Last updateTue, 16 Jul 2019 9pm

Hoover & Strong announces new hires, promotions

Hoover eRichmond, Virginia-based Hoover & Strong has announced Danforth (Dani) Cutler has taken on the role of Customer Service and Marketing Manager. Dani is a Richmond native and the daughter of Torrance Hoover, President of Hoover & Strong.

After graduating from the College of William & Mary, Dani spent two years in Hoover & Strong’s management training program. She left the family business and went on to earn a master’s degree in brand management from Virginia Commonwealth University, graduating as Valedictorian. From there, Dani worked as a digital marketing specialist for Volkswagen of America and as a Senior Brand Strategist for Joe Smith, a brand strategy firm, where her clients included Pratt & Whitney and Friesland Campina. Dani will focus on growing business through top-notch customer service and impactful marketing efforts.

Torrance Hoover, Jr. (TD) has been promoted to Jewelry Supervisor for Casting & Toolroom at Hoover & Strong. TD is from Richmond and graduated from Virginia Military Institute with a degree in Economics. After serving as an inside sales rep at Snagajob in Richmond, TD joined Hoover & Strong in 2016 and worked through Hoover & Strong’s management training program. TD currently oversees the Casting and Toolroom departments in the Jewelry division where his primary focus is increasing production output while making it more efficient with technological improvements.

Marcin Piszczatowski has been promoted to Jewelry Supervisor for Bands and Findings at Hoover & Strong. Marcin moved to the U.S. in 2002 from Poland where he received a degree in Mechanical Engineering with a specialization in machine building. Marcin began working in the jewelry district in New York City. After 9 years in New York, Marcin moved to Richmond in 2011 to start his career with Hoover and Strong as Bands Manager. In his new role, Marcin oversees the bands and findings departments in the Jewelry division.

About Hoover & Strong

In business for over 106 years, Hoover & Strong is a leading US precious metals manufacturer of over 30,000 environmentally and socially responsible jewelry products and services. All Hoover & Strong products are made in the USA from Harmony Recycled Precious Metals. They also offer contract casting, diamond setting, assembly, finishing, eco-friendly refining and diamond auction services. Learn more about Hoover & Strong’s products and services at www.HooverandStrong.com.