Meet the team

We are here to help!

Our energized, hard-working, highly-motivated team ensures customer satisfaction. We are here to help in any way we can.

Need product information? A custom-engineered solution? Delivery details? Help with billing? Give us a call.

You can reach any of our staff by calling the main switchboard number, 832.252.9116, or you can email them directly using their contact details below.

Ryan Walsh
Owner and Founder

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Andrew Yost
Vice President
Andrew has been a member of Metal Zinc since 2016 serving many different roles since that time. With six and half years selling fabricated ductwork to commercial products, Andrew’s experience allowed him to transition from construction projects to manufacturing HVAC sheetmetal components providing a great resource for our customer base. Throughout his time at Metal Zinc Andrew has continually strived to take the company to the next level while strengthening our mission of providing our customers with the best possible products at the right price.

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Chuck Russ
Director of Sales and Marketing
Chuck has over 30 years of experience in the HVAC Industry with both manufacturers and distributors. He has run HVAC Equipment sales and marketing for both York International (now a subsidiary of Johnson Controls) and Goodman Manufacturing (now a subsidiary of Daikin Worldwide). Chuck also ran the operations for welding manufacturer Thermadyne Industry’s Specialty Markets Group (now a subsidiary of Esab). On the HVAC distribution side, he served in a consulting and selling capacity for ACR Group (now a subsidiary of Watsco) and Standard Supply.
Chuck is responsible for all sales and marketing efforts at Metal Zinc.

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Bill Harter
Vice President of Equipment Engineering
Bill has been at Metal Zinc since 2016. His responsibilities include the planning, designing & overseeing the development of new production equipment as well as asset preservation for Metal Zinc. Some of his other responsibilities include the
procurement of the necessary equipment, gear, and raw materials needed to keep Metal Zinc the leader in the HVAC components industry year after year.

Mike Aceves
Production Manager
As a member of the Metal Zinc team since 2011, Mike has overseen the growth and success of the production department. Mike’s main priority is ensuring that the schedule for production meets our customers delivery expectations while maintaining the highest safety standards and quality goals. Mike has been in the HVAC Sheetmetal industry since 2005, bringing field install experience and ductwork fabrication skills to the manufacturing environment. He works closely with our AutoCAD detailers to design and develop new products for Metal Zinc.

Amanda Roeder
Warehouse Supervisor
Originally hired as a production employee with little experience in the manufacturing field, Amanda has advanced quickly to become Metal Zinc's Shipping and Receiving Warehouse Supervisor. Amanda oversees all of the warehouse operations, inventory management, quality control, inventory accuracy, scheduling shipments, and stock management.

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