in his transition," Ford said about Hendry, who will soon relocate to the Ardmore area and is scheduled to start at Dot on October 22. "We're really excited about his leadership ability with him coming from a military background."

A photo of Hendry can be found at http://bit.ly/RPGm4b.

Hendry joins Dot with several years of distribution and warehouse experience. After graduating with a degree in computer science engineering from the United States Military Academy, Hendry served with distinction as a brigade operations officer until leaving the Army in 2000 as a Major. He most recently served as operations manager for the Family Dollar distribution center in Duncan, Oklahoma.

"I am humbled by the year over year successes Dot has experienced and am excited to be part of such a winning team," said Hendry. "I look forward to learning from the team and contributing my experience where appropriate."