OC News: July 2019

By Emily Potter on Aug 2, 2019 @ 8:00AM CDT

Employee Emergency Fund Raffle

The Employee Emergency (EE) Committee sold raffle tickets to raise money for the EE Fund. The raffle was for a Realtree Timber Big Frig Cooler, mug, bag, and a day off work. Congratulations to the winner, Malaysa Souksan!

Blood Drive

On Friday, July 12th, we hosted a blood drive for the Community Blood Bank of the Ozarks from 9:00-2:00. We’re so grateful to all the employees who participated!

Back to School Drive

We partnered with the Samaritan Community Center to collect school supplies for children in NWA ranging from Kindergarten to 12th grade.

Arkansas Naturals

On Wednesday, July 24th, we drew names for tickets to three baseball games. Congratulations to Casey Baker, Kyra Bedward, and Kyna Marshall!

Cornhole Tournament

On Friday, July 26th, Hawg Country Cornhole came to our Bentonville office to set up a cornhole tournament for OC employees.

  • First Place: Mike Comley & Jesse Utting
  • Second Place: Alan Grilli & Gabe Grilli
  • Long Toss: Alex Alvarado
  • High Score: Alan Grilli
  • Don’t Quit Your Day Job: Tessa Fischer & Sienna Lei

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Employment

With locations in Arkansas, California, and Texas, we currently employ 447 people, but that number is always changing. Check out all of our employment updates for the month including new hires and open positions.

Promotions

We’re always working to help our team members grow in their current positions as well as advance to new roles and take on additional responsibilities. We’re proud to say six employees received promotions in July.

Heather Craig

Heather has accepted the role of Domestic Order Specialist.

Megan Dwinell

Megan has accepted the role of Domestic Order Specialist.

Mikal Murders

Mikal has accepted the position of Director of IT.

Esther Sanders

Esther has taken on the job of Team Lead at JUNK.

Mark Stein

Mark has transitioned to the role of Product Experience Manager.

Lynn TenBensel

Lynn has now taken on the job of Quality Control Supervisor.

New Hires

Outdoor Cap is constantly growing, and our team members very quickly become our family. Check out our newest additions for the month of July.

Avante Flemons

Avante has taken on the job of Patch Operator in our Domestic Patch department.

Joshua Hargroder

Joshua has taken on the job of Patch Operator in our Domestic Patch department.

Beth Lewis

Beth joins us as a Customer Care Specialist.

Ricky Tanney

Ricky has joined the JUNK team as a Production Sewer.

Carter Tutt

Carter has taken on the job of Business Development Associate.

Carmen Villavicencio De Vill

Carmen has taken on the job of Patch Operator in our Domestic Patch department.

Brian Young

Brian has joined the IT team as a Full Stack Software Engineer.


Open Positions

As of today (August 2, 2018), we’re currently working to fill the position listed below; please see our career page for more information.

  • Customer Care Specialist
  • Embroidery Digitizer
  • Machine Operator (1st & 2nd Shift)
  • Maintenance Tech
  • Manager of Human Resources
  • Material Handler
  • Pre-Staging Clerk
  • Production Engineer
  • Sourcing Coordinator

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Emily Potter

Emily Potter

Emily is the Content Marketer for Outdoor Cap Co. She holds an M.A. in AD & PR from the University of Alabama and a B.B.A in Marketing. Emily is an avid Crimson Tide football fan. She has a golden retriever named Opie Winston, and a cat named Tide.

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